| Nov 5, 2013
| 8:20 PM
HARTFORD – Ah, the preseason in women's college basketball, a time when powerhouses prepare and opponents arrive wide-eyed and leave stunned but well-compensated financially.
It happened again Tuesday at the XL Center. The friendship between...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 3:26 PM
STORRS — It was a field trip, which for some students is perhaps a license to tune out, lay low.
Jason Irizarry took a group of UConn basketball players from his urban education class to one of the poorest districts in the United States, to the...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 3:47 PM
STORRS — A year ago, UConn had to master the art of playing with nothing to lose. While the Huskies had their shortcomings, lack of motivation — a sense of playing as if it didn't really matter because they were ineligible for the postseason...
| Nov 12, 2013
During his college playing days at Green Bay more than 20 years ago, Tony Bennett craved games against state basketball heavyweights Wisconsin and Marquette. After all, what better way for a so-called mid-major program to measure itself than against...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 10:48 PM
7 a.m. Exhibition baseball: Toronto vs. Tampa Bay (d.).--MLB Net.
9:30 a.m. Golf: Trophee Hassan II first round (in Agadir, Morocco).--Golf
9:30 a.m. Basketball: Feb. 2006: Bethel boys vs. Kecoughtan.--LSC 48
10 a.m. Exhibition baseball:...
| Oct 28, 2011
The night began with alcohol, athletes and a group of freshman women. Before sunrise last Halloween, two female students would say they were sexually attacked by Marquette University athletes, touching off a crisis that quietly engulfed the school.
| Nov 21, 2012
| 5:57 PM
Crystal Thomas got from Elgin to Notre Dame on a trip that took her past South Carolina and Milwaukee via a Bulgarian connection.
When she arrived last summer to get a jump on the academic challenge of being a major college athlete, Thomas became part of...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 10:12 PM
Memphis, a current Conference USA member and college basketball power, will be introduced as the newest member of Big East Wednesday.
The Big East has scheduled a noon teleconference to formally introduce the Tigers, who will be joining the league in all...
| Dec 1, 2012
| 8:20 PM
Rick Majerus, the college basketball coach who led Utah to the 1998 NCAA final and had only one losing season in 25 years with four schools, died Saturday. He was 64.
Utah industrialist Jon Huntsman Sr., the coach's longtime friend, confirmed in a...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 12:09 PM
1 AIC, Gampel Pavilion, W, 78-63
4 UMass-Lowell, XL Center, Hartford, W, 100-62
9: Michigan State (Armed Forces Classic, Ramstein Air Base, Germany), W, 66-62
13: Vermont, Gampel Pavilion, W, 67-49...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 9:06 AM
It is never easy replacing a legend, someone whose name is synonomous with the program.
As they say, though, someone has to do it.
In this case, former UConn player Kevin Ollie is replacing Jim Calhoun as UConn men's basketball coach.
Calhoun is in the...