| Apr 17, 2014
| 10:42 AM
Paige Hanson, a senior attacker on the national champion North Carolina lacrosse team, was honored earlier this month as one of the NCAA's Elite 89 Award winners with a trip to the NCAA men's basketball Final Four and a Bruce Springsteen concert.
| Apr 23, 2014
| 7:06 AM
BOSTON – There were a lot of champions at Fenway Park on Tuesday. And if there is one thing one champion can appreciate, it's another.
"Attitude, man, attitude," said David Ortiz, the Red Sox's World Series MVP and legendary clutch performer....
| Apr 23, 2014
| 12:36 PM
Loyola Maryland women's lacrosse coach Jen Adams first noticed Marlee Paton at a clinic in Melbourne, Australia, when Paton was just 12.
"I remember seeing Marlee there as this tiny little peanut and thinking, 'This kid is going to be something else,'"...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 5:03 PM
UConn's Amida Brimah will have surgery Friday to repair the torn labrum in his left shoulder, which will require a four- to five-month rehabilitation process.
UConn released a statement: "While the condition was not severe enough to warrant surgery...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 8:48 PM
Track and field:
At the Penn Relays in Philadelphia, Hampton University’s women’s 4x100-meter relay finished eighth in qualifying at 45.43 seconds to earn a berth in Friday’s Championship of America race.
Norfolk State was...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 3:32 PM
Face it, the people who have the real fun during March Madness are the college kids who pile into a substandard car, sleep on a friend's floor, paint their faces and scream their heads off for their teams. When their team responds as the UConn Huskies did...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 2:15 AM
UConn won its first men's basketball national title in 1999 and was after a second in 2004.
On March 27, 2004, the Huskies defeated Alabama 87-71 in an NCAA Tournament Elite Eight game in Phoenix. Ben Gordon, named most outstanding player of the Phoenix...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 4:15 AM
Geno Auriemma has had four unbeaten seasons as UConn women's basketball coach and very well could be headed for a fifth.
But he is really living up to the pressure the first UConn team put on him more than a century ago.
The Huskies' unbeaten seasons:...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 4:05 AM
Three months after taking a job he figured would last four years, Geno Auriemma, 31 years old, was certainly ready to coach his Huskies for the first time.
After all, like any aspiring professional, he hoped his day would finally come. And here it was,...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 6:05 PM
Dr. Kenneth Edelin
Physician in 1970s
landmark abortion case
Dr. Kenneth Edelin, 74, a Boston physician who was at the center of a landmark abortion case in the 1970s, died Monday in Sarasota, Fla. He had cancer, said his wife, Barbara.
| Mar 22, 2014
| 8:34 PM
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Briana Brown waited nearly 40 minutes for her first basket on Saturday, but she made it count.
The senior guard from St. John's hit a three-point dagger with 0.4 seconds remaining to beat USC, 71-68, in a first-round NCAA women'...