| Mar 18, 2014
| 3:11 PM
Old Dominion, which won eight of its last 11 women's basketball games, will host Navy at 7 p.m. Thursday in the first round of the Women's National Invitation Tournament. The bracket was released late Monday night.
The Lady Monarchs (17-15) lost in...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 5:57 PM
HARTFORD — The city celebrated the UConn men's and women's basketball teams' national championships Sunday with a victory parade through downtown, and it was one of the biggest parties Hartford has ever seen.
An estimated 200,000 people lined...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 4:00 PM
HARTFORD — One day after the city drew more than 200,000 for the UConn dual championship celebration, Hartford scored another college basketball triumph.
The American Athletic Conference announced Monday it will play its men's basketball...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 5:55 PM
During a media session prior to the February 2009 Super Bowl between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Arizona Cardinals, Steelers coach Mike Tomlin pointed at me and said, "You owe me for getting you a week's vacation in Tampa."
Tomlin was right. Sort of....
| 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 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...
| 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,'"...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 3:56 PM
STORRS — Aside from the inevitable personnel changes, there is something else that distinguishes this UConn team from the one that won the national championship last season.
These Huskies enter the NCAA Tournament reasonably healthy. That wasn't...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 1:24 PM
HAMPTON — Shortly before they took the court in Albuquerque, N.M., to face Kentucky in the 2011 NCAA tournament, Hampton University coach David Six sensed that his players were uncharacteristically quiet and edgy.
Six tried to snap them out of it....
| 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...