| Jan 18, 2014
| 3:54 PM
The annual NCAA Convention wrapped up Saturday in San Diego, and all the buzz centered on the out-of-control notion that college football players deserve to be paid.
"Nine-figure athletic budgets built with the sweat of uncompensated amateur athletes...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 1:24 AM
3 a.m. Tennis: Australian Open. ESPN2
4 a.m. Golf: Abu Dhabi Championship (in United Arab Emirates). Golf
7:40 a.m. Soccer: English Premier League: Southampton at Sunderland. NBCSN
9 a.m. Tennis: Australian Open (d.). ESPN2
9 a.m. Talk:...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 6:22 PM
MEMPHIS — The Huskies were jubilant after their victory on Thursday night, the jubilation of a job well done.
Still, there was also the acknowledgment of a job half done.
"We can't get lost in this moment," coach Kevin Ollie said after UConn's 83-...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 9:57 AM
University School linebacker Brandon Russell is headed north a little ahead of schedule. Russell told the Sun Sentinel Thursday morning that he plans to early enroll at Rutgers and start classes on Monday.
Russell, who is the 35th ranked player in...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 6:38 PM
MEMPHIS — As soon as the American Athletic Conference was assembled, it was apparent that UConn and Memphis would have the best chance of forming a rivalry.
The Huskies have all those Big East banners on their wall, and Memphis was a flagship of...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 12:15 PM
UCF will not play FIU in 2014 and is looking for a replacement to complete its schedule, two sources close to the football program confirmed.
According to the sources, both FIU and UCF wanted to move the game from its Sept. 6 date. UCF wanted a bye week...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 4:26 PM
Let's break out the pom-poms and embrace the pageantry of college football:
The UCF Knights celebrating a magical season by hanging with Mickey and Minnie for a parade at Disney World.
Bobby Petrino and Lane Kiffin doing the perp walk, marking their...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 2:20 PM
BRIDGEPORT — UConn's first regular-season women's basketball game at the Webster Bank Arena was a great commercial success. A sellout crowd of 9,274 turned out for the Huskies' 80-36 win over Temple on Saturday.
The crowd tied the record set by the...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 12:28 AM
7 a.m. Golf: Volvo Champions third round (d. in Durban, South Africa).--Golf
7:40 a.m. Soccer: English Premier League: Chelsea at Hull City.--NBCSN
9 a.m. Talk: Sports Highlights (d.; on Cox cable channel 47 and Verizon FiOs 17 in Newport News).-...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 7:37 AM
UCF sophomore Briahanna Jackson has left the Knights’ women's basketball team for personal reasons, coach Joi Williams announced Friday morning in a statement.
Jackson, the Conference USA freshman of the year, was averaging a team-high 17.8 points...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 7:22 PM
STORRS — As the meteorologists have been saying the past few days, the world can be a cold place to work and play.
They are correct. And sometimes, even the air temperature can be unbearable.
The point is, Houston, in last place in the...