| Sep 4, 2013
| 7:28 AM
We’re accustomed to upsets in college football, particularly early in the season, when nobody knows anything and everyone tries to gain footing and determine where they stand. But the first weekend was remarkable, as a bunch of Football Championship...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 7:23 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and producer-editor Jonas Shaffer weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
How much improved is Maryland’s offense with C.J. Brown running it?
| Sep 14, 2013
| 8:42 PM
EAST HARTFORD, Conn. —Maryland coach Randy Edsall might have felt a little disoriented walking out of the visitors locker room Saturday night at Connecticut's Rentschler Field.
Edsall spent a dozen seasons at UConn and was here when the stadium...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 7:00 AM
After losing its first two games, the University of Connecticut football team faces the powerful Michigan Wolverines this weekend at Rentschler Field in East Hartford. While Husky Nation hopes for an upset, there are loud grumblings that coach Paul...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 9:55 AM
Welcome to week 4 of the college football season, or as it’s also known, Snoozefest ’13. This week’s schedule is more disappointing than the final season of “Dexter.” The biggest game of the week is Notre Dame vs....
| Sep 23, 2013
| 4:26 PM
The way UConn coach Paul Pasqualoni sees it, the Huskies have improved from one game to the next.
They were better against Maryland in Week 2 than they were against Towson in Week 1, and they were better against Michigan in Week 3 than they were against...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 7:00 AM
EAST HARTFORD —If they played like this every game, they wouldn't be 0-3. If they played like this every game, Paul Pasqualoni wouldn't be 10-17 since taking over in 2011 and his job wouldn't be hanging by a thread or two.
If the Rentschler...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 3:44 PM
UConn is looking for a new head football coach to lift its team from its doldrums. There reportedly haven’t been any coaching interviews yet. But Courant sports columnist Jeff Jacobs has put forward a few names, as have other writers. What’s...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 8:12 AM
This past weekend, I attended my 10 year college reunion, and I realized a few things. First off, everyone is pregnant, even the guys. Secondly, nobody wants to grow up. You haven’t lived until you’ve seen a bunch of 32-year old pregnant...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 3:33 PM
As a Connecticut man named John Stotler observed on Facebook this week, it's tough for journalists to keep writing stories about the national stalemate and shutdown. How many times can you write, "No, nothing happened today. Nope. Sorry," before you...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 1:05 PM
PONTE VEDRA, Fla. — On a day that included plenty of handshakes and introductions, coaches and athletic directors began the American Athletic Conference spring meetings by discussing the minutiae.
They talked about bylaws and scheduling, heard...