| Sep 29, 2012
| 3:27 PM
— Sitting on a 17-point lead in the waning minutes of the third quarter, UConn was breezing toward a comfortable victory Saturday afternoon at Rentschler Field.
An emphatic win would set up UConn for its upcoming Big East Conference schedule and...
| Oct 6, 2012
| 4:08 PM
— You know something is wrong when Nick Williams can't find anything positive to say. To be clear, after Saturday's slow-burning 19-3 loss to No. 22 Rutgers before a paid crowd of 50,870 at High Point Solutions Stadium, he couldn't find anything...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 7:58 PM
The UConn football season was already intriguing enough through six games.
On Saturday, Murphy's Law got thrown in: Whatever can go wrong will go wrong — and it did.
The Huskies had to absorb a 17-14 overtime loss to Temple before 37,279 at...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 9:22 PM
Wow. Just … wow.
Who knew Syracuse was this good?
Who knew the UConn defense could be this bad?
The answers aren't nearly as important as the bottom line: Syracuse crushed UConn 40-10 before 36,715 at the Carrier Dome on Friday night.
| Nov 3, 2012
| 9:21 PM
After all the missed opportunities and miscues, UConn still had a chance to beat South Florida.
It didn't matter. This team is better at trying to find ways to lose than it is at trying to find ways to win.
Having just dodged a game-ending bullet when...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 3:53 PM
There was just no describing the look on Chad Christen's face after he missed four field goals in a three-point overtime loss at home to Temple last month.
"Eh, I forgot all about that game," an elated Christen said Saturday. "That game didn't happen....
| Jun 24, 2011
| 3:59 AM
From the time Ellis Marder walked on the University of Connecticut campus, he was sold.
The Lake Highland Prep cornerback was in Storrs, Conn., for a football camp and the UConn coaching staff was equally impressed with Marder.
So two days after...
| Jan 25, 2011
| 6:54 PM
A smiling Jeff Hathaway was holding the plaque as he stood next to Robert G. Burton in the photograph taken on Sept. 4, 2004, at Rentschler Field.
It was a day after groundbreaking began on the University of Connecticut's $50 million on-campus football...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 4:40 PM
College Football Countdown: No. 61 Connecticut...
| Feb 23, 2011
| 4:22 PM
As usual, Lauren's First and Goal has a top-notch speaker lined up to headline its one-day camp at Lafayette. In the past, Phil Simms, John Harbaugh and Jerry Sandusky, among other coaching stars, have spoken at Metzgar Fields. This year, they've got...
| Feb 28, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Five games to watch this season in the Big East Here are five games to keep an eye on this year in the Big East:...