| Aug 30, 2011
| 2:21 PM
Coach: Butch Jones
Last year: 4-8, 2-5 in Big East
The story: After winning the conference title the previous two years under Brian Kelly, the Bearcats struggled with first-year coach Butch Jones. They should be better this year. Senior...
| Sep 5, 2011
| 7:27 AM
A new system everywhere and coaches to boot.
New players in some spots, too.
There wasn't a lot of confusion on UConn's part in its 35-3 win over Division I-AA Fordham at Rentschler Field on Saturday. None at all, really.
If you throw in the fact the...
| Sep 18, 2011
The ACC strikes again?
According to published reports, Pitt and Syracuse are on the verge of leaving the Big East to join the ACC. The ACC pulled Miami, Virginia Tech and Boston College from the Big East in 2004 and '05.
CBS Sports and ESPN are...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 2:50 PM
The 2011 college football season was a whirlwind for Towson wide receivers Leon Kinnard and Gerrard Sheppard.
From their decision to leave Connecticut within days of each other in late July and return home to Baltimore, to helping the Tigers go from...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 5:02 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
What does the addition of Notre Dame mean to the ACC and to Maryland?
Jeff Barker: For the ACC, it...
| Sep 15, 2012
| 3:44 PM
When Maryland coach Randy Edsall gazed out at Byrd Stadium’s football field Saturday, he saw the white and blue Connecticut colors of his past.
He saw a potent, blitz-happy Huskies defense led by players he once recruited and overseen by a former...
| Sep 15, 2012
| 4:37 PM
In the end, the Edsall Bowl proved emotional for the Maryland coach. But I don't think the circumstances -- Randy Edsall coaching for the first time against his former program -- had all that much impact on the outcome.
Each team knew quite a bit about...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 9:51 PM
EAST HARTFORD — New year, new players but a little of the same ol', same ol' was reflected in UConn's 37-0 thrashing of UMass before 35,270 at Rentschler Field Thursday night.
The Huskies got 16 points from special teams, including a trio of Chad...
| Sep 8, 2012
| 5:58 PM
— What in the world happened to the UConn offense?
Now, it has never really been a thing of beauty and seemingly has been without an effective passing game forever. There have been some individual games that have been stinkers, sure, but running...
| Sep 15, 2012
| 5:08 PM
COLLEGE PARK, Md. – OK, so the Huskies left Byrd Stadium with questions about their offense. They still need to score more consistently to alleviate pressure on the defense. But, you know, the UConn defense seemingly likes being in that position....
| Sep 22, 2012
| 6:31 PM
This loss wasn't about offensive play-calling, diversity on first down or the running game. No, this was an all-around loss.
The offense, defense and special teams failed to make plays they could have and should have made. This loss was about missed...