| Jun 18, 2011
| 12:59 PM
Danny Hultzen called Virginia's 2009 march to the College World Series trip "a joyride." Brian O'Connor dubbed it "a perfect storm."
Such is life for a first-time CWS program and a coach who grew up a ground-rule double from the event's venerable home in...
| May 11, 2011
| 4:10 PM
For Old Dominion's players, the signal that this was a different sort of team and season occurred in late March, when the Monarchs won two of three at CAA favorite James Madison and established themselves as a contender.
For Nate Goulet, who has deftly...
| May 24, 2011
| 7:16 AM
The Orange County Regional History Center is showing off school spirit and national pride with two programming announcements. Its next Retro Game Night will be 7 p.m.-midnight on June 3, and participants will be encouraged to wear clothes with their...
| May 17, 2011
| 1:18 PM
With just one senior in its starting lineup and a pitching rotation with a combined 19-3 record comprised of a junior, a sophomore and a freshman, there's little question Christopher Newport's baseball team is stocked for a very promising future.
| May 22, 2011
My recent trip to Indianapolis seemed nearly flawless — save for the drippy rain, save for the continuously bad directions from the locals. Asking for directions is always a great way to meet new people, not to mention an instant IQ test for a local...
| Apr 6, 2011
Sure, it was a rock fight. Yet to focus on the rock is to miss the fact that the UConn Huskies moved a mountain over 28 glorious days.
Sure, the game was ugly to the eye. Yet defense is beautiful to the soul to a man who Tuesday sounded like he has no...
| Apr 2, 2011
| 6:36 PM
UConn has never had a player leave for the NBA after just one season in Storrs. John Calipari has had many one-and-done players at Memphis and Kentucky.
Calipari spoke Friday about going after the best players and, if it came down to it, preferring...
| Apr 2, 2011
| 10:22 PM
Every game in this march toward history isn't going to be fine art. Every opponent isn't going to fall to the breathtaking drives of Kemba Walker or the effortless grace of Jeremy Lamb.
So there was UConn down the stretch against Kentucky Saturday night,...
| Apr 3, 2011
| 7:24 PM
The season will end Monday night. The 41st game in this remarkable run will be the last. There is just another two-plus hours, 40 minutes of game time, for the 2010-11 Huskies to scramble around the court with the joy and passion that has defined a...
| Apr 5, 2011
HOUSTON — In one of those simple, brilliant leads that occasionally grace the sports pages, Courant beat writer Michael Arace sent 17 words back to Connecticut from St. Petersburg, Fla., on March 29, 1999.
"The UConn Huskies won the national...
| Apr 4, 2011
| 11:10 PM
Somewhere along the line, disbelief was met by something that felt like design, and so in the minutes before midnight Monday at Reliant Stadium, Kemba Walker strolled across the court, kicking up streamers that had fallen from high above, and offered...