College Sports

South Carolina head coach Dawn Staley talks to her team from the bench during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Missouri Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020, in Columbia, Mo. South Carolina won the game 78-45. (AP Photo/L.G. Patterson)
AP
January 20, 2020 - 3:09 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — South Carolina still sits atop The Associated Press women's basketball poll, with Baylor in second place. The Gamecocks received 22 first-place votes from a 30-member media panel Monday. The Lady Bears got six. UConn moved up to third after previous No. 3 Stanford lost to Oregon by...
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UConn vs. Tulsa
Photo By Stephen Slade.
AP
January 19, 2020 - 9:19 pm
STORRS, Conn. (AP) — Freshman Anna Makurat has struggled with her confidence since arriving at UConn from Poland's top basketball league. The 19-year-old sharpshooter had been passing up open 3-pointers and hesitating with her decision making. But on a recent trip to Dallas, the Huskies took in a...
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AP
January 16, 2020 - 3:03 pm
The University of Connecticut reported the gap between revenue generated by its athletic division and the cost of running it sports programs increased by another $2 million last year to $42.3 million.
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Rob Joyce
January 14, 2020 - 3:31 pm
Heisman winner Joe Burrow’s raw numbers on the season make it one of the best in college football history... but where does it rank? On a night when the sport’s ten greatest players of all-time were honored, here’s where Burrow’s 2019 season stands in CFB lore.
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UConn
AP
January 12, 2020 - 11:22 pm
HARTFORD, Conn (AP) — UConn forward Tyler Polley suffered a knee injury in practice and will miss the remainder of the season. The junior, who started every game this season, tore the ACL and medial meniscus in his left knee on Friday, the team said Sunday. He is scheduled to undergo surgery this...
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UConn vs. Wichita State
Photo By Stephen Slade.
AP
January 12, 2020 - 8:57 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Wichita State gave up a nine-point point lead in just over a minute at the end of regulation and had two key players foul out during two overtimes. But the Shockers found a way to get their ninth consecutive win, and eighth straight on the road dating to last season, as they...
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UConn vs. Houston
Photo By Stephen Slade.
AP
January 11, 2020 - 9:04 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Twenty-one-year-old UConn star Megan Walker was born five years after the Huskies last lost consecutive games. Walker scored 22 points and Christyn Williams had 21 as top-ranked Connecticut responded to its first loss of this season with a 91-51 rout of Houston on Saturday...
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