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February 09, 2019 - 9:35 pm
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — Ray Salnave had 17 points off the bench to carry Monmouth to a 61-49 win over Fairfield on Saturday. Mustapha Traore had 16 points and nine rebounds for Monmouth (10-16, 9-4 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference), which earned its fourth straight victory. Diago Quinn added...
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John Silva
February 08, 2019 - 11:55 am
(Storrs, Conn./WTIC) - The UConn men's basketball team will be without it's top scorer for the foreseeable future. The school says senior guarad Jalen Adams has a Grade-2+ MCL sprain in his left knee and is expected to be out 4-to-6 weeks. Adams was injured in the first half of the Huskies game...
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John Silva
February 08, 2019 - 9:48 am
(Storrs, Conn./WTIC) - A member of UConn football head coach Randy Edsall's staff is headed to the NFL. Edsall says offsensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach John Dunn has accepted a position on the staff of new New York Jets head coach Adam Gase. Dunn will coach tight ends for the Jets Edsall is...
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AP
February 07, 2019 - 12:36 pm
BOSTON (AP) - The goal is the same for the Boston Red Sox in 2019: finish the season flopping around on the pitcher's mound, celebrating another World Series title. All that's left is for them to figure out who's at the bottom of the pile. The defending champions head to spring training without a...
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AP
February 05, 2019 - 11:39 am
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A federal judge has dismissed a complaint filed by former University of Connecticut men's basketball coach Kevin Ollie connected to his allegations that his firing was in part racially motivated. Judge Kari Dooley in Bridgeport on Monday rejected Ollie's request to allow him...
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February 02, 2019 - 11:08 pm
HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — Miye Oni scored a career high 31 points and tied his career-high of 10 made field goals and Yale dismantled Dartmouth 89-68 on Saturday night. Oni took 16 total shot attempts, was 4 of 6 from 3-point range, missed just one of eight free throws and added nine rebounds, four...
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February 02, 2019 - 10:53 pm
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) — Neftali Alvarez hit a go-ahead layup and scored 11 points, Jesus Cruz sank three free throws in the final 12 seconds and Fairfield scored the final seven points to beat Marist 57-52 on Saturday. Brian Parker's bucket gave Marist a 52-50 lead with 1:52 left, but Landon...
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February 02, 2019 - 10:51 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Elijah Olaniyi scored a career-high 28 points, Akwasi Yeboah added 16 points and 14 rebounds and Stony Brook, despite some tense moments down the stretch, defeated Hartford 86-77 on Saturday night. The Seawolves were up 70-45 with 8:29 remaining before the Hawks went on a 23-4 tear...
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February 02, 2019 - 10:48 pm
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — E.J. Anosike poured in a career-high 27 points to help Sacred Heart hold off St. Francis Brooklyn 71-62 on Saturday. Anosike sank 8 of 13 shots, including 4 of 6 from 3-point range, and added eight rebounds, three assists and two steals for the Pioneers (10-13, 6-4 Northeast...
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February 02, 2019 - 10:46 pm
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — Tyler Kohl had 23 points, 13 rebounds and four assists, and Central Connecticut closed on a 21-3 run to beat Bryant 64-59 on Saturday. Byron Hawkins' 3-pointer gave the Bulldogs a 56-43 lead with 8:19 remaining. Kohl's layup pulled the Blue Devils to 57-56 with 1:36...
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