Local Sports

Photo By Stephen Slade.
AP
November 17, 2019 - 7:02 pm
STORRS, Conn. (AP) — Christian Vital scored 15 points and made a key steal at the end of the game as UConn upset No. 15 Florida 62-59 on Sunday. Tyler Polley also scored 15 points and Josh Carlton added 13 for the Huskies (2-1) who led by five points at halftime and never trailed after intermission...
Read More
Top U.S. diplomat in Ukraine William Taylor testifies before the House Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019, during the first public impeachment hearing of President Donald Trump's efforts to tie U.S. aid for Ukraine to investigations of his political opponents. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
AP
November 13, 2019 - 9:52 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — On Day One of extraordinary public impeachment hearings, the top American diplomat in Ukraine revealed new evidence that President Donald Trump was overheard asking about political “investigations” that he demanded from Ukraine in exchange for military aid. The revelation came as...
Read More
AP
November 13, 2019 - 9:09 pm
Megan Walker scored 25 points, and the fourth-ranked UConn Huskies beat Vanderbilt 64-51 Wednesday night in the program's first game at Memorial Gym since 1992.
Read More
AP
November 10, 2019 - 10:45 pm
STORRS, Conn. (AP) — UConn coach Geno Auriemma said he's had teams play worse in opening games. He's certainly had some play a lot better. Christyn Williams scored 24 points and the fifth-ranked Huskies began their season Sunday with a closer-than-expected 72-61 win over California. Megan Walker...
Read More
Photo Courtesy Of Getty Images.
AP
November 10, 2019 - 10:24 pm
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Sam Darnold and the New York Jets are feeling a whole lot better about themselves — and their prospects for this season — after a gritty win. Even if it came against the equally lowly Giants. Le'Veon Bell scored a go-ahead 1-yard touchdown early in the fourth quarter...
Read More
AP
November 08, 2019 - 9:39 pm
Josh Carlton scored 14 of his 18 points in the second half to help UConn break open what had been a close game and beat Sacred Heart 89-67 on Friday night
Read More
(Photo by Loren Orr/Getty Images)
Matt Dwyer
November 08, 2019 - 5:53 pm
By JOE KAY AP Sports Writer CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Bearcats trailed by a dozen points in the fourth quarter on the road against an overmatched opponent, a predicament that felt rather familiar. The No. 17 Bearcats pulled another one out, rallying for a 46-43 victory at East Carolina. And...
Read More
Diana Taurasi and Sue Bird of USA Basketball Women's National team during introductions for a game at Galen Center on July 25, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images)
Matt Dwyer
November 06, 2019 - 5:27 pm
STORRS, Conn. (AP) — The UConn women's basketball team has announced it will play an exhibition in January against the U.S. women's national team. Coach Geno Auriemma says it's a great opportunity to play against some of the best in the world. The U.S. team is playing various exhibitions against...
Read More
CHICAGO, IL - MARCH 29: Megan Walker #3 of the girls east team and Evina Westbrook #22 of the girls west team go for the ball during the 2017 McDonalds's All American Game on March 29, 2017 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)
AP
November 01, 2019 - 8:41 pm
STORRS, Conn. (AP) — The NCAA has denied a waiver request that would have allowed Tennessee transfer Evina Westbrook to play at Connecticut this season. UConn argued that issues at Tennessee, which fired coach Holly Warlick in March, met the NCAA's recently revised standards for a waiver. The...
Read More

Pages