| Jun 9, 2014
| 6:47 PM
Kevin Murphy, a 6 foot 2, 270 pound defensive tackle from West Chester, Pa., and East High School became the first UConn Football commitment for the Class of 2015.
Murphy committed to the Huskies late Monday.
"I'm just so excited, they did a great job...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 2:54 PM
UConn football coach Bob Diaco said it's important that Connecticut high school coaches know he and his staff care about them.
Connecticut is not a hotbed for BCS-level talent, and it might sound like a broken record, but UConn still needs to do a better...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 3:05 PM
Offensive coordinator Mike Cummings probably didn't see the dismissal of senior Lyle McCombs coming in the spring, but what he said now pertains to UConn's running back situation.
When assistants were made available before the spring game, Cummings...
| May 30, 2014
| 12:47 PM
South Florida’s top high school basketball player is no longer committed to one of college basketball’s top programs. Sagemont guard Prince Ali decommited from Connecticut on Thursday, citing a concern that he rushed the recruiting process. ...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 3:10 PM
The NBA draft is Thursday at 7 p.m. (ESPN) at the Barclays Center in New York.
Mock drafts have Kansas forward Andrew Wiggins, Duke forward Jabari Parker and Australian guard Dante Exum as locks to be picked in the top 5. However, Kentucky forward...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 4:31 PM
Shabazz Napier was playing in his 140th and 141st games for UConn, and there had been NBA scouts at nearly all of them. But there was still more to learn, and fresh eyes were now beginning to notice.
One NBA executive was at Madison Square Garden for the...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 3:42 PM
Shabazz Napier, who not long ago was considered a marginal NBA prospect, is moving on up. And with the draft less than a week away, he's still moving.
Napier accepted an invitation to attend the draft Thursday and sit in the green room at Barclays...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 5:01 PM
NEW YORK – Quinn Ostergren sat at her locker and put her tiny hand in a grown-up's baseball glove and proclaimed, "I'm the pitcher."
Perhaps the Yankees weren't ready to go quite that far, but Quinn, 4, from Tolland, was one of three...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 4:16 PM
CROMWELL — Since winning the national championship in April, UConn coach Kevin Ollie said recruits look at his men's basketball team "like a pretty girl now, walking the streets."
But at the Travelers Celebrity Pro-Am on Wednesday, it was Ollie...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 7:17 PM
The New Britain Rock Cats stunned baseball fans with their potential relocation to Hartford, but this is not the first time that a team move to the capital city has been discussed.
The Rock Cats broached the idea for a new stadium in Hartford with the...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 12:07 PM
Kentucky forward Julius Randle has declared for the NBA draft.
"I've been blessed and fortunate to be put in a position to have to have decisions. A big decision for me is whether to declare for the NBA draft or not," Randle said in a press conference...
| May 6, 2014
| 5:33 PM
UConn coach Kevin Ollie used Twitter to diffuse talk of his moving to the NBA.
"Don't believe everything you hear!!" he tweeted about 2 p.m. Tuesday. "Only meeting I have is with my team on Thursday at Gampel. We are preparing every day for greatness!!!"...