| Oct 31, 2013
| 3:41 PM
STORRS — Toward the end of last season, NBA scouts began showing up at UConn games to take notes on DeAndre Daniels.
And he gave them plenty to write down. After a quiet freshman year and an inconsistent start to his sophomore year at UConn,...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 11:17 AM
We're only five weeks into football season, which means it's time to start thinking about basketball.
On Wednesday, Conference USA announced that the Owls will have three mens' basketball games televised this season.
FAU's game at DePaul on December...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 1:22 PM
The long wait is over for the Sky and their fans.
In the WNBA franchise's eight-year history, the team has never had a winning season, much less made the playoffs. Until now.
OK, so it's not a Cubs-in-the-World-Series-type drought, but the Sky are...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 5:11 PM
The play defied time, space and the logic of soccer.
A Northwestern foul gave DePaul a direct kick 20 yards from the Wildcats' goal with 21 seconds left in the second overtime of a scoreless tie. The best Northwestern could reasonably hope for was to...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 12:47 PM
DePaul has extended women's basketball coach Doug Bruno's contact two years, through the 2018-19 season.
Bruno, 62, about to begin his 28th season as Blue Demons' head coach, has a 531-294 career record. His teams have made the NCAA tournament 11...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 8:23 PM
Forecasting a nine-team basketball conference was trying enough. Then the ACC expanded to 11, then to 12. Now, with the arrivals this season of Syracuse, Pittsburgh and Notre Dame, the league balloons to 15.
And quite a 15 it is, littered with NCAA...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 4:25 PM
By the end of this week, another benefit of playing for the eight-time national champion UConn women's basketball program will become apparent to its current core four.
Seniors Stefanie Dolson and Bria Hartley, junior Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis and...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 3:55 PM
Because basketball season never ends and ours are the most fertile playgrounds in America, I will peek my head out of this smelly football-writers’ helmet from time to time this fall and talk hoops.
After Illinois coach John Groce landed 6-foot-...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 2:56 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — The Atlantic Coast Conference's plan to expand, revealed in 2010 and modified along the way, has come to fruition.
Pittsburgh, Syracuse and Notre Dame became members of the ACC at 12:01 ET Monday, giving the conference 15 members....
| Jul 1, 2013
| 11:25 PM
NEW YORK -- The Atlantic Coast Conference is now a 15-team league -- and it might just stay that way for a while.
After Commissioner John Swofford welcomed Pittsburgh, Syracuse and Notre Dame to the ACC at a news conference at the NASDAQ stock...
| Feb 14, 2013
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — During a timeout with 33 seconds left in regulation in Notre Dame's 82-78 overtime victory over DePaul on Wednesday night, coach Mike Brey noticed an unwelcome guest in the Irish huddle: self-pity.
It took a seat between fatigue...