| Jun 16, 2014
| 2:03 PM
The UConn men's basketball team will face Duke at the Izod Center in East Rutherford, N.J. on Dec. 18. Tickets go on sale Friday. Here is the press release from UConn:
Duke to Face National Champion UConn at IZOD Center on Dec. 18
| Jun 15, 2014
| 6:55 AM
Dylan Dando liked the talent assembled on his Allentown Railers roster entering the Atlantic Collegiate Baseball League season.
But he wasn't sure what the other ACBL teams had.
"It's hard to know because we don't know a lot of the players on the...
| May 4, 2014
| 2:47 PM
Big East visionary Dave Gavitt used to tell colleagues that the Final Four was proof that college basketball knew how to end a season. As for the best way to start it ... not so much.
Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany and his counterpart at the Big East,...
| May 14, 2014
| 1:20 PM
Natalie Butler, the Big East freshman of the year at Georgetown, will transfer to UConn and one of the coaches she competed against in the Big East said the Huskies are getting a special player.
"Natalie was the most impressive freshman I have coached...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 8:28 PM
DAYTON, Ohio — Sophomore guard T.J. Warren scored 25 points and guard Ralston Turner added 17, lifting North Carolina State to a 74-59 victory over Xavier in a first-round NCAA Tournament game between No. 12 seeds on Tuesday night at the...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 5:47 PM
BUFFALO, N.Y. — UConn and Villanova are no longer in the same conference, but they are not strangers. They know exactly what to expect from each other in the NCAA Tournament.
"We know it's going to be a grinding, Big East-style basketball game,"...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 7:36 PM
Christopher Newport sank 13 3-pointers Saturday to beat Marymount 76-69 at Freeman Center, snapping a three-game skid and ending the Saints’ three-game winning streak. Both teams are 11-4, 4-3 in the Capital Athletic Conference.
| Jan 25, 2014
| 5:30 PM
DePaul was hoping for its most Big East Conference wins in January since 2008, but the modest goal was dashed when two of its starters were on the bench during Seton Hall's 86-69 win on Saturday at the Prudential Center.
The Blue Demons (10-11, 2-6 in...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 8:24 PM
Forward Doug McDermott scored 32 points as No. 12 Creighton held off a second half surge by upset-minded DePaul to claim a 78-66 victory on Friday at Omaha’s CenturyLink Center.
Guard Brandon Young scored 16 points and forward Forrest Robinson...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 4:22 PM
The Lehigh Valley Basketball Hall of Fame will add four individuals and a team. The induction will take place at the Via All-Star Banquet on Weds., March 26 at the Sands Bethlehem Events Center. Former North Carolina and NBA star James Worthy is the...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 4:05 AM
STORRS — UConn was looking for a basketball coach and Tim Tolokan, a member of the search committee, was doing what an old newspaper man does. He was making phone calls, taking notes.
He kept them, too, and he recently re-read the note where...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 4:05 AM
A decade ago, on a bleak March day in 2004, Geno Auriemma sat down in a blue plastic chair inside the gray hallways of Gampel Pavilion and began to chat with the basketball writers who were finishing their day's work.
The coach was a month from...