| Sep 10, 2013
| 4:20 PM
STORRS — Tim Willman, whose family lives down the street from his former coach, went to UConn because of Randy Edsall. For a very different reason, so, too, did Ryan Donohue.
Sitting at the same lunch table Tuesday inside the Burton Family...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 11:49 AM
EAST HARTFORD — Dismal. Yes, dismal. It's the one word that springs to mind. In fact, it's the only word that springs to mind.
If Paul Pasqualoni and the UConn Huskies were bent on setting a strong, positive tone from the start of the 2013 football...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 5:01 PM
STORRS — Chandler Whitmer knows some things.
He knows what UConn's first play from scrimmage Thursday night at Rentschler Field against Towson will be.
"I do," Whitmer said Tuesday after practice. "I've known for a few days, but we put that in...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 1:26 AM
Baby Situation wins on opening day at Timonium
First-time starter Baby Situation ($7.60), saddled by Gary Capuano, won the third race at Timonium on Friday, the first of 10 days of action at the Maryland State Fair. J.D. Acosta was aboard...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 4:08 PM
No need to demand a refund from Athlon or Lindy's because those preseason magazines failed to pick football winners this year for the Western Athletic and Big East conferences.
Football, in those leagues, has gone to the Big Coffin Corner Kick in the...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 5:32 PM
NEWPORT, R.I. — The five super conferences are breaking away from the NCAA. UConn is forever stuck on the outside. Repeat. UConn is doomed. UConn will drop football. UConn will be playing in the Northeast Conference in basketball.
When it isn't...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 6:22 PM
Diana Taurasi got the biggest ovation Saturday. Candace Parker got the sterling silver Tiffany trophy.
During pre-game introductions at the 2013 WNBA All-Star Game, Taurasi got a bigger ovation than Tina Charles, bigger than Lindsay Whalen and even Maya...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 4:13 PM
STORRS — You want to know the name of the next UConn football coach. We want to know the name of the next UConn football coach. And because we are unable to deliver that name today, you may decide to stop reading right about … here.
| Dec 4, 2013
STORRS — Mamadou Doudou Diouf was talking about penalty kicks, but with his thick Senegalese accent and rapid cadence he was difficult for the New England ear to understand. So the UConn senior striker, one of the most gifted and ebullient...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 2:55 AM
Over three and a half decades, Nancy Stevens has won more games than any coach in the history of NCAA Division I field hockey. Before Sunday, she had not won the one that mattered most.
"A couple of years ago we lost on penalty strokes to Maryland in...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 8:51 PM
NEW YORK — On his last trip to the big city two Fridays ago, Shabazz Napier was saying that he didn't, he couldn't, bring himself to watch the NCAA Tournament last spring.
"'Animal Planet,' man," Napier said after UConn had squeaked past...