UConn women beat Cincinnati 105-58

UConn guard Christyn Williams, right, drives against Cincinnati guard Jada Scott, left, during the second half of Wednesday's game in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Gary Landers)

The Huskies (24-3, 14-0) had already clinched their seventh AAC regular season title.

Freshman Griffin supplying a defensive presence for UConn women

UConn's Aubrey Griffin (44) pulls down a rebound over Tulane's Anijah Grant (15) during a game against Tulane on Feb. 19. The Huskies hit the road on Wednesday to play Cincinnati in an AAC game. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

Aubrey Griffin has not scored in double figures for the UConn women’s basketball team in a month.

South Carolina still atop women's Top 25; UConn sixth

South Carolina's Tyasha Harris (52) and LSU's Tiara Young chase a loose ball during the first half of a Feb. 20 game in Columbia, S.C. South Carolina won 63-48. (Richard Shiro/AP Photo)

South Carolina still leads the way in The Associated Press women's college basketball poll in a week that saw seven ranked teams fall to unranked opponents

Mohegan Sun wants to host Big East women's tourney

UConn head coach Geno Auriemma has words an official during the second half of Saturday's game against Central Florida in Storrs. (AP Photo/Stephen Dunn)

Amber Cox, the Vice President of the Connecticut Sun and New England Black Wolves, said Sunday that Mohegan is interested in the event.


UConn gets another lift from Whaley and routs UCF 81-65

UConn's Isaiah Whaley (5) pulls down a rebound against Central Florida's Darin Green Jr. (22) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020, in Hartford, Conn. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

UConn won for the fifth time in the last seven games, beating Central Florida 81-65 in an American Athletic Conference men's basketball game at the XL Center on Wednesday night.

UConn men get back to work against UCF in Hartford

UConn head coach Dan Hurley cheers on his team during the second half of Sunday's win over South Florida in Storrs. (AP Photo/Stephen Dunn)

UConn can accomplish something on Wednesday it failed to do in the previous three seasons.

UConn men get past South Florida

UConn head coach Dan Hurley congratulates Brendan Adams (10) after Adams scored to put the team ahead late in the second half of Sunday's game against South Florida in Storrs. (AP Photo/Stephen Dunn)

With a 78-71 win over South Florida at Gampel Pavilion, the Huskies improved to 12-3 playing in front of their home crowd this season.

UConn coach Hurley issued subpoena in Ollie case

UConn coach Dan Hurley was handed a subpoena at his home on Saturday to testify in the arbitration dispute between the Huskies and former coach Kevin Ollie over the amount of money he is owed by the school.


Appointment to Navy caps quite a week for Fitch's Brown

Fitch senior Ajia Brown a different kind of cat. He says "sir" a lot in casual conversation. He...


Two UConn football players are arrested

Khyon Gillespie and ONeil Robinson, two 19-year-olds from Hartford, both were arrested and charged with third degree burglary, sixth degree larceny and proving a false statement.


Trice, Wisconsin hold off No. 19 Michigan 81-74

Wisconsin guard D'Mitrik Trice attempts a layup as Michigan forward Austin Davis defends during the first half of Thursday's game in Ann Arbor, Mich. The Badgers beat No. 19 Michigan, 81-74. (Carlos Osorio/AP Photo)

D'Mitrik Trice scored 28 points and Wisconsin snapped No. 19 Michigan's winning streak at five with an 81-74 victory over the Wolverines

Top 25 men's and women's basketball roundup

California guard Matt Bradley pulls down a rebound next to Colorado forward Lucas Siewert during the second half of Thursday's game in Berkeley, Calif. The Golden Bears beat No. 21 Colorado, 76-62. (D. Ross Cameron/AP Photo)

Matt Bradley matched his career highs of 26 points and five 3-pointers, and California pulled away in the second half to beat No. 21 Colorado 76-62

Former Michigan wrestlers urge more victims to 'speak up'

Tad Deluca, a University of Michigan wrestler from the 1970s, speaks during Thursday's news conference and identified himself as the whistleblower whose 2018 complaint about the late Dr. Robert E. Anderson led to a police investigation. He says he was kicked off the team and lost his financial aid after complaining to a coach that he had been abused by a sports doctor. (Carlos Osorio/AP Photo)

Former University of Michigan wrestler Tad DeLuca has identified himself as the whistleblower whose 2018 complaint accusing the late Dr. Robert E

Hartford women win first in season finale, end 28-game skid

Jada Lucas scored 20 points and Hartford _ the only Division I program, men's or women's, without a victory this season _ won its first game in its finale, beating America East champion 73-70 on Wednesday night


Local roundup: Ledyard gets off to a fast start, holds off Stonington in ECC boys' tournament

Ledyard High School jumped out to a 30-9 lead after one quarter and went on to beat Stonington 77-70 in a quarterfinal in the Eastern Connecticut Conference Division I boys' basketball tournament Thursday night.

Black Wolves begin a busy weekend with Friday game at New York

The New England Black Wolves will have a chance this weekend to build on their momentum from a week ago. And not just once.

Local roundup: CGA men advance to NEWMAC semifinals

Garrett Drummond had 18 of his game-high 25 points in the second half as Coast Guard Academy overcame a 12-point deficit to defeat defending NEWMAC champion Emerson 80-78 in the quarterfinals of the men's basketball tournament.


Minus Embiid and Simmons, Harris leads 76ers past Knicks

The 76ers' Josh Richardson steals the ball from the Knicks' Dennis Smith Jr. during the first half of Thursday's game in Philadelphia. The 76ers won, 115-106. (Matt Slocum/AP Photo)

Tobias Harris scored 34 points to lead short-handed Philadelphia to a 115-106 victory over the New York Knicks on Thursday night.

NBA roundup

Indiana forward Domantas Sabonis shoots over the defense of Portland forward Caleb Swanigan during the second half of Thursday's game in Indianapolis. The Pacers won, 106-100. (AJ Mast/AP Photo)

Domantas Sabonis had 20 points and 11 rebounds to lead the Indiana Pacers to a 106-100 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers

Ritchie has goal, assist in Bruins' 4-3 win over Stars

Dallas' Jason Dickinson battles Boston's Ondrej Kase (28) and Par Lindholm for the puck during the third period of Thursday's game at TD Garden. Boston won, 4-3. (Michael Dwyer/AP Photo)

Nick Ritchie had a goal and an assist for his first points since Boston acquired him at the trade deadline, and the NHL-leading Bruins snapped a two-game losing streak by beating the Dallas Stars 4-3 on Thursday night.


Auto Racing

3 p.m., FS1 — NASCAR Xfinity Production Alliance Group 300 practice from Fontana, Calif.

4 p.m., FS1 — NASCAR Monster Cup Auto Club 400 practice from Fontana, Calif.

5 p.m., FS1 — NASCAR Xfinity Production Alliance Group 300 final practice from Fontana, Calif.

5:30 p.m., FS1 — NASCAR Monster Cup Auto Club 400 final practice from Fontana, Calif.


1 p.m., SNY — Exhibition: St. Louis Cardinals at New York Mets from Port St. Lucie, Fla.

9 p.m., MLB Network — Exhibition: Colorado Rockies at San Francisco Giants from Scottsdale, Ariz. 


6:30 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: Kent State at Ohio University.

7 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Davidson at Dayton.

7 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Wright State at Northern Kentucky.

7 p.m., ESPNews — NCAA men: Harvard at Columbia.

7 p.m., FS1 — NCAA women: Villanova at Creighton.

7 p.m., SNY — NCAA women: Drexel at James Madison.

7:30 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM) — NBA: Brooklyn Nets at Atlanta Hawks.

8 p.m., ESPN — NBA: Oklahoma City Thunder at Milwaukee Bucks.

9 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Texas State at Texas-Arlington.

9 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Monmouth at Rider.

9 p.m., FS1 — NCAA men: Washington State at Washington.

10:30 p.m., ESPN — NBA: Denver Nuggets at Los Angeles Clippers.


10:45 p.m., Showtime — Malik Hawkins vs. Keith Turner in a super lightweight bout from Las Vegas.


11 p.m., NBCSN — Scotland at United States from St. Paul, Minn. (taped today)


4 p.m., NFL Network — NFL Scouting Combine from Indianapolis.


5:30 a.m., Golf Channel — European PGA: Oman Open from Muscat.

2 p.m., Golf Channel — PGA: Honda Classic at Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.

6:30 p.m., Golf Channel — Champions: Cologuard Classic from Tucson, Ariz. (taped today)

3 a.m. (Saturday), Golf Channel — European PGA: Oman Open from Muscat.


7 p.m., WCCT — NCAA men: Massachusetts at UConn.

7 p.m., NESN — NCAA women: Vermont at Northeastern in Hockey East tournament quarterfinals.

7 p.m., MSG, NHL Network — NHL: New York Rangers at Philadelphia Flyers.

7 p.m., NBCSN — NCAA men: Michigan State at Notre Dame.

8:30 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: Denver at St. Cloud State.


2:55 p.m., NBCSN — Premier League: Leicester City at Norwich City.


8 a.m., Tennis Channel — ATP Dubai Championships from United Arab Emirates; WTA Qatar Open from Doha; ATP Chile Open from Santiago.

3 p.m., Tennis Channel — Mexican Open from Acapulco; ATP Chile Open from Santiago.