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Kevin Ollie on the Jumbotron at AT&T Stadium after UConn Huskies defeat of Kentucky (Suzanne McDonald/WTIC Photo)

This Year, The Huskies Are The Hunted

Defending national champion UConn goes from playing with a chip on its shoulder to a target on its back.

10/28/2014

GREENVILLE, NC - OCTOBER 23:  Trevon Brown #88 of the East Carolina Pirates drops a pass in the end zone as Byron Jones #16 of the Connecticut Huskies defends during a game at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium on October 23, 2014 in Greenville, North Carolina.  (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Senior Captain Jones’ Career Over After Injury

Connecticut cornerback Byron Jones will undergo surgery on his left shoulder and miss the remainder of the season.

10/25/2014

Head coach John Thompson III of the Georgetown Hoyas.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

UConn To Renew Basketball Rivalry With Georgetown

UConn and Georgetown have agreed to renew their basketball rivalry, which ended with the split of the old Big East conference.

10/24/2014

GREENVILLE, NC - OCTOBER 23:  Trevon Brown #88 of the East Carolina Pirates drops a pass in the end zone as Byron Jones #16 of the Connecticut Huskies defends during a game at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium on October 23, 2014 in Greenville, North Carolina.  (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Huskies Fall Short In Best Effort Of 2014

Shane Carden threw for a season-high 445 yards, Breon Allen ran for two touchdowns and No. 18 East Carolina pulled away to beat Connecticut 31-21 on Thursday night.

10/24/2014

Wide receiver Isaiah Jones #7 of the East Carolina Pirates looks for additional yards after a reception in the first half against the Virginia Tech Hokies at Lane Stadium on September 13, 2014 in Blacksburg, Virginia. East Carolina defeated Virginia Tech 28-21.  (Photo by Michael Shroyer/Getty Images)

JOE D’S NOTEBOOK – UConn vs East Carolina

It’s back to work tonight for the UConn football team and what a challenge it is. The Huskies will head into the most hostile environment they will face all season at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium against the best team they will face in the Pirates of East Carolina University.

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–10/23/2014

Image courtesy Glastonbury Police Department

Man Charged With Driving On Bare Rims

(Glastonbury, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Glastonbury police are charging a Wethersfield man after they say he drove on bare rims following a crash. Police say late Saturday night they pulled over 26-year-old Domingo Mendez on Main […]

10/22/2014

Wide receiver Isaiah Jones #7 of the East Carolina Pirates looks for additional yards after a reception in the first half against the Virginia Tech Hokies at Lane Stadium on September 13, 2014 in Blacksburg, Virginia. East Carolina defeated Virginia Tech 28-21.  (Photo by Michael Shroyer/Getty Images)

East Carolina’s Receiver Depth Boosting Offense Ahead Of UConn Game

Isaiah Jones is fine with seeing opposing defenses focusing on fellow receiver Justin Hardy in No. 18 East Carolina’s passing game.

10/21/2014

UConn Parade (Jeff Hugabonne/WTIC Photo)

UConn Opens Season, Unveils Dual-Title Banners

UConn celebrated a bit more than usual during its annual First Night event Friday, which traditionally marks the start of the new college basketball season.

10/18/2014

Ray Allen,  Shannon Allen (Brian Babineau/Getty Images)

Intruders At Ray Allen Home Sentenced

Six young adults who broke into the home of former UConn star Ray Allen have been sentenced to community service and ordered to make a charitable contribution.

10/17/2014

The Women’s Beat with Bob Joyce – Welcome Back !

Well. here we go again..Practice has begun in Storrs as Geno Auriemma, along with Chris Dailey embark on their 30th journey with the monster they’ve created in UConn Women’s Basketball…It’s crazy to think that IF […]

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–10/16/2014

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