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Huskies, Cyclones To Remember 9-11 Victims

The University of Connecticut plans a 9-11 remembrance ceremony prior to Friday’s game against Iowa State at Rentschler Field. Fans are encouraged to be in their seats before 7:30 to take part.


An Army National Guard tent set up outside Rentschler Field, where food and water is being given to local officials for distribution. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

UConn-Fordham Now Noon Saturday

University of Connecticut officials say they’ve rescheduled the football team’s home game against Fordham to Saturday because Rentschler Field is being used as a statewide distribution center for storm-related aid.


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Auditors Say Rentschler Field Is Turning A Small Profit

Rentschler Field, the football stadium where the University of Connecticut plays its home games, has been making a small profit, according to a recent state auditor’s report.


Photos From Whale Bowl

Photos courtesy Tristano Korlou/WTIC


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Cold Winds; High Spirits

Connecticut fans shattered The American Hockey League’s attendance record The Connecticut Whale sold some 28,500 tickets for the “Whale Bowl”  at Rentschler Field in East Hartford.  The game was the main event of a series […]


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Hockey Fans Welcome Ice At Rentschler

One place in Connecticut where ice is welcome this winter is shaping up to see action, as crews put finishing touches on an outdoor rink at Rentschler Field in East Hartford for “Whalers Hockey Fest 2011. “


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Construction Underway On Outdoor Rink At Rentschler

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Construction has begun on an outdoor ice rink at Rentschler Field, UConn’s football stadium, which will be the site a two-week hockey festival in February. The Whalers Hockey Fest is […]


Huskies Startle Mountaineers with 16-13 Overtime Win

    By PAT EATON-ROBB, Associated Press EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Dave Teggart hit a 27-yard field goal in overtime and Connecticut beat West Virginia 16-13, giving the Huskies their first win over the […]