Playing its first season in one of the nation’s premier college hockey conferences, Connecticut stunned No. 3 Boston College 1-0 in front of more than 8,000 fans who turned out for the team’s home opener at the XL Center.
Deshon Foxx ran for 102 yards and a score and Noel Thomas caught two touchdown passes and last-place UConn upset first-place UCF 37-29 on Saturday.
Family and teammates of former UConn football player Jasper Howard helped unveil a memorial honoring him at the Huskies homecoming football game.
The National Champion University of Connecticut women’s basketball team is the preseason choice of conference coaches to top the American Athetic Conference, with 100 points. Huskies forward Breanna Stewart is the preseason player of the year.
Defending national champion UConn has been picked by coaches in the American Athletic Conference as a preseason favorite to edge out SMU for the league title.
The Charlotte Hornets have agreed to a four-year, $48 million contract extension with point guard Kemba Walker, a person familiar with the deal said Tuesday night.
Defending national champion UConn goes from playing with a chip on its shoulder to a target on its back.
UConn and Georgetown have agreed to renew their basketball rivalry, which ended with the split of the old Big East conference.
UConn says its Avery Point campus in Groton is closed.
Isaiah Jones is fine with seeing opposing defenses focusing on fellow receiver Justin Hardy in No. 18 East Carolina’s passing game.