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The reconfigured Big East officially got three new members on Tuesday -- Butler, Creighton and Xavier -- and will start play next season with its tournament at Madison Square Garden and a lucrative broadcasting contract from Fox. The reworked league,...
The Hartford CourantGeno Auriemma and Rick Pitino posed with their latest trophies, the crystal Winged Foot Award given annually to the coaches of Division I national championship basketball teams. And then they each marveled at how the other achieved his. Pitino, a...
PONTE VEDRA BEACH — The American Athletic Conference wrapped up its spring meetings Wednesday, inching closer to key decisions about the new league's future. Commissioner Mike Aresco said the conference is close, a week or two away, from...
Now that Johns Hopkins has opened the door for conferences to woo the illustrious program, the most pressing question centers on if there is one league that best suits the Blue Jays – and vice versa. If coach Dave Pietramala and athletic...
The rejections stung, sure. They always do. But Ronald Curry had overcome far more, and a few job interviews that didn't pan out weren't about to discourage him. "Everything happens for a reason," he said Friday afternoon. "That's how I've always...
Over the next day or two, representatives of the athletic departments of the colleges and universities comprising the new American Athletic Conference, at least for the 2013-14 season, will converge on Ponte Vedra, Fla., for the annual spring meeting....
WEST HARTFORD – Central Connecticut baseball coach Charlie Hickey recorded his 500th career victory Wednesday afternoon as the Blue Devils defeated Hartford 9-4 in a non-conference game at Fiondella Field. Hickey is 500-384-4 in 17 seasons. He was...
The Hartford Courant— The Central Connecticut baseball team defeated Hartford 9-4 in a non-conference game Wednesday afternoon at Fiondella Field, the 500th victory of coach Charlie Hickey's career. Afterward, Hickey's mind was on the 17-year journey more than the...
Bryant's men's lacrosse team is one step closer to winning the Northeast Conference's first automatic qualifier to the NCAA tournament after knocking off Sacred Heart, 11-9, on Thursday in Providence, R.I. For the Bulldogs, one of the more impressive...
The Hartford softball team has won 20 games for the first time since 2008 and is in the America East tournament for the first time since 2007. Should the Hawks win the four-team event that begins Thursday at Binghamton, they would reach the NCAA...
The Hartford CourantUConn has identified the man it wants behind the bench as the Huskies skate into the world of elite college hockey, reaching for an assistant coach who has been a part of four national championships at one of the sport's powers, Boston College....
The Hartford CourantWhen news broke Tuesday that long-time Boston College associate coach Mike Cavanaugh would be the man leading UConn into its hockey future, two names immediately popped into mind: Pat Mullane of Wallingford. Dannel Malloy of the state Capitol. Malloy...
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