Monthly Archive for September, 2009

: September, 2009

ND-UConn football talks ongoing

I caught up with UConn athletic director Jeff Hathaway at the presser for the Big East/Big 12 Bowl game agreement at Yankee Stadium Wednesday (before heading to Giants Stadium and the Springsteen

Big East part of new Yankee Stadium bowl game

Football once was a very special part of the old Yankee Stadium. Now, the Big East and the Big 12 Conferences are looking to make it special again at the new Yankee Stadium. And start a new chapter of

Big Day for Ken Green

The “Friends of Green” golf tournament took place Monday at Ridgewood Country Club in Danbury as over 100 golfers played in the charity event to raise money for the Ken Green Living Trust Fund,

No spectators at Green event Monday

The charity tournament to benefit PGA Champions Tour golfer Ken Green of Danbury, who lost the lower part of his right leg in a early June automobile accident, will take place Monday (tomorrow) at the

UConn-Rhody underway

The 1,000th football game in the history of the University of Connecticut is underway as Rhode Island’s kicks off to the Huskies.

News on Stags Nero isn’t good

Played in Ed Cooley’s annual golf outing Monday at Race Brook Country Club in a foresome that included Cooley’s former college coach at Stonehill, Dave DeCiantis. Very nice guy. At the dinner all of

Cooley: Nero ailing, Johnson better

With the official start of practice just under four weeks away, there is a growing sense of anticipation and excitement surrounding the Fairfield University men’s basketball program. But there is also

48 hours later … Serena finally says she’s sorry

I wonder if all the media backlash from the last 48 hours finally slapped someone in Serena Williams’ management camp upside the head, who in turn, slapped Serena upside the head because she finally

Serena’s outburst inexcusable

I watched it happend live on TV, and now 24-plus hours later, I still can’t believe Serena Williams’ inexcusable outburst of profanity against a lineswoman in her 6-4, 7-5 women’s semifinal loss

Halftime: UConn 3, No. Carolina 0

Thanks to a 47-yard field goal just before halftime by UConn’s Dave Teggart, the Huskies have a 3-0 lead over No. 19 North Carolina at Rentschler Field. The UConn defense has been outstanding, holding