Stags-Pioneers to open Connecticut 6 tournament

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If you believe the schedules already posted on the school’s web sites, then all the times for the 2010 Connecticut 6 tournament are set in stone. According to the Sacred Heart website, the start time listed for their game against Fairfield is 4 p.m. According to the Quinnipiac website, their start time against Yale is […] [Read More]
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Tuesday talk with Randy Edsall

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Here’s the gist of UConn head football coach Randy Edsall’s Tuesday press conference in advance of Saturday’s game against Vanderbilt at Rentschler Field. (depth chart moves) “Offensively, Eric Kuraczea goes in at the left guard and then at quarterback, it’ll be Cody Endres, backed up by Mike Box. And the changes we added the other […] [Read More]
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What’s a few punches between teammates?

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Kicker Dave Teggert and linebacker Jerome Williams were involved in an altercation just after midnight Monday with both players arrested for second degree breach of peace. “It will be handled internally,” UConn head coach Randy Edsall said. “They had a spat with each other. And I hope they bring that aggression with them to the […] [Read More]
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Edsall’s opening remarks on Vandy

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It’s Tuesday morning and that must mean it’s time for UConn head football Randy Edsall’s weekly press conference for the Huskies upcoming game this Saturday against Vanderbilt. I’m Chris, at the Burton Family Football Complex in Storrs, substituting for beat man extraordinare, Neill Ostrout. I’ll do my best to fill his shoes but Neill’s got […] [Read More]
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Lutrus back as No. 1 on depth chart

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Linebacker Scott Lutrus, out since before the season with an undisclosed injury, has been listed as the No. 1 strong side or “Husky” linebacker on the Tuesday depth chart for UConn’s game against Vanderbilt Saturday. Does that mean he’ll play? Who knows? But it’s a start. [Read More]
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Pilot Pen extends sponsor search deadline

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With their initial self-imposed deadline to announce a title sponsor just three days away, Pilot Pen Tennis tournament director Anne Worcester issued a statement Monday, extending that deadline into the immediate future. “We continue to pursue title sponsors and other partners to keep professional tennis in New Haven,” Worcester said in an e-mail released to […] [Read More]
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It’s Bridgeport vs. York for Atlantic League championship

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In case you hadn’t heard (or read) it yet, the York Revolution defeated the Somerset Patriots 1-0 in the deciding game of their best-of-5 series to win the Freedom Division crown Sunday night. That means the Bridgeport Bluefisg will travel to York, Pa. for Games 1 and 2 of the Atlantic League championship series starting […] [Read More]
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Bluefish back to championship form

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Don’t know if this will make Sunday’s paper, but here’s what I wrote on Bridgeport’s Saturday night’s Liberty Division clinching victory over Southern Maryland … BRIDGEPORT – The champagne had to stay on ice Friday night, safely hidden in the laundry room. Southern Maryland put the celebration on hold, for a night, anyway, keeping the […] [Read More]
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Fairfield men’s 2010-11 schedule released

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Fresh from MAAC Headquarters, the Fairfield men’s basketball scheduled for 2010-11 is now official. November 13 — Sacred Heart/Connecticut 6 Classic (Mohegan Sun Arena), TBA 15 — @ Rutgers (Philly Classic) 7:30 p.m. 19 — @ Penn State 7:30 p.m. 23 — St. Joseph’s (Philly Classic) Harbor Yard, TBA 26 — Norfolk State (Philly Classic) […] [Read More]
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Memories of 9/11

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Never forget. 9/11 Here’s a story I wrote a week after the tragedy and one year later. Thought you’d like to see them again. O’Toole recalls former Stag who’s missing at World Trade Center Tuesday, September 18, 2001 FAIRFIELD — Tim O’Toole remembers the night the big kid came and knocked on his door, duffel […] [Read More]
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