UConn’s opponent this week: Western Michigan

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UConn (2-2) vs. Western Michigan (2-2) 3:30 p.m., Rentschler Field, East Hartford Broncos safties coach Rich Nagy is the brother of Arizona Diamondbacks pitching coach Charles Nagy. This is the Huskies final non-conference game. Big East play begins on October 8 at West Virginia. QB Johnny McEntee (12-of-21, 213 yards) threw his first two touchdown […] [Read More]
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Colts to re-sign Orlovsky

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Barely three weeks after releasing Dan Orlovsky, the Indianapolis Colts are going to re-sign him to a contract through the end of the season. Orlovsky related that signing in an e-mail late Monday night to Fairfield County Sports Commission executive director Tom Chiappetta, who was looking to see if the Shelton native was available to […] [Read More]
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Watch some soccer and help a good cause

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Looking for something to do on Sunday? Why not check out the Fairfield University women’s soccer team’s game against Stony Brook at Lessing Field at 2 p.m. The team is looking to raise money to help former Southern Connecticut University sports information intern Tim Tredwell, who daughter Emily, suffers with a rare condition called Proximal […] [Read More]
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Standing at Ground Zero

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Less than six months after the 9-11 attacks, the UConn men’s basketball team played St. John’s at Madison Square Garden. I took a side trip before the game … Sunday, February 10, 2002 NEW YORK — The line stretched down Fulton Street, stopped at the corner and turned right, and continued down the next couple […] [Read More]
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Memories and stories from 9-11

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Here are a couple of columns that I wrote back in 2001, just days after the 9-11 attacks. I think they’re still worth re-reading … Tuesday, September 18, 2001 Tim O’Toole remembers the night the big kid came and knocked on his door, duffel bag in hand and a big smile on his face. “Hi, […] [Read More]
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