Yearly Archive for 2012

: 2012

Thinking about Newtown

I didn’t know Dawn Hochsprung, the principal of the Sandy Hook Elementary School, who after hearing the first gunshots, apparently turned on the public address system in her office to try and warn her

Big East announces 2013 home and away football opponents

The Big East announced Tuesday the home and away games for the 2013 football season. UConn will play Louisville, Rutgers, San Diego State and South Florida at Rentschler Field and will play

Rutgers’ Mark Harrison of Stratford named to Big East Honor Roll

BIG EAST OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK Teddy Bridgewater • So. • QB • Louisville • Miami, Fla. Bridgewater came off the bench to lead Louisville to a 20-17 win at No. 25 Rutgers, helping the Cardinals

Live Updates: Huskies vs. Louisville

Follow Chris Elsberry live from Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium.

WNBA’s Connecticut Sun fire Mike Thibault and his staff

The Connecticut Sun have decided to part ways with head coach Mike Thabault and his staff, it a press announcement just released by the team. Here’s the release: The Connecticut Sun announced today it

What’s next for UConn?

With Maryland accepting an invitation to the Big Ten Conference and with Rutgers expected to accept an invitation tomorrow, what other college dominoes might fall as the Atlantic Coast Conference and

Thoughts from the Connecticut 6 Classic

Got to see a little college basketball on Saturday, watching Sacred Heart rally from a 24-point second half deficit to beat Yale in overtime, 85-82 and then seeing Fairfield somehow win despite

NCAA to decide today on NCAA East Region site. It’s likely Bridgeport.

There’s a lot of rumors flying around that Bridgeport’s Webster Bank Arena will be named as the host site for the 2013 NCAA Women’s Basketball East Region championship, replacing the Soverign Bank

Craig Breslow’s “First Pitch Gala” set for Nov. 17

Craig Breslow will be hosting his fifth annual “First Pitch Celebrity Gala” as part of his Strike 3 Foundation, benefiting pediatric cancer research, next Saturday, Novemver 17 at the Hilton Hotel in

UB coach Del Preore to receive “Donate Life Champion Award” on Nov. 11

University of Bridgeport women’s basketball coach Stephanie Del Preore will receive the “Donate Life Champion Award” on November 11 after the Purple Knights game against St. Michael’s College at 4