Monthly Archive for November, 2012
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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 will not be retaining head coach Mike Thibault or his assistant coaches for the 2013 season. This is the first coaching Read More
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 the Big East Conference look to replace their departing schools? UConn, perhaps? The Huskies had been mentioned many times as a possible addition to Read More
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 itself, hanging to nip Central Connecticut 64-63 in overtime, while making 19 turnovers. Some quick thoughts: Shane Gibson is going to be a Read More
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 Arena in Trenton N.J., which was stripped of the event by the NCAA due to its regulations on legalized sports gambling in New Read More
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 Stamford. The event begins at 6:30 p.m. and features live entertainment, and both live and silent auctions. The event dress is cocktail Attire Read More
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 p.m. Congrats to Coach Del Preore. Here’s the official release from the UB Sports Information Department. Bridgeport, Conn.-University of Bridgeport head women’s basketball coach Stephanie Read More