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Premium Content Waterford's Ryan a 'jack of all trades' performer at Mitchell

 April 22, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

New London When Samantha Ryan used to go to Michael's Dairy for ice cream, she never noticed nearby Mitchell College.

Now Ryan, a Waterford High School graduate, couldn't see herself anywhere else but Mitchell.

"I never...


Premium Content Local college honors

 April 22, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

• A pair of Coast Guard Academy athletes earned weekly New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference honors on Monday. Senior Lukas Laplante was named NEWMAC Player of the Week in baseball while senior Adam Scalesse was...



Premium Content Sales to be inducted into Connecticut Women's Basketball Hall of Fame

 April 20, 2014; Updated: 11:29 pm

Former UConn All-American and Connecticut Sun All-Star Nykesha Sales will be inducted into the Connecticut Women's Basketball Hall of Fame on Wednesday at the Cascade Banquet Facility in Hamden.

Sales will be joined by Chryssandra Watts...


Premium Content AAC women's tournament returning to Mohegan Sun

 April 18, 2014; Updated: 11:56 pm

The American Athletic Conference made it official Thursday by announcing its women's basketball tournament will return to Mohegan Sun Arena in 2015.

The Sun hosted the inaugural AAC tournament in 2014 with UConn defeating Louisville in the...


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Former shoe peddler tries to upend NCAA

 April 23, 2014; Updated: 1:24 am

There are those who would argue that Sonny Vaccaro helped create the biggest problem in college sports when he began handing out money in the late '70s to basketball coaches so players would wear Nike shoes.


Martin leaves Tennessee for Cal

 April 16, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

Berkeley, Calif. - A more relaxed fan base, milder weather and a chance to coach at the top-rated public university in the country added up to Cuonzo Martin making the decision to leave Tennessee for California.

Cal hired Martin as...



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