Local college notes

Tracking the Bears • The Coast Guard Academy women's soccer team is in good position to secure its second straight New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference tournament berth. The Bears returned to postseason play last season...

Local college roundup: UConn women's soccer tops No. 18 Central Florida

Senior Julie Hubbard blasted a 25-yard goal in the 66th minute to lead the UConn women’s soccer team to a 1-0 upset over No. 18 University of Central Florida on Sunday afternoon on senior day at Joseph J. Morrone Stadium.

Turnovers costly as Bears lose at Maine Maritime

Coast Guard Academy contained the nationís top rushing attack in Division III but couldnít stop Maine Maritime, losing 13-7, Saturday in a New England Football Conference game.

Local colleges: Coast Guard men nip WPI in key NEWMAC soccer match

Coast Guard Academy stretched its winning streak to five straight with a 1-0 shutout of WPI in a key New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference men’s soccer game on Saturday.

Coast Guard Academy at Maine Maritime

Following is a capsule preview of today's Coast Guard-Maine Maritime football game:\n

SCHEDULES

COLUMNS

In Wally's world, it's about more than his 301 wins at East Lyme

Timeís passage often begets lore and legend, taller tales romanticized for effect. Wally...

LATEST VIDEO

MORE COLLEGE SPORTS

No. 2 Seminoles survive scare from No. 5 Irish, 31-27

No. 2 Florida State bounced back from a seven-point halftime deficit and won its 23rd consecutive game by holding off No. 5 Notre Dame 31-27 on Saturday night.

College football / Top 25 roundup

Bo Wallace threw two touchdown passes and No. 3 Mississippi had another dominating defensive performance in a 34-3 victory over Tennessee on Saturday.

UConn’s First Night is tonight

UConn cemented its reputation as the college basketball capital of the world last season by winning two more national titles. The national championship celebration isn’t over until the 2014 men’s and women’s banners are raised...

Mystic's Benoit nets a record at St. Michael's

Hannah Benoit tried to follow the advice of her St. Michaelís College tennis teammates and block out the magnitude of her match on Saturday. But she couldnít do it.

UCONN FOOTBALL

Vann tackling a leadership role for UConn football

In his first full season as a starter, linebacker Marquise Vannís role on the UConn football team is expanding, as he ranks fifth in the American Athletic Conference in tackles and first on the team with 56 for an average of 9.3 per game.

UConn football caught by a Green Wave

Nick Montana passed for a touchdown, Tulane's defense produced three turnovers and a safety, and the Green Wave defeated the UConn football team 12-3 Saturday night in New Orleans.

LOCAL ROUNDUP

Tuesday's schedule

SOCCERCollege menEastern Connecticut at Coast Guard, 6 p.m.

PROFESSIONAL

Giants head into bye on two-game skid

East Rutherford, N.J. - Defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul has a message for anyone ready to give up on the New York Giants as they head into a bye week off disappointing losses to the Philadelphia Eagles and the Dallas Cowboys. It's...

World Series begins tonight in Kansas City

Going into Game 1 on Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium, both the Kansas City Royals and San Francisco Giants will deal with a familiar issue this deep in the postseason: Does an extended layoff translate into rest or rust?\n

ON THE AIR

Baseball

8 p.m., Ch. 61 - World Series: San Francisco Giants at Kansas City Royals in Game 1.

Basketball

8 p.m., TNT - NBA preseason: Houston Rockets at Miami Heat.

10:30 p.m., TNT - NBA preseason: Los Angeles Clippers at Golden State Warriors.

Football

8 p.m., ESPN2 - NCAA: Arkansas State at Louisiana-Lafayette.

Hockey

7 p.m., NESN - NHL: San Jose Sharks at Boston Bruins.

7:05 p.m., WFAN (660-AM) - NHL: New York Rangers at New Jersey Devils.

8:30 p.m., NBCSN - NHL: Philadelphia Flyers at Chicago Blackhawks

Soccer

Noon, FS1 - UEFA Champions League: Manchester City at CSKA Moskva.

2:30 p.m., FS1 - UEFA Champions League: Ajax at Barcelona.

7:30 p.m., FS1 - Women: Mexico vs. Jamaica in World Cup qualifier from Washington, D.C.

Tennis

7:30 a.m., Tennis Channel - WTA Championship from Singapore.

11:30 a.m., Tennis Channel - ATP: Swiss Indoors from Basel, Switzerland.

1:30 a.m. (Wednesday), Tennis Channel - WTA Championship from Singapore.