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Witness: Hernandez Wore Nike Shoes Like Those at Crime Scene

Witness: Hernandez Wore Nike Shoes Like Those at Crime Scene

Prosecutors in the murder trial of ex-New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez on Tuesday added bits and... Read »

Mar 17, 2015
49ers' Borland Retiring Over Head Trauma Concerns

49ers' Borland Retiring Over Head Trauma Concerns

Wary of head trauma, San Francisco 49ers linebacker Chris Borland is leaving football. Read »

Mar 17, 2015
Alaska Cheers Iditarod as Dogs Barrel Toward Nome

Alaska Cheers Iditarod as Dogs Barrel Toward Nome

The party atmosphere surrounding the Iditarod in Nome, Alaska, is often called "Mardi Gras with dogs." This year... Read »

Mar 17, 2015
49ers LB Chris Borland to Retire, Citing Head Injuries

49ers LB Chris Borland to Retire, Citing Head Injuries

One week after Patrick Willis’ sudden retirement, 49ers linebacker Chris Borland has informed the 49ers he is also... Watch »

Mar 17, 2015
Top-Ranked UConn Begins Quest for 10th National Title

Top-Ranked UConn Begins Quest for 10th National Title

Top-ranked UConn begins its quest for a 10th national championship and third in a row by hosting what amounts to... Read »

Mar 16, 2015
Boatright Reflects on AAC Championship Loss

Boatright Reflects on AAC Championship Loss

Kevin Nathan interviews Ryan Boatright after emotional loss to SMU. Watch »

Mar 17, 2015
Purvis Feels Huskies Let Down Boatright

Purvis Feels Huskies Let Down Boatright

An emotional Rodney Purvis says the team let down its captain Ryan Boatright by not getting to the NCAA tournament. Watch »

Mar 17, 2015
Tim Tebow Tries Out for Eagles

Tim Tebow Tries Out for Eagles

The Birds are working out Tim Tebow on Monday. The tryout was first reported by ESPN's Adam Schefter. Watch »

Mar 16, 2015
Ex-49er Ray McDonald Sues Woman in Defamation Case

Ex-49er Ray McDonald Sues Woman in Defamation Case

Former San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Ray McDonald filed a lawsuit on Monday, saying that he’s been unfairly... Watch »

Mar 16, 2015
Georgia State Coach Injures Leg in Post-Game Celebration

Georgia State Coach Injures Leg in Post-Game Celebration

George State’s head coach says he may have ruptured his Achilles tendon after celebrating his team’s victory in the... Read »

Mar 16, 2015
#RunforTODAY

#RunforTODAY

NBC Connecticut is teaming up with "The Today Show" to promote women's health. Read »

Mar 16, 2015
UConn to Host Arizona St. in NIT

UConn to Host Arizona St. in NIT

There will be no from-outta-nowhere run through the conference and NCAA Tournaments this year. Read »

Mar 16, 2015
Boatright Takes Blame for Off Night

Boatright Takes Blame for Off Night

Ryan Boatright didn't want it to end like this, with a forgettable performance in the Huskies' most important game... Read »

Mar 16, 2015
UConn Loses to SMU in AAC Championship

UConn Loses to SMU in AAC Championship

A berth into the NCAA tournament was at stake when the UConn men's basketball team stepped onto the court against... Read »

Mar 16, 2015
Hernandez Murder Trial Enters Its 8th Week

Hernandez Murder Trial Enters Its 8th Week

The murder trial of Aaron Hernandez is entering its eighth week, as prosecutors in Massachusetts continue to build a... Read »

Mar 16, 2015
Selection Sunday: Kentucky, Villanova, Duke, Wisconsin Top Seeded

Selection Sunday: Kentucky, Villanova, Duke, Wisconsin Top Seeded

Kentucky, Villanova, Duke, Wisconsin receive No. 1 seeds in NCAA Tournament. Read »

Mar 15, 2015
Harvard Tops Yale in Final Seconds of Ivy League Playoff

Harvard Tops Yale in Final Seconds of Ivy League Playoff

Harvard beat Yale 53-51 on Saturday in a one-game Ivy League playoff for its fourth straight NCAA berth. Read »

Mar 15, 2015
Notre Dame Surges Past UNC to Claim First ACC Title

Notre Dame Surges Past UNC to Claim First ACC Title

The Fighting Irish walked away with the Atlantic Coast Conference championship after beating two ACC bluebloods... Read »

Mar 15, 2015
Seahawks Marshawn Lynch Involved in Fight Outside Bar

Seahawks Marshawn Lynch Involved in Fight Outside Bar

Seattle Seahawks star running back Marshawn Lynch was involved in a fight outside a San Francisco bar Friday night... Read »

Mar 15, 2015
UConn Beats Tulsa, 47-42, to Advance to AAC Finals

UConn Beats Tulsa, 47-42, to Advance to AAC Finals

Ryan Boatright scored 21 points and UConn overcame a 10-point second-half deficit Saturday to beat Tulsa 47-42 and... Read »

Mar 15, 2015

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