UConn Baseball Players Make Impact on NCAA Playoffs & MLB Draft

The University of Connecticut baseball team has reached the Super Regional in the NCAA playoffs.  The winner of the best-of-three series will advance to the 2011 College World Series.  UConn is set to play Saturday at 6 p.m. against the defending champion South Carolina Gamecocks.   In addition to the Huskies’ on-field success, UConn players played a prominent role in […]

Sports Briefs: $66 Million Moped Ride; UConn’s Brown Featured in Sports Illustrated

NBA guard Monta Ellis has placed his new 6-year, $66 million contract with the Golden State Warriors in jeopardy.  Ellis told the team that he injured his ankle earlier this summer during a pickup basketball game.  His injuries however, were inconsistent with typical basketball injuries.  And for good reason – Ellis was injured in a moped mishap.  Ellis’ riding of a moped is a […]