• Connecticut’s Breanna Stewart reaches for the ball after colliding with Kansas State’s Kayla Goth, right, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Monday, Nov. 23, 2015, in Hartford, Conn. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

    Stewart reaches 2,000 points as UConn beats KState 97-57

    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Breanna Stewart scored 25 points and top-ranked UConn routed Kansas State 97-57 on Monday night, the 30th anniversary of Geno Auriemma’s first game as head coach of the Huskies.

  • Purdue’s A.J. Hammons, center, holds the championship trophy with teammates Johnny Hill, left, and Rapheal Davis, right, by his side at the end of an NCAA college basketball game in the Hall of Fame Tip-Off tournament against Florida, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2015, in Uncasville, Conn. Purdue won 85-70. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

    Davis leads No. 21 Purdue to 85-70 win over Florida

    UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — No. 21 Purdue has dominated early this season with its two 7-footers, but showed on Sunday night it also has some pretty good perimeter players.

  • Connecticut wide receiver Noel Thomas, right, catches a touchdown pass as Houston cornerback William Jackson III, left, defends on the play during the fourth quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015, in East Hartford, Conn. (AP Photo/Stew Milne)

    Thomas helps Connecticut beat No. 13 Houston 20-17

    EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Noel Thomas caught two touchdown passes, including a 45-yarder on a trick play in the fourth quarter, and UConn beat No. 13 Houston 20-17 on Saturday.

  • Houston must get past UConn before Navy game means anything

    STORRS, Conn. (AP) — No. 13 Houston has its sights set on winning the American Athletic Conference championship, completing an undefeated season and getting a New Year’s Day Bowl bid.