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University of Hartford sports drops from Division I to III

May. 07, 2021 14:52 PM EDT

WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — University of Hartford sports are dropping from Division I to Division III. The decision comes after the Hartford men’s basketball team this season won its first America East championship and played in the NCAA Tournament for the first...

Baylor finds its touch, rolls to 79-55 victory over Hartford

Mar. 19, 2021 22:07 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — After MaCio Teague and the Baylor Bears got comfortable in the spacious confines of Lucas Oil Stadium, they looked like a team that could be playing there for bigger stakes in a few weeks. Teague scored 22 points and the top-seeded Bears shook off a...

Hartford guard leads fight off the court against violence

Mar. 18, 2021 15:06 PM EDT

Traci Carter vowed to help make a difference for at-risk youth when he lost his brother to gun violence less than a year ago. He has kept at it while leading the University of Hartford to its first NCAA Tournament appearance. Carter, a 24-year-old graduate transfer, ...