Comets waste scoring chances in latest hockey defeat at Aud

Sports UTICA — The Utica Comets failed to capitalize on any of their numerous scoring chances in a 4-0 loss to the Syracuse Crunch Friday night at the Utica Aud. The Comets dropped to 2-7 at home this season and 6-9-1-1 overall. “We had our chances, we just have to secure goals,” said Comets head coach Trent Cull after the game. He said the first 10 minutes “we were pretty... 4:10pm 11/17/18

Sports Calendar

Sprots calendar — Nov. 17, 2018

Tonight’s Schedule...ProfessionalHockey — American Hockey League: Utica at Hartford, 7.CollegeHockey — Quinnipiac at Colgate, 7.Monday’s Schedule...CollegeBasketball — Binghamton at Colgate, 7.Note: The schedule for some events is weather-permitting. For calendar updates, visit: 2:00pm 11/17/18

Sports agate — Nov. 17, 2018

Sports Agate KING PIN LANES Jack Spencer Memorial Revere League Joe Hluska and Dave Nimmo, 268 and 692. Bob Armstrong, 641; Jim Giordano, 641; Kevin Kotary, 615; Paul Panek, 615; Bucky Andrewski, 612; Ed Horvath, 612; Hluska, 602; Perry Gifford, 600. 4:00pm 11/17/18

State’s main season for deer and bear hunting underway

Sports ALBANY (AP) — New York’s regular big game season for deer and bear starts this weekend in most of the state outside the Adirondacks. The Department of Environmental Conservation is encouraging deer hunters to voluntarily pass up shots at young, small-antlered bucks so they can grow larger. The agency also recommends using non-lead ammunition to reduce lead exposure to wildlife... 4:00pm 11/17/18

Colgate rallies for hockey home win over Princeton

College Sports HAMILTON — The Colgate men’s hockey team rallied for a 2-1 win on Friday night against Princeton behind third-period goals from Trevor Cosgrove and Ken Citron. It was the Raiders’ first ECAC victory of the season. After the two scoreless two periods, Princeton gained a 1-0 lead 74 seconds in to the final frame. Cosgrove tied the game 2:19 after Princeton’s goal for a 1-1 game.... 4:00pm 11/17/18

Federation Meet canceled because of winter storm

Sports WAPPINGERS FALLS — The Federation Cross Country Championship at Bowdoin Park scheduled to be held today has been canceled due to the winter storm that socked the area this week. The meet in Dutchess County was called off following the recommendation of the cross country organizing committee. The committee determined that the course would not be a suitable championship course... 11:30am 11/17/18

College Sports

Big game on any stage: No. 3 Notre Dame vs. No. 12 Syracuse

College Sports NEW YORK (AP) — Pinstripe uniforms. The Empire State Building shining blue and gold. The marching band performing at Bryant Park and the drummer's circle at Rockefeller Center. When Notre Dame plays in New York City it comes with fanfare and pageantry. This trip hardly needs the frills and extra-curricular activities to be a big deal. The third-ranked Fighting Irish (10-0, No.... 7:30am 11/17/18

Army poses stiff test for unbeaten Colgate

College Sports WEST POINT (AP) — Colgate coach Dan Hunt says he really didn’t see this coming, and that’s easy to understand. Heading into the season finale at Michie Stadium on Saturday against Army (8-2), Colgate is unbeaten in nine games this season and has rekindled memories of the school’s famed 1932 team. Coach Andy Kerr guided those Raiders to a 9-0 record and had one overwhelming... 4:10pm 11/16/18

Subway alums on board for Notre Dame return to NYC

College Sports NEW YORK (AP) — Joe Delaney grew up in New Jersey listening to Notre Dame games on the radio with his father, who — like many blue-collar Catholics at the time — never stepped foot on the school’s campus but was passionate about its football team. The Fighting Irish were regular visitors to the New York area during the first half of the 20th century, when their wanderlust... 4:00pm 11/16/18