UNCASVILLE — The crowd at the Mohegan Sun Arena may have been firmly in favor of URI on Sunday, but boos rang down following the first half all the same. The crowd — so aggrieved by the 30 personal fouls that were called —let the officials hear it after the hour-plus first half ended with UR…

    NORWICH — Evan Tower scored three goals as the Eastern Connecticut Eagles opened the season with a win against the Redhawks, 7-2, Saturday night.

      STONINGTON — Tori LoPresto scored 10 points and Aliza Bell added nine points and 12 rebounds as Stonington High topped NFA, 45-38, in an ECC out-of-division girls basketball game Thursday night.

        WESTERLY — Jenna Burke, Jessica Burke and Melanie Gomes each won two events as the Westerly High girls swim team opened the season with a win against Cranston East, 50-44, at the Ocean Community YMCA on Wednesday night.

        Head coach: Mike Gleason (13th season). Assistant coaches: Brent Fusaro, Jody Vacca, Austin Cilley (volunteer), Keith Kennedy (volunteer).

        Head coach: Corey Downey (eighth season). Assistant coaches: Adam Champlin, Tom Longolucco (volunteer).

        WORCESTER, Mass. — David Cox is so experienced when it comes to the Princeton system that he could easily coach in it. His University of Rhode Island Rams don’t run a system very similar to the ball screen-happy Princeton offense, but Cox’s prep work paid off in Saturday’s 79-63 win over Hol…

          NARRAGANSETT — Rachel Federico scored with 1 seconds remaining as the Westerly Middle girls basketball team opened the season with a win against Narragansett, 19-17, on Thursday.

          Head coach: Tom Gilligan (third season). Assistant coaches: Kevin O’Leary, Mike Gilligan (volunteer).