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  • Photos: DeKalb beats Morris 34-27

    DeKalb beat Morris 34-27 during their football game on Friday, September 30, 2016 at DeKalb High School in DeKalb.
    Oct. 1, 2016 - 1:42 am
  • Parker leads Sparks in 99-84 rout of Sky for 2-0 series lead

    LOS ANGELES – Candace Parker scored 20 points and the Los Angeles Sparks cruised past the Sky, 99-84, on Friday night to take a 2-0 lead in the best-o ...
    Oct. 1, 2016 - 12:55 am
  • Lions’ ‘D’ has holes Bears can exploit

    Almost one year to the day, the Bears returned from Seattle after an embarrassing 26-0 whitewash behind backup quarterback Jimmy Clausen, and along wi ...
    Oct. 1, 2016 - 12:47 am
  • Rodon, Sox send Twins to 103rd loss

    CHICAGO – Carlos Rodon tied an AL record by striking out the first seven batters and Tim Anderson finished a double shy of the cycle to lead the White ...
    Oct. 1, 2016 - 12:42 am
  • Ben Zobrist powers Chicago Cubs over Cincinnati Reds

    CINCINNATI – Ben Zobrist homered twice and drove in three runs, helping the Cubs beat the Cincinnati Reds, 7-3, Friday night.
    Oct. 1, 2016 - 12:40 am
  • NIU football: Huskies looking to extend winning streak over Ball State to eight games

    DeKALB – The Bronze Stalk Trophy has been in DeKalb for seven years.The Huskies are looking to make ...
    Oct. 1, 2016 - 12:36 am
  • Photos: Sycamore beats Kaneland 19-0

    Sycamore beat Kaneland 19-0 at football on Friday night, September 30, 2016 in Sycamore. ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 11:42 pm
  • Prep football: Watson helps lead Hawks to first win over Alden-Hebron in 10 years

    HEBRON – Hiawatha senior Braden Watson let first-year coach Jason Keneway know moments before Friday night's Northeastern Athletic Conference football ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 11:34 pm
  • Prep football: Cogs make big plays on defense to improve to 6-0

    GENOA – The Genoa-Kingston football team scored early and often against Rockford Christian on its way to a 40-6 Big Northern Conference victory Friday ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 11:36 pm
  • Prep football: Sycamore dominates time of possession to shut out Kaneland

    SYCAMORE –  It’s rather difficult to score any points if you rarely have the football. Sycamore was ...
    Oct. 1, 2016 - 1:22 am
  • Prep football: Gandy's pick helps DeKalb hold off furious Morris rally

    DeKALB – Jordan Gandy saw daylight, and instinct took over. The DeKalb sophomore defensive back pic ...
    Oct. 1, 2016 - 1:18 am
  • Cubs-Pirates stopped by rain, first tie in majors since 2005

    PITTSBURGH – The Chicago Cubs and Pittsburgh Pirates played to the first tie game in the major leagues since 2005 when rain forced the teams to stop i ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 11:55 pm
  • Archer avoids 20th loss, helps Rays top White Sox 5-3

    CHICAGO – Chris Archer overcame a shaky seventh inning to avoid becoming the majors' first 20-game loser since 2003 and lead the Tampa Bay Rays past t ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 11:55 pm
  • Soccer: Sycamore scores first, but Yorkville storms back to avenge loss

    YORKVILLE – There’s a phrase in soccer – “When in doubt, kick it out.”That’s something that’s someti ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 11:51 pm
  • Football: DeKalb can wrap up conference with win over Morris

    DeKALB – As DeKalb football coach Matt Weckler said he sees it, the Morris defense has been opportunistic this year in forcing turnovers, which is one ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 11:46 pm
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