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  • Next Level: Jace Kitchen, Rock Valley men's basketball team back to winning ways

    Rock Valley is back to its winning ways. The Golden Eagles’ men’s basketball team has reeled off fo ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 12:02 am
  • Kemba Walker scores 30 as Hornets beat Bulls

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Charlotte Hornets are finally close to being 100 percent healthy again, and are working their way back into the Eastern Conferen ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • Girls basketball: Hinckley-Big Rock beats Somonauk to win regional opener

    EARLVILLE – In a game that lacked offensive efficiency, Hinckley-Big Rock used their tough defense against Somonauk, winning 41-30 in the first round ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 11:57 pm
  • Girls bowling: Baylee Ricker, Sycamore ready for sectional after regional championship performance

    SYCAMORE – Individual scores weren’t readily available to the bowlers at the Oregon Regional on Saturday.
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 11:56 pm
  • Denver Broncos dominate Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Peyton Manning gave himself a chance to have a Super ending to his career. Von Miller and the Denver defense made the plays to s ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 12:24 am
  • Northern Illinois wrestling tumbles against No. 5 Missouri

    DeKALB – The Northern Illinois wrestling team came up short Sunday, suffering a 26-14 loss to No. 5 Missouri.
    Feb. 7, 2016 - 7:54 pm
  • MVP Newton, Watt, Rivera, Berry big winners of NFL awards

    SAN FRANCISCO – Cam Newton is now a Super Bowl quarterback with an MVP award.Offensive Player of the ...
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 11:27 pm
  • Prep roundup: Sycamore girls bowling wins regional; swimming co-op wins tourney

    Baylee Ricker shot a 280 in her final game, shooting up from eighth place and helping the Sycamore girls bowling team win the Oregon Regional on Satur ...
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 7:34 pm
  • Wrestling – Class DeKalb 3A Regional: Jacobo wins title, Barbs take fourth

    DeKALB – Last year, Gannon Kosowski kept Tyler Scarbrough from a spot in the finals of the middle school state championships.
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 12:29 am
  • NIU men's hoops: Huskies drop fourth straight, lose at Ohio

    The Ohio men's basketball team shot better than 60 percent from the floor in the first half and build a big enough lead to hold onto an 80-69 victory ...
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 6:15 pm
  • Huskies make nine 3s, but get blown out at Ohio

    The Northern Illinois women's basketball team was hot from beyond the arc, but fell 95-70 at Ohio on Saturday afternoon.
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 5:54 pm
  • Sycamore wrestling wins regional, four Knights take first

    ROCHELLE – Only three Sycamore wrestlers competed in a championship match at the Class 2A Rochelle Regional on Saturday afternoon.
    Feb. 7, 2016 - 11:23 pm
  • Jake Arrieta, Cubs agree at $10.7M, AP source says

    CHICAGO – Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs found a number that worked in the canyon between their arbitration proposals.
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 12:08 am
  • Hub Arkush: Denver Broncos must find way to run on Carolina Panthers

    SAN FRANCISCO – When trying to pick a Super Bowl winner, one of the strongest trends in recent years has been to find the hot team.
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • Nuggets rally for win after Bulls lose Butler to injury

    DENVER – Danilo Gallinari scored 33 points Friday night, and the Denver Nuggets rallied for a 115-110 victory against Chicago after the Bulls lost All ...
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 12:03 am
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