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  • NIU nabs Burlington Central standout Pryor

    Sam Pryor considered Northern Illinois the front-runner for her collegiate women's basketball services for nearly the past nine months.
    March 30, 2015 - 7:54 pm
  • Girls soccer: Genoa-Kingston blanks Hinckley-Big Rock

    HINCKLEY – A short-handed Hinckley-Big Rock girls soccer team hung with Genoa-Kingston for 30 minutes on Monday, but eventually the Cogs proved to muc ...
    March 30, 2015 - 7:50 pm
  • Schrader: Representing U.S. in international race 'amazing'

    When Kelsey Schrader ran on Saturday, it wasn't in the black and orange she wore when she used to compete for the DeKalb cross country team and it did ...
    March 30, 2015 - 6:53 pm
  • Kris Bryant sent to minors by Chicago Cubs

    MESA, Ariz. – Third baseman Kris Bryant has been reassigned to the Chicago Cubs' minor league camp despite hitting .425 in spring training with nine h ...
    March 30, 2015 - 2:44 pm
  • Chicago Football's 2015 NFL Draft Prospect Preview: Amari Cooper

    Leading up to the 2015 NFL Draft in Chicago, Kevin Fishbain and Arthur Arkush will break down prospects who could be on the Bears' radar. We head to ...
    March 30, 2015 - 12:21 pm
  • Jonathan Toews' late goal lifts Chicago Blackhawks past Winnipeg Jets

    WINNIPEG, Manitoba – Jonathan Toews knows style points don't matter much this late in the season. All that counts is getting the win.
    March 30, 2015 - 12:46 am
  • Wisconsin heads to Final Four after 85-78 win over Arizona

    LOS ANGELES – Just call him Sam Dagger.Sam Dekker hit 5 of Wisconsin's 10 3-pointers in the second h ...
    March 28, 2015 - 10:46 pm
  • Bulls hand Knicks franchise-record 60th loss in 111-80 romp

    CHICAGO – Nikola Mirotic scored 24 points, Pau Gasol added 19 points and 12 rebounds, and the Bulls handed the Knicks their franchise-record 60th loss ...
    March 28, 2015 - 11:31 pm
  • Survived: No. 1 Kentucky holds off Notre Dame to reach Final Four

    CLEVELAND – Pushed to the brink, Kentucky's still perfect and still playing.Andrew Harrison made two ...
    March 28, 2015 - 11:33 pm
  • NIU roundup: Baseball takes series from Bowling Green

    The NIU baseball team clinched the series over Bowling Green Saturday at Ralph McKinzie Field as the Huskies defeated the Falcons in Game 1 of Saturda ...
    March 30, 2015 - 12:46 am
  • Malta grad Allen uses cancer win, love of basketball to teach others to follow their passion

    Justin Allen’s journey starts in Malta, a place he hopes it ends one day as well. A product of the n ...
    March 30, 2015 - 12:04 am
  • Arrieta goes 4 shutout innings, homers as Cubs rout Rockies

    MESA, Ariz. – Jake Arrieta pitched four shutout innings and also homered, doubled and drove in four runs as the split-squad Cubs routed the Colorado R ...
    March 28, 2015 - 7:20 pm
  • Kazmir, Quintana both strong; A's beat White Sox

    GLENDALE, Ariz. – Left-handers Scott Kazmir of Oakland and Jose Quintana of the White Sox tuned up for the regular season with strong starts on Saturd ...
    March 28, 2015 - 7:13 pm
  • Frazier homers, drives in 4 as Reds beat Cubs

    GOODYEAR, Ariz. – Todd Frazier hit his fourth home run this spring and drove in four runs as the Cincinnati Reds beat a Cubs split squad, 9-5, Saturda ...
    March 28, 2015 - 7:10 pm
  • Schrader takes 66th in first international race

    DeKalb graduate Kelsey Schrader finished 66th Saturday in the IAAF World Cross Country Junior Women's Championships in Guiyang, China.
    March 28, 2015 - 4:38 pm
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