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  • Bears: Royal ready to join Jeffery, White to help them reach potential

    BOURBONNAIS, Ill. – Reporters and cameras crowded around Kevin White following his first training camp practice as a Bear. A few minutes later, the me ...
    July 29, 2016 - 12:23 am
  • Sale loses in White Sox return, Chapman saves Cubs' win

    CHICAGO – John Lackey and Aroldis Chapman outperformed Chris Sale in his return from a jersey-trashing suspension.
    July 29, 2016 - 12:55 am
  • NIU football: Huskies not picked to win MAC West – again

    DETROIT – Once again, the media preseason poll failed to give Northern Illinois the benefit of the doubt.
    July 28, 2016 - 11:58 pm
  • NIU football: Toledo's Candle one of three new coaches in the MAC

    DETROIT – Taking the reins as the new Toledo football coach, Jason Candle said his Rockets don't necessarily have a rivalry with Northern Illinois.
    July 29, 2016 - 12:26 am
  • Q&A with Hare, Lurry

    At the 2016 Mid-American Media Day, Daily Chronicle sports reporter Jesse Severson decided to have a little fun and ask Northern Illinois quarterback ...
    July 28, 2016 - 8:19 pm
  • Realignment, injuries and aliens – media day is almost here

    Daily Chronicle Sports Editor Eddie Carifio and sports reporter Jesse Severson spend their days covering the area’s sports scene. Occasionally, they g ...
    July 28, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Raven Neely to Compete in ITA National Summer Championship

    Northern Illinois University women's tennis player Raven Neely is set to compete in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association National Summer Championshi ...
    July 27, 2016 - 6:02 pm
  • Christ Community I wins church softball league

    In its first championship game since 2008, Christ Community I beat Sycamore Methodist 16-9 to win the DeKalb County Church Softball League on Monday. ...
    July 27, 2016 - 3:57 pm
  • New Cubs closer Aroldis Chapman arrives to a mixed reviews

    CHICAGO – Star closer Aroldis Chapman joined the Cubs on Tuesday, arriving to a mixed reaction in Chicago and saying he couldn't remember what managem ...
    July 26, 2016 - 11:50 pm
  • White Sox avoid Chapman, down Cubs 3-0 behind Shields

    CHICAGO – Out went Chris Sale and the shredded 1976 throwback jerseys. In came 1983 uniforms and a four-game winning streak.
    July 26, 2016 - 11:29 pm
  • Views: From top to bottom, NIU athletics not ready for jump to AAC

    Don’t expect Northern Illinois to be leaving the Mid-American Conference anytime soon. The landscap ...
    July 26, 2016 - 11:27 pm
  • White Sox beat Cubs 5-4 on Saladino's single

    CHICAGO – Tyler Saladino held out his arms as the White Sox poured out of the dugout to mob him near second base.
    July 25, 2016 - 11:58 pm
  • Scorpions travel baseball team wraps up third summer season

    SYCAMORE – Despite a flooded market of travel baseball teams in the area, three years ago Dedric Wright decided to add another one.
    July 26, 2016 - 12:08 am
  • Chicago Cubs get closer Aroldis Chapman in trade with New York Yankees

    CHICAGO – The Chicago Cubs acquired hard-throwing reliever Aroldis Chapman in a trade with the New York Yankees on Monday, giving the NL Central leade ...
    July 25, 2016 - 2:51 pm
  • Cabrera singles in 9th, White Sox beat Tigers, 5-4

    CHICAGO – The White Sox suspended their ace and picked up a pair of wins in their final at-bat.It wa ...
    July 24, 2016 - 11:58 pm
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