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  • NIU men's basketball: Huskies storm back late, but come up short in loss to Ball State

    The Northern Illinois men’s basketball team made a furious comeback in the final minute to get within one possession, but Ball State held on for an 87 ...
    March 3, 2017 - 10:25 pm
  • NIU women's basketball: Huskies at Western Michigan preview

    Tip-off: 1 p.m. Saturday, Kalamazoo, MichiganMedia: Video: ESPN3; Radio: 1360AM/98.9 FMRecords: Husk ...
    March 3, 2017 - 5:22 pm
  • NIU wrestling: Huskies preparing for MAC Championships

    DeKALB – When the bus hits the road, the Northern Illinois wrestling team knows to stay away from senior Trace Engelkes.
    March 3, 2017 - 12:22 am
  • Boys basketball: Despite losing records, either Kaneland or Sycamore will be regional champ

    Both the Sycamore and Kaneland boys basketball teams have had their struggles this year, but one of them is going to be a regional champion.
    March 3, 2017 - 12:41 am
  • Chicago Bears prepared for WR Alshon Jeffery to hit the open market next week

    INDIANAPOLIS — Bears GM Ryan Pace is prepared for Alshon Jeffery to hit the market, but certainly wouldn’t rule out a return for the team’s best recei ...
    March 2, 2017 - 11:58 pm
  • Hub Arkush: Will any team have the guts to take a QB in the top 3?

    INDIANAPOLIS – You don’t have to be a rocket scientist, Ph.D., or NFL expert to know that quarterback is the most important position in the NFL.
    March 3, 2017 - 12:01 am
  • Bulls top Golden State in Warriors' 1st game without Durant

    CHICAGO – Whether it's a superstar going down or dropping back-to-back games, losses are starting to add up for the Golden State Warriors.
    March 2, 2017 - 11:58 pm
  • Photos: Sycamore boys basketball beats GK 64-56 in semifinal

    Sycamore beat Genoa-Kigston 64-56 during their boys basketball regional semifinal game on Wednesday Mar. 1, 2017 at Sycamore High School in Sycamore.
    March 2, 2017 - 10:09 am
  • Chicago Bears prepared for WR Alshon Jeffery to hit the open market next week

    Welcome to the NFL Scouting Combine, where Pace admits it’s difficult to provide details.“The two pr ...
    March 2, 2017 - 12:45 am
  • Patrick Kane has hat trick, Blackhawks beat Penguins

    CHICAGO – Patrick Kane and the Chicago Blackhawks pushed aside the Pittsburgh Penguins.Kane had his ...
    March 2, 2017 - 12:21 am
  • Boys basketball: Sycamore holds off Genoa-Kingston rally, advances to regional final

    SYCAMORE –  With its 17-point lead whittled down to two in the fourth quarter, the Sycamore boys basketball team was struggling to get its offense bac ...
    March 2, 2017 - 12:16 am
  • Arkush: Chicago Bears GM Ryan Pace understands building team for long haul

    INDIANAPOLIS – For those of us on the NFL beat, the combine is our version of La La Land, with open access to almost every head coach and general mana ...
    March 2, 2017 - 12:42 am
  • NIU women's basketball: Huskies drop home regular season finale to Toledo

    DeKALB – For a two-minute stretch to close out the first quarter, the Northern Illinois women's basketball team looked every bit the scoring machine i ...
    March 1, 2017 - 11:16 pm
  • Boys basketball: DeKalb season ends with loss in regional semis

    ELMHURST — The Barbs season may be over, but they ended it in style.After relinquishing the lead in ...
    March 1, 2017 - 9:56 pm
  • PHOTOS: Five things of note about the 2017 MAC schedule

    With the Mid-American Conference announcing 2017 football schedules, including NIU's, here are some things that jumped out us. You can also see us tal ...
    March 1, 2017 - 5:14 pm
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