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  • Hub Arkush: Film shows missed opportunities for Brian Hoyer to connect with Alshon Jeffery

    The tape of the Bears' 29-23 loss to the Colts Sunday reveals absolutely the toughest kind of game to grade players’ performances in because a lot of ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 12:46 am
  • Prep golf: DeKalb’s Freeman, Carpenter qualify for state

    The DeKalb golf teams are sending two members to the biggest golf tournament of the season. Playing ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • W. Michigan now team to beat in MAC

    KALAMAZOO, Mich. – Earlier last week, Western Michigan football coach PJ Fleck deflected a question the way Broncos running back Jarvion Franklin defl ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 12:09 am
  • 'Little mistakes' cost NIU in loss to Western Michigan

    KALAMAZOO, Mich. – The Northern Illinois offense has been good the past two weeks. Senior starting ...
    Oct. 9, 2016 - 11:59 pm
  • NLDS: Travis Wood homers as Chicago Cubs beat San Francisco Giants 5-2

    CHICAGO – Travis Wood took over when starter Kyle Hendricks got hurt and became the first relief pitcher since 1924 to hit a postseason home run, help ...
    Oct. 9, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • NIU football: Western Michigan's offense explodes in win over Huskies

    KALAMAZOO – The Northern Illinois defense didn't have an answer for Jarvion Franklin and Corey Davis.
    Oct. 8, 2016 - 10:40 pm
  • Prep roundup: DeKalb boys take third at Sterling Invitational

    The DeKalb boys cross country team took third place Saturday at the Sterling Invitational, finishing six points ahead of fifth-place Sycamore.
    Oct. 10, 2016 - 12:35 am
  • Soccer: Hiawatha wins regional opener on penalty kicks

    KIRKLAND – One team’s fate would be decided by penalty kicks Saturday as a back-and-forth game headed into overtime tied at 2. Hiawatha went on to win ...
    Oct. 10, 2016 - 12:34 am
  • Photos: Sycamore beats Yorkville 21-14

    Sycamore takes on Yorkville during their football game on Friday, October 07, 2016 at Yorkville High School in Yorkville. Sycamore won 21-14.
    Oct. 10, 2016 - 12:36 am
  • Prep football: Morris running game, defense too much for Kaneland

    MAPLE PARK – The Kaneland football team ran into a team on a mission Friday night.In both of its los ...
    Oct. 8, 2016 - 12:09 am
  • Prep football: Hiawatha snaps 29-year playoff drought with thrilling win over Westminster Christian

    KIRKLAND – Hiawatha senior running back Braden Watson was overcome with emotion as he limped off the field.
    Oct. 8, 2016 - 12:08 am
  • Prep football: DeKalb scores early and often in lopsided win at Ottawa

    OTTAWA – After forcing Ottawa to punt on its first drive of the night, DeKalb marched down the field to score and didn’t look back on its way to a 42- ...
    Oct. 8, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • Lester, Baez help Cubs blank Giants in NLDS opener

    CHICAGO – The Chicago Cubs went out and got Jon Lester for these moments. And he delivered in a big way Friday night.
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 11:56 pm
  • Prep football: Sycamore defense clamps down late in win over Yorkville

    YORKVILLE – Yorkville took the lead on a 54-yard scoring pass in the fourth quarter – by far the biggest play for either team – and then the Sycamore ...
    Oct. 8, 2016 - 12:46 am
  • Prep football: Genoa-Kingston stays unbeaten with close win over Dixon

    DIXON – Noah Wilcox likely has a full dance card for Saturday’s homecoming dance at Dixon High School.
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 11:42 pm
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