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  • Hub Arkush: Jay Cutler enters Chicago Bears camp as unquestioned leader

    BOURBONNAIS – So here we are on Day 3 in Bourbonnais with the Bears, two practices under our belts, the pads going on and the leashes coming off Satur ...
    July 30, 2016 - 12:34 am
  • Twins walk over White Sox in 12th inning

    MINNEAPOLIS – Pinch-hitter Joe Mauer drew a bases-loaded walk with one out in the bottom of the 12th inning to give the Minnesota Twins a 2-1 win over ...
    July 30, 2016 - 12:11 am
  • Lester recovers from rut of bad starts, Cubs rout Mariners

    CHICAGO – Jon Lester felt better Friday, after some rough outings. He knows he wasn't perfect in six shutout innings. A pair of "pointless, useless wa ...
    July 30, 2016 - 12:07 am
  • NIU football: Hare feeling just fine after Achilles injury last season

    DETROIT – The question comes relentlessly at Northern Illinois quarterback Drew Hare as would an opposing defensive end.
    July 30, 2016 - 12:08 am
  • 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 30, 2016 - 12:02 am
  • 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 30, 2016 - 12:04 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
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