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  • NIU's Sean Frazier on new women's basketball coach Lisa Carlsen: 'She's a winner'

    DeKALB – When Northern Illinois athletic director Sean Frazier introduced Lisa Carlsen as the newest women’s basketball coach on Tuesday morning, one ...
    June 30, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • Genoa-Kingston's Tommy Lucca sprains MCL, out 4-6 weeks

    When Genoa-Kingston star point guard Tommy Lucca went down with a knee injury during a summer league game last week, the Cogs had every right to fear ...
    June 30, 2015 - 12:03 am
  • NIU to name women's basketball coach Tuesday

    The Northern Illinois athletic program will name its women's basketball coach on Tuesday and documents obtained by the Daily Chronicle appear to show ...
    June 30, 2015 - 12:19 am
  • Jordan Lynch makes regular-season CFL debut

    Jordan Lynch made his regular-season CFL debut on Saturday night with the Edmonton Eskimos rushing two times for 17 yards, including a 13-yard scrambl ...
    June 30, 2015 - 12:22 am
  • Martinez paces Cardinals to win, sweep of Cubs

    ST. LOUIS – Carlos Martinez was stingy before and after a lengthy rain delay, and the St. Louis Cardinals hit a season-high six doubles to sweep the C ...
    June 29, 2015 - 12:39 am
  • Hub Arkush: Chicago Bears LB Mason Foster a player to watch this summer

    I’ve spent my late winters and springs in recent years talking to as many NFL general managers, coaches and scouts as possible about players currently ...
    June 28, 2015 - 11:43 pm
  • Lloyd once nearly quit; the U.S. team is sure glad she didn't

    MONTREAL – Carli Lloyd’s career is defined by big moments.The latest came in the U.S. victory Friday ...
    June 28, 2015 - 11:36 pm
  • Softball: Kishwaukee Valley Storm 18U team falls short in title game

    SYCAMORE – The Kishwaukee Valley Storm 18U softball team had timely offense and solid pitching in the quarterfinal and semifinals, but fell short in t ...
    June 28, 2015 - 11:40 pm
  • Bowman isn't rushing into any deals this year

    You wanted action. You wanted to see Stan Bowman be a major player, walking the floor at the draft, striking up conversations and striking deals. You ...
    June 28, 2015 - 9:13 pm
  • Samardzija can't hold on, as Chicago White Sox lose to Tigers

    DETROIT – Jeff Samardzija struck out Miguel Cabrera with the bases loaded in the eighth inning – but as big as that moment seemed, there was another p ...
    June 28, 2015 - 8:17 pm
  • White Sox-Tigers game postponed by rain

    DETROIT – Robin Ventura and the White Sox were trying to figure out a way to stop Miguel Cabrera.The ...
    June 27, 2015 - 11:36 pm
  • Cardinals beat Chicago Cubs to become first team to 50 wins

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Michael Wacha pitched six solid innings, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Cubs 8-1 on Saturday night to become the first major le ...
    June 27, 2015 - 11:04 pm
  • Chicago White Sox fall short in 9th

    DETROIT – A day after hitting a three-run triple in extra innings for the White Sox, Carlos Sanchez tried to help his team a different way.
    June 26, 2015 - 11:43 pm
  • Throwing error in 10th dooms Chicago Cubs

    ST. LOUIS – Peter Bourjos scored the winning run from third on a throwing error by Mike Baxter in the 10th inning to lift the St. Louis Cardinals to a ...
    June 26, 2015 - 11:40 pm
  • Former Storm, Spartan, Kougar, Teri Cain returns home for Sycamore Storm Dayz

    SYCAMORE – From the moment Teri Cain started her KAOS Fastpitch travel softball team, she had one event circled on her calender.
    June 26, 2015 - 11:29 pm
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