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  • NIU falls to Miami

    DeKALB – Three days after an upset win against Akron, the Northern Illinois men's basketball team found itself on the other side of a shocker.
    Jan. 25, 2015 - 10:59 pm
  • Rose, Butler score 20 each as Bulls top Mavericks

    DALLAS – After Derrick Rose missed a potential clinching shot on a hard drive through the line in the final seconds, he sealed Chicago's victory by wi ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:13 pm
  • Chicago Cubs Hall of Famer Ernie Banks dies at 83

    CHICAGO – Hall of Fame slugger Ernie Banks, the two-time MVP who never lost his boundless enthusiasm for baseball despite years of playing on losing C ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:13 pm
  • DeKalb bowlers looking for a better showing

    After last season’s last-place finish at the Boylan Catholic Sectional, the DeKalb boys bowling team is looking for a much better showing this year.
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:18 pm
  • Girls basketball: Indian Creek wins first Little 10 Conference tourney crown

    SHABBONA – Heading into Friday night’s Little 10 Conference championship game, the Indian Creek girls basketball team had only been to the title game ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:25 pm
  • Boys basketball: Mike Pollack hits buzzer beater to lead DeKalb past Yorkville

    DeKALB – First-year DeKalb boys basketball coach Al Biancalana said the next play mentality is important to building the program.
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 10:48 pm
  • Hub Arkush: Accorsi thrilled with Bears' management search

    Ernie Accorsi grew up as a bit of a closet Bears fan.“I grew up in the '50s and, as a Colts fan, I w ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 6:37 pm
  • NIU to host wrestling, gymnastic meets on same floor tonight

    DeKALB – One is thought of an activity of pure grace, the other brute force.Both will be on display ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 12:10 am
  • New England's Tom Brady, Bill Belichick offer no explanation for deflated footballs

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – The two men most responsible for delivering wins for the New England Patriots both said Thursday they have no explanation for how ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 12:04 am
  • Men's basketball: Kishwaukee earns tough win in first game as No. 1

    MALTA – Juwan Starks and Andre Harris did everything they could to make sure the Kishwaukee men's basketball team's stay as the No. 1 team in NJCAA Di ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 12:03 am
  • Girls basketball: Indian Creek advances to Little Ten Conference Tournament final

    SHABBONA – With the Indian Creek girls basketball team leading by 12 points with time winding down in the third quarter, freshman MaKayli Vann took th ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 12:00 am
  • Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson bringing football camp to DeKalb, NIU

    DeKALB – Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson will bring his football camp to DeKalb and Northern Illinois University on June 25.
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 12:12 am
  • Patriots coach says he doesn't know how balls were deflated

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – Patriots coach Bill Belichick said Thursday he doesn't know how footballs became deflated during the game that got his team to the ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 10:40 am
  • Prep roundup: DeKalb-Sycamore swimming dominates Fenton

    The DeKalb-Sycamore co-op boys swimming team couldn’t lose. Literally.The Barbs took first in every ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 12:26 am
  • Women's basketball: Huskies clobbered by Bobcats on road

    ATHENS, Ohio – The NIU women’s basketball played strong under the basket as it outrebounded Ohio in the Convocation Center, 38-35, thanks to a plus-ei ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 12:31 am
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