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  • Butler did it: Bulls pulls away for 109-94 win over Bucks

    MILWAUKEE – Jimmy Butler rarely passed up opportunities to share the ball. Nikola Mirotic took advantage of his open shots.
    March 27, 2017 - 12:04 am
  • NIU football: Lynch adjusting to life as Huskies' running backs coach

    DeKALB – When the Northern Illinois football team was running team drills, Jordan Lynch stood 10 yards behind the offense with his arms crossed and a ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:44 pm
  • NIU roundup: Huskies collect 17 hits in win over Toledo in conference opener

    The Northern Illinois started conference play with a bang.The Huskies had a breakout performance at ...
    March 25, 2017 - 12:11 am
  • Prep roundup: G-K baseball splits in Jacksonville

    The Genoa-Kingston baseball played a pair of run-rule shortened games at the Jacksonville Jamboree on Friday, winning 11-1 against Clinton but losing ...
    March 24, 2017 - 8:53 pm
  • DC Sports Now: Genoa-Kingston's Chad Wilmarth

    In the third episode of DC Sports Now, the topics include DeKalb softball, DeKalb baseball, Genoa-Kingston football and Northern Illinois football –  ...
    March 24, 2017 - 7:00 pm
  • Bears sign quarterback Mark Sanchez to 1-year deal

    LAKE FOREST – The Bears continued their quarterback makeover Friday by signing veteran Mark Sanchez, who is expected to back up Mike Glennon next seas ...
    March 24, 2017 - 6:25 pm
  • Prep roundup: Crozier explodes as Genoa-Kingston routs South Beloit

    Danyelle Crozier scored three goals in less than 13 minutes as the Genoa-Kingston girls soccer team rolled to a 7-0 home win Thursday against South Be ...
    March 24, 2017 - 12:10 am
  • Girls soccer: VanWyhe's goal enough in Indian Creek's win over Hinckley-Big Rock

    WATERMAN – Indian Creek girls soccer coach Scott McClure wanted the Timberwolves to be aggressive with the wind at their backs in the first half of th ...
    March 24, 2017 - 12:10 am
  • Kane, Crawford lift Blackhawks over Stars in SO

    CHICAGO – The Blackhawks weren't at their best, but marquee players came through –again – to keep Western Conference-leading Chicago on a roll.
    March 23, 2017 - 11:59 pm
  • Prep baseball: DeKalb scores 4 runs late to steal win from Belvidere

    DeKALB – Through four innings, a single in the third inning was the only hit for the DeKalb baseball team.
    March 23, 2017 - 11:58 pm
  • Dallas Green, former Cubs GM, dies at 82

    PHILADELPHIA – As a big league pitcher, Dallas Green was pretty mediocre."I was a 20-game winner," h ...
    March 22, 2017 - 11:57 pm
  • Mirotic scores season-high 28, Bulls beat Pistons

    CHICAGO – Out of the rotation at times and with his contract set to expire, Nikola Mirotic understands what's at stake for him as the season winds dow ...
    March 22, 2017 - 11:58 pm
  • College baseball: Huskies struggling with consistency heading into MAC play

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois baseball coach Mike Kunigonis said that the Huskies have had solid outings in each phase of the game this season.
    March 22, 2017 - 11:55 pm
  • Prep football: Wilmarth to take over for McCarty as G-K head coach

    GENOA – While he was an assistant at Byron, Chad Wilmarth got to watch as Mike Elsbury coached both football and wrestling.
    March 23, 2017 - 12:06 am
  • Prep roundup: Rockford Lutheran pulls away in second half of win over Cogs

    The Rockford Lutheran girls soccer team cushioned its lead in the second half of a 5-0 victory at Genoa-Kingston on Wednesday afternoon.
    March 22, 2017 - 8:55 pm
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