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  • McAlpin kneels during national anthem, Huskies start MAC play with win over Western Michigan

    DeKALB – Chrystal McAlpin became the latest athlete to make a protest during the national anthem.The ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 12:20 am
  • Chicago Bears Notes: Jordan Howard feeling more confidence; Alshon Jeffery misses practice

    LAKE FOREST– Questions this week at Halas Hall focused on a Bears run game that is not where it needs to be through two weeks. Brian Hoyer at quarterb ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 12:14 am
  • Week 5 prep football previews

    No. 8 DeKalb Barbs at Kaneland Knights Time: 7 p.m. Friday, Peterson Field, Maple Park Records: De ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 2:33 pm
  • Douglas having standout season heading into contest against Barbs

    MAPLE PARK – After Jack Douglas’ throw ended up in the hands of a Yorkville defender, Kaneland’s junior quarterback got right back to work.
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 11:54 pm
  • Sycamore looks to turn things around at L-P

    It’s deja vu all over again for the Sycamore football team, as the Spartans enter Week 5 with a 1-3 record after a loss to rival DeKalb.
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 11:55 pm
  • Prep volleyball: Barbs win Game 1 thriller over Spartans, roll in Game 2

    DeKALB –  The DeKalb volleyball team cruised is way through the second set to secure the straight set victory over Sycamore on Thursday night 25-23, 2 ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 11:55 pm
  • Photos: DeKalb beats Sycamore in volleyball

    DeKalb takes on Sycamore during their volleyball game on Thursday, September 22, 2016 at DeKalb High School in DeKalb. DeKalb won 25-23, 25-10.
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 9:39 pm
  • HuskieWire Podcast: Jordan Huff

    Following the Huskies' loss to San Diego State, the guys talk about how they feel about NIU at the moment, if Huskies should feel worried about playin ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 4:09 pm
  • Cowboys' Prescott always said he was ready, and showing it

    FRISCO, Texas – Dak Prescott converted a long third down on the go-ahead drive in his first NFL win by changing the protection and the route at the li ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 11:53 pm
  • Bears prepare for Dallas with Brian Hoyer at quarterback

    LAKE FOREST – Brian Hoyer is preparing to start at quarterback for the Chicago Bears against the Dallas Cowboys.
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 11:52 pm
  • Sale struggles from the start, White Sox fall to Phillies

    PHILADELPHIA – Chris Sale is glad he doesn't have to face any more National League teams.In what was ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 11:50 pm
  • Cubs sweep Reds

    CHICAGO – John Lackey was cruising along when Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon hit for the right-hander in the eighth inning.
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 11:50 pm
  • Prep roundup: DeKalb boys, girls win at Byron

    The DeKalb boys and girls cross country teams each won first Wednesday at the Byron Invite.Katherine ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 11:48 pm
  • Chicago Bears Notes: Three young ILBs have opportunity to help replace Danny Trevathan

    LAKE FOREST – It’s a week for the backups at Halas Hall because of Monday night’s slew of Bears injuries.
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 12:26 am
  • NIU volleyball: After long road trips, Huskies finally back home to open conference play

    DeKALB – The Northern Illinois volleyball team is in a good place heading into conference play.Not o ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 11:47 pm
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