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  • NIU baseball: Ben Neumann emerging as ace of Huskies pitching staff

    DeKALB – Well before the season, the Northern Illinois baseball coaches knew Ben Neumann's role had to change.
    March 25, 2015 - 11:56 pm
  • Severson: Time flying for Huskies

    DeKALB – The realization came midway through covering the Northern Illinois football team’s eighth practice of the spring season – spring ball is more ...
    March 24, 2015 - 10:27 pm
  • Hub Arkush: Gut says rip McDonald, Bears, but is that right?

    I’ve had an interesting day. The phone rang at 12:45 Tuesday morning. It was our son-in-law. Our dau ...
    March 24, 2015 - 10:25 pm
  • Hinckley-Big Rock’s Audrey Harrod looking for more success after strong freshman season

    HINCKLEY – During cross country season, Hinckley-Big Rock sophomore Audrey Harrod had every reason to quit.
    March 24, 2015 - 10:53 pm
  • How to purchase PFN and Chicago Football draft preview magazines

    Can't wait for the NFL Draft? Here's how to purchase our draft magazine content. ...
    March 24, 2015 - 9:15 am
  • Chicago Blackhawks give coach Joel Quenneville his 750th win behind bench

    RALEIGH, N.C. – Joel Quenneville didn't want to talk much about his 750th NHL coaching victory.Inste ...
    March 24, 2015 - 12:15 am
  • Chicago Bulls clinch playoff spot with win over Charlotte Hornets

    CHICAGO – Nikola Mirotic and Pau Gasol carried the Chicago Bulls in Jimmy Butler's return to the court.
    March 24, 2015 - 12:12 am
  • NIU gymnast Amanda Stepp headed to NCAA Regionals

    Northern Illinois gymnast Amanda Stepp earned a trip to the NCAA Regionals for the second straight season.
    March 24, 2015 - 12:08 am
  • Girls indoor track and field: Genoa-Kingston takes third at Byron meet

    The Genoa-Kingston girls track and field won four events at a six-team indoor meet Monday at Byron.A ...
    March 24, 2015 - 12:07 am
  • Boys track and field: Indian Creek senior Michael Armstrong overcomes spinal surgery in his freshman year

    SHABBONA – Every shot put and discus throw by Indian Creek senior Michael Armstrong this season is a gift.
    March 24, 2015 - 3:12 pm
  • Chicago Football's 2015 NFL Draft Prospect Preview: Vic Beasley

    Leading up to the 2015 NFL Draft in Chicago, Kevin Fishbain and Arthur Arkush will break down prospects who could be on the Bears' radar. We begin w ...
    March 23, 2015 - 12:06 pm
  • PREP ROUNDUP: Petit hits walk-off grand slam for Sycamore softball

    Sycamore’s Baylie Petit hit a walk-off grand slam in the first game and the Spartans swept Rosary, 12-8 and 12-2, in a nonconference softball doublehe ...
    March 22, 2015 - 11:32 pm
  • Young cornerbacks competing for spots for Huskies

    DeKALB – Rotating through the cornerback position this spring for Northern Illinois – much like they did in the 2014 regular season – is a trio of you ...
    March 22, 2015 - 11:28 pm
  • DeKalb badminton finish fifth in first tournament of season

    DeKALB – Things did not go the DeKalb badminton team way in its opening tournament of the season at home.
    March 22, 2015 - 11:30 pm
  • Betties fall in season-opening bout

    DeKALB – In the first period of the season-opening bout, two of the four blockers for the Barbed Wire Betties women’s roller derby team were forced to ...
    March 22, 2015 - 11:16 pm
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