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  • Chicago White Sox's Chris loses Minnesota Twins for 3rd time

    MINNEAPOLIS – Chris Sale keeps striking out hitters at a historic rate. That hasn’t made the White Sox any better at bat or in the field.
    June 25, 2015 - 12:22 am
  • Kyle Hendricks struggles as Chicago Cubs lose to L.A. Dodgers

    CHICAGO – Kyle Hendricks felt he was on the right track — up until his last two starts.Hendricks sur ...
    June 25, 2015 - 12:17 am
  • NBA Draft: For Chicago Bulls, could be finding Derrick Rose's backup

    CHICAGO – The Bulls own the 22nd pick in Thursday’s draft. And with a deep pool of guards, adding a backup for Derrick Rose could be the way to go.
    June 25, 2015 - 12:15 am
  • Kishwaukee Valley Storm 18U team looking for repeat as Storm Days Tournament champion

    SYCAMORE – When the 15th Annual Storm Days Tournament begins Friday, the Kishwaukee Valley Storm 18-and-under team will enter as the defending champs.
    June 25, 2015 - 12:01 am
  • Huskies still deciding on new women's basketball head coach

    DeKALB – According to Northern Illinois associate athletic director Debra Boughton, the Huskies are the only women's basketball team at Division I wit ...
    June 24, 2015 - 3:09 pm
  • Chicago Cubs beat L.A. Dodgers in 10 innings for 4th straight win

    CHICAGO – Chris Denorfia hit a game-ending sacrifice fly in the 10th inning, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 1-0 on Tuesday night fo ...
    June 23, 2015 - 11:26 pm
  • Jeff Samardzija, Chicago White Sox top Minnesota Twins

    MINNEAPOLIS – Jeff Samardzija struck out seven batters in seven innings for just his second win in nine starts on the road this season, and the White ...
    June 23, 2015 - 11:22 pm
  • Weather doesn’t stop 4 church league games

    Despite the ominous weather Monday, four of the five scheduled games in the DeKalb County Church Softball league were played.
    June 23, 2015 - 10:45 pm
  • DeKalb coach Matt Weckler, defensive lineman Devontae Thompson and Sycamore linebacker Brett Weaver on winning side of Shriners game

    With DeKalb coach Matt Weckler on the coaching staff and Barbs lineman defensive lineman Devontae Thompson and Sycamore linebacker Brett Weaver on the ...
    June 23, 2015 - 10:48 pm
  • NIU football: Oswego's Austin Warner commits to Huskies

    Oswego offensive tackle Austin Warner almost didn’t attend to the Northern Illinois University Big Dawg camp Saturday, and he’s sure glad he did in th ...
    June 23, 2015 - 10:37 pm
  • Kris Bryant homers twice as Chicago Cubs beat Clayton Kershaw, L.A. Dodgers

    CHICAGO – So much for that little slump for Kris Bryant. One big swing against Clayton Kershaw's vaunted curveball was enough to get the rookie back o ...
    June 23, 2015 - 12:25 am
  • Ex-NIU QB Jordan Lynch makes cut with Edmonton Eskimos

    Despite a modest beginning in his first two Canadian Football League preseason games, former Northern Illinois quarterback Jordan Lynch survived roste ...
    June 23, 2015 - 12:09 am
  • FIFA Women's World Cup: Alex Morgan, Carli Lloyd score in U.S. victory over Colombia

    EDMONTON, Alberta – Alex Morgan scored her first goal of the Women’s World Cup and the United States advanced to the quarterfinals with a 2-0 victory ...
    June 23, 2015 - 12:07 am
  • Girls basketball: Doug Brewington takes over Hinckley-Big Rock program

    HINCKLEY – He's only been in Hinckley about five years, but Doug Brewington said it's home to him. N ...
    June 22, 2015 - 11:58 pm
  • NIU football looking to boost dropping attendance

    Since 2010, only three Football Bowl Subdivision programs have won more games than Northern Illinois – Oregon, Alabama and Florida State.
    June 21, 2015 - 11:24 pm
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