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  • NIU men's soccer only brings in 2, women haul in 6

    DeKALB – A season ago, Northern Illinois men's soccer coach Eric Luzzi brought in 14 new players – looking to expand the roster and fill missing voids ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 6:25 pm
  • National Signing Day: LaPointe, Niemann, Cook sign with Division I schools

    Hayden LaPointe watched last year as his DeKalb football teammates Dre Brown and Allen Letterer signed National Letters of Intent to play at the NCAA ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 1:43 pm
  • Signing day: Niemann makes Iowa deal official

    As the day goes on, so does the list of players both committing to NIU and local athletes signing their National Letters of Intent with other schools.
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 12:58 am
  • Corey Crawford helps Chicago Blackhawks beat Colorado Avalanche

    DENVER – Richard Panik did his best Jonathan Toews imitation, scoring a goal and even playing on the top line at times.
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • Jesse Severson: Obsession with number of 'stars' during signing day is ridiculous

    It's that time of year.On Wednesday, schools across the country will celebrate National Signing Day, ...
    Feb. 2, 2016 - 11:21 pm
  • Boys basketball: Luke Davis, DeKalb dominate No. 8 LaSalle-Peru

    DeKALB – LaSalle-Peru was undefeated, ranked and traveling with a large procession of fans. DeKalb ...
    Feb. 2, 2016 - 10:57 pm
  • Girls basketball: Johnsburg jumps out early, dominates Genoa-Kingston

    GENOA – The Genoa-Kingston girls basketball team didn’t get many second-shot opportunities against Johnsburg.
    Feb. 2, 2016 - 9:48 pm
  • Prep roundup: Big third powers Kaneland past DeKalb

    Kaneland has punished plenty of teams with its long-range accuracy this season. On Tuesday, the Kni ...
    Feb. 2, 2016 - 9:36 pm
  • Hayward has 27 points, 12 rebounds as Jazz beat Bulls in OT

    SALT LAKE CITY – Gordon Hayward had 27 points and 12 rebounds, Rodney Hood added 19 points and the Utah Jazz beat the Chicago Bulls 105-96 in overtime ...
    Feb. 1, 2016 - 11:56 pm
  • Prep roundup: Indian Creek boys basketball team advances in Little Ten tourney

    The Indian Creek boys basketball team got strong balance and came away with a 61-49 win over LaMoille in the Little Ten Tournament at Somonauk on Mond ...
    Feb. 1, 2016 - 11:50 pm
  • NIU men's basketball: Mark Montgomery landed trio of freshmen from same AAU team

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois men’s basketball coach Mark Montgomery didn’t dare miss a Milwaukee United game during the summer of 2014.
    Feb. 1, 2016 - 11:59 pm
  • Girls basketball: Indian Creek overcomes slow start, wins Little Ten Conference for 1st time

    SHABBONA – The Indian Creek girls basketball team overcame a shaky first quarter start to beat Newark 58-42 and win the Little Ten Conference regular ...
    Feb. 2, 2016 - 12:32 am
  • Next Level: Kaitlin Phillips continues hot stretch at Loras

    Kaitlin Phillips has continued to be a versatile offensive option for the Loras College women’s basketball team.
    Feb. 1, 2016 - 11:54 pm
  • Canaday finds normalcy with bowling

    DeKALB – Christopher Canaday remembers how white the operating room was.Now a freshman bowler at DeK ...
    Feb. 1, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • Men's hoops: Road woes get worse for Huskies

    The struggles on the road for the Northern Illinois men's basketball team just a got a lot worse.The ...
    Jan. 30, 2016 - 7:45 pm
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