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  • Lehtonen makes 33 saves, Stars blank Blackhawks

    DALLAS – Kari Lehtonen stopped all 33 shots, including a penalty shot, for his fifth shutout this season and 32nd of his career, and the Dallas Stars ...
    March 21, 2015 - 11:23 pm
  • Cubs’ Ross hits 1 of 3 2-run homers in win

    GLENDALE, Ariz. – David Ross, Arismendy Alcantara and Anthony Giansanti each hit a two-run homer as the Cubs rallied to beat the Chicago rival White S ...
    March 21, 2015 - 2:50 am
  • DeKalb softball loses game Friday to Huntley

    The DeKalb softball team stranded 11 runners on base and committed four errors in a 3-2 loss at Huntley on Friday.
    March 20, 2015 - 11:24 pm
  • Davis makes all-state fourth team in hoops

    DeKalb center Luke Davis was named to the Illinois Basketball Coaches Association All-State Class 4A fourth team released on Friday.
    March 20, 2015 - 11:23 pm
  • NIU women’s tennis wins conference opener

    The Northern Illinois women's tennis team defeated Bowling Green for the first time since 2004, winning its Mid-American Conference opener on Friday, ...
    March 20, 2015 - 11:23 pm
  • Nikola Mirotic, Joakim Noah lead Chicago Bulls past Kyle Lowry-less Toronto Raptors

    CHICAGO – Nikola Mirotic's maturation on the court has impressed everybody around the Chicago Bulls.
    March 20, 2015 - 11:08 pm
  • After sitting out 2014, transfer Golladay ready to make difference for NIU football

    DeKALB – When Northern Illinois receiver Kenny Golladay went through spring football practices last season, he knew what was waiting for him when fall ...
    March 20, 2015 - 11:18 pm
  • Badminton: Young Barbs stil seeking success

    The DeKalb badminton team had two seniors qualify for the IHSA State Finals last season. Now, the Barbs are rebuilding without any seniors, but a core ...
    March 20, 2015 - 7:38 pm
  • Kishwaukee eliminated from national tournament

    Despite a win in its first game, the Kishwaukee men's basketball team was eliminated from the NJCAA National Tournament on Friday after an 81-74 loss ...
    March 20, 2015 - 7:37 pm
  • Latesha Bigby comes into season close to five NIU outdoor track records

    DeKALB – Less than two seconds. After last year’s outdoor track and field season, Northern Illinois ...
    March 20, 2015 - 11:21 pm
  • Ask Hub Arkush: Can Chicago Bears coach John Fox fix Jay Cutler?

    In this week's edition of 'Ask Hub,' I take your questions on whether Jared Allen is movable, Roberto Garza's job security, a possible three-headed ...
    March 20, 2015 - 11:33 am
  • Fathers, sons, upsets and comebacks at NCAA tournament

    Two wins by No. 14 seeds. Two sons winning games for their father-coaches. Two overtimes. Several big comebacks. The team nobody thought belonged in t ...
    March 20, 2015 - 12:38 am
  • Kishwaukee falls in NJCAA DII quarterfinals

    DANVILLE — Second-chance opportunities and rushed shots are two things that can get a basketball team beat in the postseason.
    March 19, 2015 - 11:06 pm
  • Girls softball: Kaneland routs Burlington Central

    MAPLE PARK – Kaneland opened its softball season in a big way, shutting out Burlington Central in an 11-0 mercy-rule victory in five innings.
    March 20, 2015 - 12:08 am
  • NIU set to accept bids for field

    After getting approval from the Board of Trustees to resurface the artificial turf at Huskie Stadium, Northern Illinois is hoping to have competitive ...
    March 19, 2015 - 10:27 pm
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