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  • NIU football coach: Miami tougher than record

    DeKALB – Rod Carey doesn’t care about Miami (Ohio)’s record. The RedHawks currently sit at 1-6, 1-2 ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 12:21 am
  • Hub Arkush's film review: Chicago Bears get lots to love vs. Falcons

    The tape of the Falcons game was the first Bears' tape I’ve studied in a long time that was fun to watch.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 12:27 am
  • Golfers play waiting game

    Monday’s Class 3A Lake Forest Sectional at Lake Bluff Golf Course was halted because of inclement weather, but most of the participants completed 18 h ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 11:35 pm
  • Extra prep key in gutsy win

    LAKE FOREST – Bears fans Sunday saw a valiant defensive effort by their team, which held the dangerous Atlanta Falcons to 13 points despite beginning ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 11:42 pm
  • Inside MAC Football: EMU’s Creighton gets 1st MAC win

    STAR OF THE WEEK Reginald Bell Jr. Eastern Michigan, freshman, quarterback Bell came off the bench i ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • 3-and-out: Chicago Bears vs. Atlanta Falcons

    3 things that worked1 Third-down defense: The Bears held the Falcons to a 31 percent rate on third d ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 9:12 pm
  • NIU's Radtke earns MAC honor

    Northern Illinois sophomore volleyball player Jenna Radtke was named was named MAC West Defensive Player of the Week Monday.
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 6:06 pm
  • Chippewas’ RB Rawls inflicts pain on NIU

    DeKALB – Thomas Rawls said he didn’t feel any pain after his 270-yard performance in Central Michigan’s 34-17 win Saturday at Huskie Stadium.
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 12:16 am
  • Arkush: Bears overcome losses with desire to beat Falcons

    Let’s set up a few ground rules if we’re going to talk about Sunday’s Bears-Falcons game.First and f ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 12:07 am
  • Chippewas snap Huskies’ DeKalb winning streak

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois’ 28-game Huskie Stadium winning streak is history. Central Michigan runni ...
    Oct. 12, 2014 - 12:38 am
  • Blackhawks beat Sabres with big third period

    CHICAGO – The Blackhawks had Brad Richards at second-line center for much of training camp, and then coach Joel Quenneville returned Andrew Shaw to th ...
    Oct. 12, 2014 - 12:08 am
  • Devin Hester happy after bitter parting with Bears

    ATLANTA – Devin Hester danced around the question, knowing that everyone wonders what he thinks – really thinks – about former teammate Jay Cutler.
    Oct. 12, 2014 - 12:02 am
  • NIU volleyball beats Chippewas

    MOUNT PLEASANT, Michigan – The Northern Illinois University volleyball team ended its three-match road trip in impressive fashion Saturday, ousting Ce ...
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 10:23 pm
  • Prep roundup: Bend, Nolan, Lyons have seasons end at sectional

    Delaney Bend shot a 96 on Saturday at Shewami Country Club in the Class A Girls Golf Wateska Sectional, missing out on a trip to the state tournament ...
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 9:49 pm
  • Kaneland wins conference, Ye and Sullivan sweep sinlges for Sycamore

    After two days of tennis playing at DeKalb High School, the Kaneland Knights took the crown for girls tennis in the Northern Illinois Big 12 conferenc ...
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 9:47 pm
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