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  • Austin earns conference honor for fourth time this season

    For the fourth time this season, Northern Illinois junior outside hitter T'ara Austin has been honored by the Mid-American Conference.
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 5:47 pm
  • Chicago Bears Zach Miller, Shea McClellin finding success after circuitous NFL paths

    LAKE FOREST – Zach Miller totaled four receiving touchdowns from 2009 to 2011. After being out of the NFL in 2012 and 2013, then suffering a year-endi ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 12:27 am
  • Chicago Bears Rewind: John Fox calls Sunday a 'gratifying' win

    LAKE FOREST – John Fox said the Bears “clicked as well as we have all season long” in Sunday’s 37-13 thrashing of the Rams, while also pointing out th ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 12:24 am
  • Hub Arkush: An A+ performance from Jay Cutler leads grades

    Watching the tape of the Bears’ 37-13 shellacking of the Rams, you quickly discover the Bears had a simple but elegant game plan designed to take adva ...
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 11:59 pm
  • Butler, Bulls hold on for one-point win over Pacers

    CHICAGO – With the final seconds ticking away, they stared each other down one last time, Paul George with the ball, and Jimmy Butler right in front o ...
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 10:49 pm
  • Girls basketball: G-K opens season with win

    Julie Galauner led the way with 19 points as the Genoa-Kingston girls basketball team won its season opener 56-37 at home against Belvidere on Monday.
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 9:31 pm
  • Next Level: Wagner, Beaty make impact for successful Whitewater teams

    DeKalb grad Courtney Wagner and the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater women’s volleyball team made a familiar trip as the Warhawks headed to their 24 ...
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 9:31 pm
  • Bouagnon, Turner nab MAC West honors

    The Northern Illinois football team nabbed two more conference honors after its 41-30 win at Buffalo.
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 6:19 pm
  • Tucker, Kyler, Niemann earn top NIB 12 honors

    DeKalb juniors Cole Tucker and Derek Kyler were the offensive MVPs and Sycamore senior Nick Niemann was the defensive MVP for the Northern Illinois Bi ...
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 8:16 pm
  • Girls basketball: Barbs poised to avoid repeat of bad start of last season

    DeKALB – It was a long start to Heath Kent's first year at the helm of the DeKalb girls basketball team.
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 12:19 am
  • Girls basketball team previews

    Sycamore SpartansLast season: 26-3, lost 46-30 to Rockford Lutheran in the first round of the Class ...
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 5:49 pm
  • Ally Lehman to take oath for ROTC before Huskies play home opener

    DeKALB – Ever since she was in grade school, Ally Lehman wanted to be a soldier. Before the Norther ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 12:46 am
  • Newport signs with Northwestern, three other Barbs celebrate NCAA commitments

    DeKALB – It was a hard decision, but Morgan Newport decided that after Terri Sullivan left, Illinois just wasn't the softball program for her anymore.
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 5:39 pm
  • Hub Arkush: Chicago Bears still a bit of a puzzle after rout in St. Louis

    You know, Bears fans, this edition of the Monsters of the Midway is one tough puzzle to solve.Last w ...
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 9:49 am
  • Kane, Hawks beat Flames

    CHICAGO – Patrick Kane scored and had an assist in Chicago’s quick three-goal outburst in the second period, and the Blackhawks beat the Calgary flame ...
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 12:31 am
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