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  • Herscher too much for Hinckley-Big Rock girls soccer in season opener

    HINCKLEY – A brief surge of brilliance early in the second half could not make up for a game for an early three-goal deficit as the Hinckley-Big Rock ...
    March 16, 2015 - 10:32 pm
  • Hiawatha softball loses season opener at Byron

    The Hiawatha softball team started its season with a 13-1 nonconference loss at Byron.Alanna Sterlin ...
    March 16, 2015 - 10:32 pm
  • NIU finishes fifth in Talis Park Challenge

    The Northern Illinois men’s golf team finished in fifth-place at the Talis Park Challenge in Naples, Florida, on Monday for its second top-five finish ...
    March 16, 2015 - 8:55 pm
  • Arthur Arkush: Packers' roster makeup sets standard for Ryan Pace, Chicago Bears

    When Ryan Pace took the podium for the first time as the general manager of the Bears, some of the first words to come from his mouth were, “For the ...
    March 16, 2015 - 1:46 pm
  • Marmion's Glasgow, a DeKalb resident, to play football at Michigan

    The beginning of the Jim Harbaugh era as Michigan’s coach will dawn with a trio of Glasgows on the Wolverines’ roster.
    March 15, 2015 - 10:50 pm
  • Kentucky leads the way with top spot in March Madness

    The Kentucky Wildcats ended up where everyone expected them on Selection Sunday: Seeded No. 1 on their quest to become the first undefeated team since ...
    March 15, 2015 - 10:45 pm
  • Temple, ODU, Colorado State and Richmond top NIT field

    Temple, Old Dominion, Colorado State and Richmond will have to settle for a No. 1 seed in the National Invitation Tournament.
    March 15, 2015 - 8:43 pm
  • Trout gets 2 more hits, but Chicago White Sox beat Angels

    GLENDALE, Ariz. – Alexei Ramirez hit an RBI double to help the White Sox beat the Los Angeles Angels, 5-3, on Sunday.
    March 15, 2015 - 8:12 pm
  • Wood throws 5 shutout innings in Chicago Cubs' win

    MESA, Ariz. – Chris Denorfia hit a two-run homer for Chicago's only hit and Travis Wood pitched three-hit ball for five innings as the Cubs beat the C ...
    March 15, 2015 - 8:08 pm
  • Westbrook lifts Thunder to 109-100 win over Chicago Bulls

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Unlike the last time the Bulls played Oklahoma City, Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook showed faith in a teammate with the game on ...
    March 15, 2015 - 8:08 pm
  • PREP BASEBALL: Treml's role expanded this year for Spartans

    Colan Treml wanted to contribute to the Sycamore baseball team on a full-time basis.Ever since he st ...
    March 15, 2015 - 11:30 pm
  • Sharp scores twice to lead Chicago Blackhawks past Sharks

    SAN JOSE, Calif. – Patrick Sharp scored his first two goals since January and Duncan Keith also broke a long scoring drought to help the Chicago Black ...
    March 14, 2015 - 6:15 pm
  • Hornets battle back from 19 down to beat Bulls

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Gerald Henderson said there was no magic formula for the Charlotte Hornets’ second-half turnaround Friday night.
    March 13, 2015 - 11:53 pm
  • BOYS BASKETBALL: Lucca's scoring, passing earns him top player of the year honor

    Tommy Lucca said he already knows what he wants to accomplish next year.A better regular season. A r ...
    March 13, 2015 - 11:44 pm
  • Hub Arkush: 2015 NFL Mock Draft 1.0

    Mock Drafts are more for fun and conversation than anything else and we hope you’ll have a blast with ours. But please keep in mind they will contin ...
    March 13, 2015 - 11:34 am
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