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  • NIU baseball: Freshman hurler Anderson has been lights out for Huskies in conference play

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois baseball coach Mike Kunigonis didn't want to put the burden of being the Friday starter on freshman William Anderson.
    April 22, 2016 - 12:02 am
  • NIU baseball: Buffalo at Huskies preview

    First pitch: 3 p.m. Friday; 1 p.m. Saturday; 1 p.m. SundayRecords: Bulls 11-21 overall, 4-8 in MAC E ...
    April 21, 2016 - 12:51 pm
  • NIU softball: Huskies at Eastern Michigan preview

    First pitch: 2 p.m. Friday; 12 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. SaturdayRecords: Huskies 28-13 overall, 9-5 in ...
    April 21, 2016 - 12:51 pm
  • NIU football: Former NIU great Spann talks with Huskies, reveals thoughts about possibly walking away from game

    Former Northern Illinois star running back Chad Spann is thinking about walking away from the game, he said on Thursday.
    April 21, 2016 - 12:49 pm
  • Sale becomes 1st 4-game winner, leads White Sox over Angels

    CHICAGO – Chris Sale likes what he is feeling and hearing, the fun on the field and the music in the locker room.
    April 20, 2016 - 11:39 pm
  • After delay, Cubs fall to Cardinals

    ST. LOUIS – Matt Holliday homered, Carlos Martinez threw seven strong innings and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Cubs 5-3 on Wednesday to avoid a th ...
    April 20, 2016 - 11:39 pm
  • Prep roundup: Weber's grand slam lifts Kaneland

    Morgan Weber hit a grand slam as the Kaneland softball team shut down Ottawa, 10-0, on Wednesday.Web ...
    April 20, 2016 - 8:15 pm
  • Volleyball: Genoa-Kingston’s Hansel commits to Tulane

    GENOA – Erika Hansel circa the seventh grade would have been fairly certain she was going to be a college softball player.
    April 20, 2016 - 7:41 pm
  • Prep girls track: Buggs, Barbs coming off record week in Schaumburg

    DeKALB – When DeKalb sophomore sprinter Bri Buggs lined up for her race on a rain-soaked night on Tuesday, she stayed warm by wearing her favorite kni ...
    April 20, 2016 - 7:41 pm
  • Baseball: Maveus four-year, four-sport career coming to a close

    SYCAMORE – Since the fall of 2012, regardless of the season, Tyler Maveus has been playing a sport for Sycamore athletics.
    April 20, 2016 - 7:39 pm
  • NHL suspends Blackhawks' Andrew Shaw 1 game for anti-gay slur

    CHICAGO – The NHL suspended Blackhawks forward Andrew Shaw for one game Wednesday for yelling an anti-gay slur from the penalty box and fined him $5,0 ...
    April 20, 2016 - 4:08 pm
  • Illinois weighs legalization of daily fantasy sports betting

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois lawmakers will try to legalize gambling in online daily fantasy sports with a measure to regulate various aspects of how the bu ...
    April 20, 2016 - 9:01 am
  • Mat Latos lowers ERA to 0.49; White Sox beat Angels

    CHICAGO – Mat Latos has been slowed by knee trouble. He pitched for three teams last season. He didn't sign with the Chicago White Sox until February, ...
    April 19, 2016 - 11:52 pm
  • Tarasenko, Blues beat Blackhawks in Game 4

    CHICAGO – Vladimir Tarasenko scored on a pair of impressive wrist shots, Brian Elliott made 39 saves and the St. Louis Blues beat the Chicago Blackhaw ...
    April 19, 2016 - 11:51 pm
  • Hammel leads Cubs past Cardinals with arm, bat

    ST. LOUIS – Jason Hammel has three RBIs compared to two runs allowed through three starts. And even though Jason Heyward isn't getting hits, he's impa ...
    April 19, 2016 - 11:50 pm
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