• High school girls basketball: DeKalb dominates Jefferson, advance to semis

    HUNTLEY – After a slow start to the season, the DeKalb girls basketball team began clicking, winning five of their past eight games heading into this ...
    Feb. 16, 2015 - 11:36 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Hampshire uses its size in regional win over Genoa-Kingston

    SYCAMORE – Size has not been a strength for the Genoa-Kingston girls basketball team this season, and in a Class 3A Sycamore Regional quarterfinal Mon ...
    Feb. 16, 2015 - 11:58 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Ally VanBogaert, Kaneland survive against St. Edward

    SYCAMORE – Every time the St. Edward girls basketball team made a push to take control, Kaneland’s Ally VanBogaert had an answer.
    Feb. 16, 2015 - 11:52 pm
  • NFL Draft: Mike Mayock on Chicago Bears' positions of need

    If the Bears want to find the safety of the future in the 2015 NFL Draft – and many peg Landon Collins to them with the No. 7 pick in mock drafts – th ...
    Feb. 16, 2015 - 8:55 pm
  • Video: Which current Chicago Bears players could play in a 3-4 defense?

    The Chicago Bears played their 4-3 defense last season, and while it wasn't very effective, Mel Tucker did show some different looks, which included ...
    Feb. 16, 2015 - 11:32 am
  • NIU has 13 top-10 finishes at Purdue

    WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - The Northern Illinois University women's track & field team continued its preparations for the upcoming Mid-American Conference ...
    Feb. 16, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Corral leading charge for Northern Illinois women

    With 28 seconds remaining in what had suddenly become a winnable game against Akron on Feb. 7, Northern Illinois senior guard Amanda Corral walked to ...
    Feb. 15, 2015 - 11:30 pm
  • Boys basketball: Barbs get closer to conference title with win over Geneseo

    DeKALB — Last week, the DeKalb boys basketball team lead at halftime against Galesburg, but struggled in the second half and ultimately lost the game. ...
    Feb. 14, 2015 - 9:54 pm
  • PREP ROUNDUP: Sycamore girls bowling surges into state

    Needing to make up 16 pins in the final game against a team that has spent most of the season at No. 1, the Sycamore girls bowling team topped Harlem ...
    Feb. 14, 2015 - 9:51 pm
  • DeKalb's Sisler has monster game for NIU

    DeKalb grad Brian Sisler went 5 for 5 with six RBIs to lead Northern Illinois past Niagara 15-5 on Saturday.
    Feb. 14, 2015 - 8:13 pm
  • NIU men fall short at Western Michigan

    KALAMAZOO, Mich. – Senior Jordan Threloff scored 15 points and grabbed a game-high 15 rebounds but the Northern Illinois University men’s basketball ...
    Feb. 14, 2015 - 7:08 pm
  • Teams gear up for loaded 3A Sycamore Regional

    Most coaches like to say that their regional tournament is the toughest in the state.The coaches in ...
    Feb. 15, 2015 - 11:33 pm
  • Kent State beats NIU at buzzer

    KENT, Ohio – Tied with 0.8 seconds left under the Kent State basket, KSU’s Larissa Lurken lobbed the ball to Melanee Stubbs, who sank the shot at the ...
    Feb. 14, 2015 - 5:41 pm
  • High school football: IHSA to adopt rules in name of player safety

    Further rule changes, in the name of player safety, are coming to high school football in Illinois.T ...
    Feb. 14, 2015 - 12:02 am
  • Chicago Bears free-agent options: Safeties

    With a new GM and head coach, and plenty of questions about which players are returning, the Bears’ organization is difficult to gauge when it comes t ...
    Feb. 14, 2015 - 12:06 am
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