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  • Photos: DeKalb-Sycamore co-op in second place at IHSA states after day one

    The DeKalb-Sycamore gymnastics co-op is in second place after the first day of competition at Palatine High School in Palatine on Friday, Feb. 17, 201 ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 9:06 pm
  • NIU men's basketball: Toledo at Huskies preview

    Tip-off: 3:30 p.m. Saturday, NIU Convocation CenterMedia: Video: ESPN3; Radio: 98.9 FM/1360AMRecords ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 6:42 pm
  • NIU women's basketball: Ball State at Huskies preview

    Tip-off: 1 p.m. Saturday, NIU Convocation CenterMedia: Video: ESPN3; Radio: 98.9FM/1360AMRecords: Hu ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 6:43 pm
  • NIU roundup: Woollard's grand slam leads Huskies to win in season opener

    Alaynie Woollard smacked a grand slam as part of the Northern Illinois softball team's nine-run seventh inning and the Huskies opened the season with ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 6:42 pm
  • Jimmy Butler lifts Bulls to victory over Celtics

    CHICAGO – Jimmy Butler and Isaiah Thomas should have plenty to talk about when they see each other in New Orleans this weekend.
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 12:18 am
  • Gymnastics: Leman, Hickey, DeKalb-Sycamore have high hopes going into state

    There’s not going to be a lot scoreboard watching for the DeKalb-Sycamore girls gymnastics team Friday at the state championship in Palatine.
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 12:12 am
  • Girls basketball: Genoa-Kingston loses in regional final

    STERLING – Julie Galauner’s 3-point shooting kept Genoa-Kingston in the game for a while, but eventually the Rock Falls defense was able to close out ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 12:19 am
  • Prep wrestling: Lopez, Patterson get opening pins as local wrestlers 7-4 on first day at state

    Austin Kedzie gave up a couple takedowns and was losing by three in the first period.But the Kanelan ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 7:39 pm
  • NIU football: Knowles named linebacker coach

    Illinois native Jeff Knowles, who spent the last three years on the football staff at North Carolina State, has joined the Northern Illinois Universit ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 5:42 pm
  • Photos: Sycamore beat Burlington Central 33-18 in their girls basketball regional semifinal

    Sycamore beat Burlington Central 33-18 in their girls basketball regional semifinal on Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2017 at Wheaton Academy in West Chicago.
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 11:42 am
  • Bears bring back OL Eric Kush on a two-year deal

    The Bears added depth to their offensive line Wednesday by re-signing Eric Kush to a two-year contract.
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:25 am
  • Row the Boat to Minnesota: P.J. Fleck, WMU reach deal on slogan

    MINNEAPOLIS – Kaneland graduate and former NIU football standout P.J. Fleck has made the slogan “Row the Boat” a way of life for him and the football ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:34 am
  • Trimble, No. 23 Maryland beat Northwestern, 74-64

    EVANSTON – Maryland figured out pretty quickly that Melo Trimble had an extra gear Wednesday night, so it kept going back to the junior guard.
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:27 am
  • Girls basketball: Kaneland dominates IMSA to reach regional final

    AURORA – It took the Illinois Math and Science Academy girls basketball team more than 22 minutes to do what Jenni Weber did in less than eight minute ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:16 am
  • Next Level: Goff’s hot streak big help to Waubonsee

    Lauren Goff has been on a hot streak.  Which has coincided with the Waubonsee women’s basketball te ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:15 am
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