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  • Bulldogs hold off Knights

    MAPLE PARK – The looming threat of rain contributed to the late-inning drama between the Kaneland and Batavia baseball teams Tuesday during the second ...
    July 16, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Da'Ron Brown named to Biletnikoff Award watch list

    Northern Illinois wide receiver Da'Ron Brown was named the the 2014 Biletnikoff Award watch list on Tuesday, the Tallahassee Quarterback Club announce ...
    July 16, 2014 - 9:20 am
  • Bulls use amnesty clause to cut Boozer

    CHICAGO – The Bulls said goodbye to forward Carlos Boozer on Tuesday, using the amnesty clause to cut the veteran forward after four seasons with the ...
    July 15, 2014 - 8:19 pm
  • Keck returning to Barbs baseball

    It didn't take long for Justin Keck to start feeling the itch.Soon after he stepped down in 2010 as ...
    July 16, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Bass named to Rotary Lombardi watch list

    Northern Illinois linebacker Jamaal Bass has been named to the 2014 Rotary Lombardi Award Watch List on Monday.
    July 14, 2014 - 11:40 pm
  • Cespedes wins again, beating Frazier in HR derby

    MINNEAPOLIS – Oakland’s Yoenis Cespedes became the first repeat winner of the All-Star home run derby in 15 years, powering his way past Cincinnati’s ...
    July 14, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • Michigan’s Glasgow, a DeKalb native, receives probation

    ANN ARBOR, Mich. – Michigan offensive lineman Graham Glasgow has been sentenced to 12 months’ probation after pleading guilty to operating a vehicle w ...
    July 15, 2014 - 7:34 am
  • More certainty, few familiar faces with Bears defensive ends

    This is the sixth in a series of Bears position breakdowns by the Chicago Football staff leading up to the start of training camp July 25 in Bourbonna ...
    July 14, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • NIU men's hoops makes first offer for Class of 2016

    Isaiah Roby suffered a minor wrist injury this past weekend. Then the soon-to-be junior at Dixon High School and his QC Elite 16U team lost in the c ...
    July 14, 2014 - 11:43 pm
  • Hinckley-Big Rock grad Thorp looking for big senior year at NIU

    Jenna Thorp has played organized basketball since she was 4 years old. She is about to enter her fi ...
    July 14, 2014 - 11:32 pm
  • Kevin Dineen hired as Blackhawks assistant

    CHICAGO – Kevin Dineen, who coached Canada's women's hockey team to a gold medal at the Sochi Olympics, has returned to the NHL as an assistant with t ...
    July 14, 2014 - 10:24 am
  • Goetze scores late to give Germany the World Cup

    RIO DE JANEIRO – With two quick and sublimely deft touches, Mario Goetze ended Germany’s 24-year wait for another World Cup title.
    July 13, 2014 - 8:27 pm
  • Wood, Cubs lose to Braves

    CHICAGO – Arismendy Alcantara is making a strong case to stay with the Chicago Cubs.Alcantara hit a ...
    July 13, 2014 - 8:25 pm
  • White Sox's bullpen falls short again in loss to Indians

    CLEVELAND – The White Sox staggered into the All-Star break with a tough loss. Javy Guerra gave up a ...
    July 13, 2014 - 11:42 pm
  • Travel baseball teams have both pros, cons

    When Jason Cavanaugh played youth baseball, his teammates held him accountable for his performance. 
    July 14, 2014 - 8:54 am
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