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  • NIU volleyball: Huskies sweep Miami (Ohio) for first MAC Tournament title since 2001

    DeKALB – While waiting for a postgame TV interview, Ray Gooden buried his face into a towel for 20 seconds.
    Nov. 21, 2016 - 1:33 am
  • Jimmy Butler's 40 points boost Bulls past Lakers

    LOS ANGELES – Even when Dwyane Wade takes a night off to rest, Jimmy Butler gets the benefit of his new Chicago Bulls teammate's veteran experience.
    Nov. 21, 2016 - 12:38 am
  • Bears lose another and the injuries keep mounting

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Jay Cutler described the Bears' injury epidemic as "crazy".It got worse ...
    Nov. 21, 2016 - 12:36 am
  • Arkush: List of needs for next season grows

    The good news for the Bears coming out of MetLife Stadium is unlike last week in Tampa, Florida, the Bears showed up and acquitted themselves well in ...
    Nov. 21, 2016 - 12:33 am
  • Prep football: No. 13 Sycamore's rally falls short in semifinal loss to No. 7 Vernon Hills

    SYCAMORE – The onside kick bounced off the grass and into the air. For the briefest moment, there was hope for the Sycamore football team.
    Nov. 21, 2016 - 12:33 am
  • Prep football: DeKalb's state run ends with semifinal loss to Prairie Ridge

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Despite allowing 339 rushing yards at halftime, the DeKalb football team only was down nine to the prolific offense of Prairie Ridge on ...
    Nov. 21, 2016 - 12:30 am
  • NIU volleyball tops Ohio, wins rematch with Miami in MAC finals

    DEKALB – Victor E. Court was aptly named as the Northern Illinois volleyball team took care of the Ohio Bobcats to advance to the Mid-American Confere ...
    Nov. 19, 2016 - 10:37 pm
  • Local roundup: Schmelzle finishes historic season for NIU

    Northern Illinois senior Hope Schmelzle finished in 20:51.3 at the NCAA National Cross Country Championship in Terre Haute, Indiana, on Saturday.
    Nov. 20, 2016 - 1:43 pm
  • Photos: Sycamore loses 21-16 to Vernon Hills in IHSA Class 5A Semifinals

    Sycamore takes on Vernon Hills during their IHSA Class 5A football semifinal game on Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016 at Sycamore High School in Sycamore. Syca ...
    Nov. 19, 2016 - 7:11 pm
  • Photos: DeKalb loses 54-35 to Prairie Ridge in IHSA Class 6A Semifinals

    DeKalb lost their IHSA Class 6A semifinal game against Prairie Ridge on Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016 in Crystal Lake.
    Nov. 19, 2016 - 6:55 pm
  • Hossa knocks in go-ahead goal, Blackhawks beat Flames

    CALGARY, Alberta – Marian Hossa's controversial goal with 2:23 left in the third period lifted the Blackhawks to a 3-2 victory over the Calgary Flames ...
    Nov. 19, 2016 - 12:49 am
  • Hub Arkush: New York Giants boast impressive 'D' and Eli, but Chicago Bears will have their chances

    The New York Giants are hot right now, having won their past four and sitting at 6-3 in the NFC East with the third-best record in the NFC, including ...
    Nov. 19, 2016 - 1:02 am
  • Take 2: Reflecting on a pair of memorable semifinal runs

    Daily Chronicle Sports Editor Eddie Carifio and sports reporter Jesse Severson spend their days covering the area’s sports scene. Occasionally, they g ...
    Nov. 18, 2016 - 11:44 pm
  • Prep football: Barbs face high-scoring Prairie Ridge in 6A semifinal

    DeKALB – For the past two weeks, the DeKalb football team has seen an option offense and vanquished it.
    Nov. 19, 2016 - 12:12 am
  • Prep football: Sycamore, Vernon Hills clash for first trip to state title in school history

    SYCAMORE – Two teams have the chance to make school history.Only one will get to play for the big pr ...
    Nov. 18, 2016 - 11:42 pm
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