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  • Bears notes: Second half dooms Bears again

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – In the second half of Sunday’s 31-24 loss to the Panthers, the Bears were 1 for 6 on third down, turned the ball over twice, gained ...
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 7:02 am
  • NIU quarterback situation remains muddled

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois’ quarterback puzzle still might not be solved.The past three games, sopho ...
    Oct. 5, 2014 - 11:37 pm
  • Arkush: Bears’ woes start with QB

    One man can no more lose an NFL game than one man can win one. That’s not the way pro football is played.
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 7:01 am
  • Carifio: Huskies have no definite identity

    DeKALB – The DeKalb football team is winning games with a speed-based explosive offense led by a Division I football recruit.
    Oct. 5, 2014 - 11:26 pm
  • Belt HR in 18th, Giants beat Nats, lead NLDS 2-0

    WASHINGTON – Brandon Belt and the rest of the San Francisco Giants did what they do so well in October: They never give in, they never give up, and th ...
    Oct. 5, 2014 - 12:05 am
  • Run-run-run Royals could knock out mighty Angels

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Kansas City Royals, that scrappy run-run-run team quickly endearing itself to baseball purists, is proving small ball works on ...
    Oct. 5, 2014 - 12:06 am
  • Kyle Busch out to overcome Kansas Speedway demons

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Nearly all who rolled into Kansas Speedway this weekend still in contention for the Sprint Cup championship should feel good about ...
    Oct. 5, 2014 - 12:05 am
  • No comeback for Illinois in 38-27 Purdue loss

    Champaign – Illinois has been able to overcome defensive and special teams mistakes with comebacks that produced wins.
    Oct. 5, 2014 - 12:04 am
  • NIU football holds on for close victory against Kent State

    DeKALB – The Northern Illinois football team has its Huskie Stadium win streak put to the test on Saturday against Kent State.
    Oct. 5, 2014 - 12:02 am
  • Golson rallies Irish to 17-14 win over Stanford

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. – Everett Golson spotted tight end Ben Koyack alone in the back of the end zone just in time.
    Oct. 5, 2014 - 12:01 am
  • Sycamore boys soccer bounces back to beat Sandwich

    SYCAMORE – After a sloppy first half, the Sycamore boys soccer team recovered to outscore Sandwich by three goals in the second half, using Ivan Chave ...
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 12:46 am
  • DeKalb boys soccer falls 1-0 to Huntley

    DeKALB – Saturday’s match between the DeKalb soccer team and Huntley boys soccer teams started cold and stale, just like this early October weather. B ...
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 12:40 am
  • Hiawatha football closer to postseason

    CHICAGO – When the Hiawatha football team went into halftime trailing by two points against Luther North, coach Sean Donnelly told his team it was swi ...
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 9:54 am
  • PREP ROUNDUP: Millburg paces Sycamore to third place

    First place went to the third best team in the state.   Then a top 10 team.   But the third-place te ...
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 9:47 am
  • NIU holds on for close victory against Kent State

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois' Huskie Stadium win streak was put to the test on Saturday against Kent State.
    Oct. 4, 2014 - 9:12 pm
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