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  • Pro Bowl a testing range for quirky rules

    GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The odd rules that the NFL tried in the Pro Bowl made for a strange sideshow.
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 12:12 pm
  • Wrestling: Warriors struggle in finals, take 7th at NIB-12 tournament

    YORKVILLE – One by one, a trio of Sterling wrestlers moseyed out to the center of Mat 2 at the Northern Illinois Big 12 wrestling tournament, a confer ...
    Jan. 25, 2015 - 11:28 pm
  • Storm’s streak stopped

    Bureau Valley’s undefeated run came to and end Saturday at the hands of Donovan Oliver and the Kewanee Boilermakers in a 67-65 battle in the Storm Ce ...
    Jan. 25, 2015 - 11:29 pm
  • Local roundup: Sterling diver sets new school record; no bowlers advance to state

    After securing the boys six-dive Sterling High School record earlier in the week, senior Cade Coursey did it again – this time it was the school's 11- ...
    Jan. 25, 2015 - 11:27 pm
  • Boys basketball: Dukes hold on for win at Byron

    BYRON – At 18-1, just getting a win sometimes isn’t quite enough for the Dixon boys’ basketball team.
    Jan. 25, 2015 - 11:27 pm
  • Musick: Ernie Banks, Mr. Cub, remembered by Mr. Reynolds

    Ken Reynolds was a 24-year-old southpaw with the Philadelphia Phillies.Ernie Banks was a 40-year-old ...
    Jan. 25, 2015 - 11:27 pm
  • NBA: Wade, Bosh, Whiteside lead Heat over Bulls

    CHICAGO – Hassan Whiteside bounced around the NBA Development league and played in China and Lebanon, hoping NBA teams were keeping tabs and would giv ...
    Jan. 25, 2015 - 11:25 pm
  • NFL: Watt gets 2 turnovers, dances in friendly Pro Bowl

    GLENDALE, Ariz. – Few moved very fast, no one flattened a quarterback and there were no bone-jarring hits in the gentle, friendly version of football ...
    Jan. 25, 2015 - 11:27 pm
  • NHL: Tavares scores 4, Team Toews outscores Team Foligno

    COLUMBUS, Ohio – It was enough to give a goalie nightmares: A record 29 goals, 25 players with at least two points and eight with at least four.
    Jan. 25, 2015 - 11:26 pm
  • High time for Illini to ‘man up’

    MINNEAPOLIS – For Illinois coach John Groce, Saturday's loss at Minnesota was less about numbers and more about toughness.
    Jan. 25, 2015 - 11:25 pm
  • Sportshorts for Monday, Jan. 26, 2014

    Fox Sports will use a rotation of drivers, including Jeff Gordon, in its coverage of NASCAR's second-tier XFINITY Series this season.
    Jan. 25, 2015 - 11:25 pm
  • AFC hits seven 3s; Oregon, Fulton, Polo win

    AFC knocked off NUIC East foe Aquin 74-68, to hand the Bulldogs their first conrerence loss.The Raid ...
    Jan. 25, 2015 - 11:26 pm
  • Ganassi Racing wins Rolex 24

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Chip Ganassi bristles when his No. 02 team is called the “star car.”Truth is, ...
    Jan. 25, 2015 - 11:24 pm
  • Terronez soaking up coaching – and wins

    For Nick Terronez, wrestling success has come as he’s minded his elders.The elders in this case are ...
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 12:10 am
  • MLB: Cubs legend Ernie Banks dead at 83

    Ernie Banks, one of baseball’s most ebullient and optimistic ambassadors, died Friday, his wife, Liz, confirmed.
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 12:10 am
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