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  • Sterling senior shines with fresh eyes watching

    STERLING – Gabby Sandoval had a little extra something to play for with one of her good friends sitting in the bleachers at Musgrove Fieldhouse on Tue ...
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 11:35 pm
  • Sterling falls to St. Charles East in quarterfinals

    The Sterling boys basketball team ran into a hot-shooting St. Charles East team Tuesday afternoon in the quarterfinals of the 37th annual Chuck Dayton ...
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • This just isn’t the Bear way

    Robbie Gould might not hate Marc Trestman, but you can see it from here.One of the most accurate kic ...
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • SVM 2x4: Last four Illinois bowl games

    2011Fight Hunger BowlIllinois 20, UCLA 14• The Illini won their second bowl game in as many seasons, ...
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • NIU falls to Marshall for third straight bowl loss

    BOCA RATON, Fla. – For the third straight season, Northern Illinois was on the losing end of its bowl game.
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • NHL: Perreault scores 2 as Jets ease past Blackhawks

    CHICAGO – Mathieu Perrault scored two goals while extending his point streak to eight games, and the Winnipeg Jets routed the listless Chicago Blackha ...
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 11:32 pm
  • NBA: Rose's 25 lead Bulls over Wizards

    WASHINGTON – After Derrick Rose ignited a late fourth quarter rally that helped the Chicago Bulls stave off John Wall and the Washington Wizards, Rose ...
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 11:32 pm
  • Sportshorts for Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2014

    MLBAverage salary makes huge jumpMajor League Baseball’s average salary has shot up to more than $3. ...
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • College football: Sterling native ready for first – and last – bowl game

    Tyler Loos has been looking forward to this moment for the last half-decade. He's not sure he wants it to end. The Sterling native will finally suit ...
    Dec. 22, 2014 - 11:51 pm
  • Might as well start Fales

    Once Bears general manager Phil Emery received the bad news Monday that quarterback Jimmy Clausen cannot play in the season finale after showing delay ...
    Dec. 22, 2014 - 11:50 pm
  • SVM 2X4: Last four NIU bowl games

    2013 Poinsettia BowlUtah State 21, Northern Illinois 14• Led by quarterback Jordan Lynch, who finish ...
    Dec. 22, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • Boys basketball: Sterling hangs on late in opening-round win over Winnebago

    DeKALB – Sterling boys basketball coach Jim Preston wasn't sure what he was going to get out of Ethan Sanford when the junior trotted onto the floor i ...
    Dec. 22, 2014 - 11:50 pm
  • Bulls pull away from Raptors with record period

    CHICAGO – Derrick Rose scored 29 points, Jimmy Butler added 27 points and 11 rebounds, and the Chicago Bulls snapped the Toronto Raptors' six-game win ...
    Dec. 22, 2014 - 11:47 pm
  • Best plays span several sports

    Some of them won the game, some of them saved the game, and others made for some very impressive eye candy.
    Dec. 22, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • SportShorts for Tuesday, December 23, 2014

    NFLBears DE Young out for seasonChicago Bears defensive end Willie Young tore the Achilles tendon in ...
    Dec. 22, 2014 - 11:46 pm
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