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  • AFC clinches NUIC title

    The Raiders clinched the NUIC title for the third year in a row with a 62-37 win at Orangeville. Jaynee Prestegaard led the way with 24 points, and 1 ...
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 12:27 am
  • Bohannon leads Hawkeyes past Knights

    Jordan Bohannon scored 17 points and Iowa took command early and posted its first road win of the season with an 83-63 victory at Rutgers on Tuesday n ...
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 12:26 am
  • Falcons’ Matthews carries dad’s Super Bowl XXXIV heartache

    HOUSTON — Atlanta Falcons left tackle Jake Matthews has watched Super Bowl XXXIV enough times to fool himself that the ending might just turn out diff ...
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 12:26 am
  • ready for Super Bowl duel

    HOUSTON – Football ties run deep in the South. And the bonds of guys that have played for the Alabama Crimson Tide may be about as strong as they com ...
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 12:26 am
  • Roundup: Comets pick up road win

    Kelsey Simpson hit three 3-pointers and scored 19 points to lead the Newman girls basketball team to a 54-43 victory against Bureau Valley on Monday i ...
    Jan. 31, 2017 - 9:44 am
  • closer to dream of an NCAA Tournament berth

    EVANSTON, Ill. – Bryant McIntosh is close enough he can see it when he closes his eyes. They all can, up and down the coaching staff and throughout th ...
    Jan. 30, 2017 - 11:23 pm
  • Boys basketball: Hot-shooting Missiles quiet the Thunder

    MILLEDGEVILLE — The Milledgeville Missiles and West Carroll Thunder had many similarities during their NUIC crossover game at Glenn Gymnasium on Monda ...
    Jan. 30, 2017 - 11:25 pm
  • tries to stay upbeat amid ups and downs

    This isn't how Denzel Valentine envisioned his rookie season going. After 4 years of high-level play at a high-level program in Michigan State, the B ...
    Jan. 30, 2017 - 11:22 pm
  • SportShorts for Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017

    Amboy running back and linebacker Cole Stewart will sign a National Letter of Intent to continue his career at Winona State. The Division II school i ...
    Jan. 30, 2017 - 11:21 pm
  • Things to look for at the Super Bowl

    There have been 50 of these already, making this Super Bowl LI in the Roman numerals the NFL uses to make sure no one forgets just how important the g ...
    Jan. 30, 2017 - 11:21 pm
  • Falcons’ Ryan remains a fan favorite in New England

    BOSTON – The enemies list is long in New England, and it grows with each tweet that dares to doubt Tom Brady’s supremacy or call coach Bill Belichick ...
    Jan. 30, 2017 - 11:21 pm
  • Bulls blow big lead, but still hold off 76ers

    CHICAGO – Jimmy Butler scored 28 points, and Robin Lopez added a season-high 21 points and had 10 rebounds as the Chicago Bulls defeated the Philadelp ...
    Jan. 29, 2017 - 11:52 pm
  • Williams sets Open-era record with 23rd Slam title

    MELBOURNE, Australia – Serena Williams held up a Grand Slam winner's trophy for the 23rd time, celebrating her unrivalled place in history, and receiv ...
    Jan. 29, 2017 - 11:51 pm
  • Illini rally falls short on road vs. Lions

    Shep Garner scored 18 points, Payton Banks added 17, and Penn State beat Illinois 71-67 on Saturday in State College, Pa.
    Jan. 29, 2017 - 11:52 pm
  • Roger beats Rafa again

    MELBOURNE, Australia – So here was Roger Federer, down a break in the fifth set in a Grand Slam final. Across the net was his nemesis, Rafael Nadal, t ...
    Jan. 29, 2017 - 11:50 pm
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