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  • Bulls begin camp with question marks

    A sports book last week set the Bulls ' over/under for victories at 38.5, which underscored the prevailing reaction from a smattering of NBA coaches a ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 7:40 pm
  • ig test provides welcome opportunity for Bears QB

    For the first time in recent memory, Brian Hoyer found himself fully tuned in to the NFL draft. It was the last weekend in April and the veteran quart ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 7:40 pm
  • Riley: Power 5 teams should play same number of league games

    The Big Ten this week embarks on its first nine-game conference schedule, rekindling the debate whether all Power Five conferences should play the sam ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 11:57 pm
  • Newman D hopes to keep string of shutouts going

    Pitching back-to-back shutouts was something that Newman hasn’t done in 5 years. Even after doing so the last 2 weeks, that doesn’t mean the Comets w ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 11:56 pm
  • Boys roundup: Etheridge's two goals leads Dixon soccer past Byron

    The Dixon boys soccer team had goals from six different players en route to a 7-0 win over host Byron in a Big Northern match on Thursday.
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 9:17 am
  • Newman up for first set, rallies in second set

    STERLING – Newman volleyball coach Debbi Kelly and junior Hannah Wilson both talked about energy, and how it's been hard to sustain. On Thursday agai ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 12:12 pm
  • NFL: Brissett starts, scrambles, delivers Patriots victory over Texans

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – Maybe Texans safety Andre Hal thought Jacoby Brissett would run out of bounds at the 5 in the first quarter of his first NFL start ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 11:56 pm
  • Junior forward sets up goals, scores goals against Sycamore

    STERLING – Miguel Gallardo scored goals. Miguel Gallardo set up goals. Miguel Gallardo opened up space for his teammates up top. The Gallardo show re ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 11:56 pm
  • Sterling volleyball cruises

    The Sterling volleyball team traveled to Ottawa and earned a straight-set, 25-14, 25-12 win on Thursday in NIB-12 West play.
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 11:56 pm
  • Bryant on home run race: ‘I go home, I watch Netflix’

    Kris Bryant is trying to make baseball history, not know it. The Cubs ’ 24-year-old MVP candidate knows the Cubs haven’t won the World Series in more ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 11:47 pm
  • SportShorts for Friday, Sept. 23, 2016

    Bureau Valley’s Week 5 game at North Crawford High School of Soldiers Grove, Wisconsin, originally scheduled for Saturday, has been cancelled and will ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 11:49 pm
  • Johnson keeps rolling at East Lake

    ATLANTA – Dustin Johnson was in trouble from the start Thursday, just not for very long. The game feels easy for the U.S. Open champion, who began his ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 11:47 pm
  • Electric racing series coming to Brooklyn in 2017

    The world's first fully electric racing series will stage a race next year in Brooklyn, where Formula E will host the first FIA-sanctioned open-wheel ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 11:45 pm
  • Kahne will stay in No. 5 car

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Hendrick Motorsports has locked down the driver and sponsor of its No. 5 car with an extension of Great Clips for driver Kasey Kahne ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 11:45 pm
  • Local roundup: Ahlers' second-place finish paces Comets

    The Newman boys cross country team took second at the Byron Forest Preserve Wednesday with Chris Ahlers second individually in a time of 15:08.42.
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 10:50 pm
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