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  • College basketball: Illinois scrapes by Georgia Southern

    Rayvonte Rice scored 24 points to lead sluggish Illinois to an 80-71 season-opening win over Georgia Southern Friday in Champaign.
    Nov. 14, 2014 - 11:30 pm
  • College football: Western Michigan emerges under Fleck

    This is a story about Broncos and boats and a young coach with a catchphrase that doesn't sound so corny when his team is contending for a conference ...
    Nov. 14, 2014 - 11:31 pm
  • Hamlin seeking redemption in finale

    HOMESTEAD, Fla. – Denny Hamlin spent his last day off this week playing 18 holes on Doral's Blue Monster. He has a 34th birthday celebration planned w ...
    Nov. 14, 2014 - 11:30 pm
  • NHL: Blackhawks drop game in Detroit

    DETROIT – Even though the Detroit Red Wings and Chicago Blackhawks are now in different conferences, there is still a lot of energy left in the Origin ...
    Nov. 14, 2014 - 11:31 pm
  • Iowa, Illinois ready to renew old rivalry

    CHAMPAIGN – Coach Kirk Ferentz wants to erase the memory of Iowa’s 51-14 loss to Minnesota last weekend.
    Nov. 14, 2014 - 11:30 pm
  • Duchesses led by trio of seniors

    For the first time in 4 years, Brooke Bailey is not walking through the doors of Lancaster Gymnasium.
    Nov. 13, 2014 - 11:48 pm
  • Girls basketball: Newman girls looking to return to top with familiar style

    In past seasons, the Newman Comets girls basketball team played a fun up-tempo style, and had quite a bit of success with it.
    Nov. 13, 2014 - 11:48 pm
  • Chicago loses Rose in win, but he thinks ‘it’s minor’

    TORONTO – Pau Gasol had a season-high 27 points and 11 rebounds, Derrick Rose scored 20 points before leaving with a sore left hamstring, and the Chic ...
    Nov. 13, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • Cutler: Better focus, hot start will help regain confidence

    LAKE FOREST – “Confidence” was the topic du jour Thursday at Halas Hall as Jay Cutler, Aaron Kromer and Co. fielded questions in response to Brandon M ...
    Nov. 13, 2014 - 11:41 pm
  • NFL: Tannehill rallies Dolphins past Bills

    MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. – When Miami Dolphins rookie receiver Jarvis Landry dived into the end zone for a fourth-quarter touchdown, he was just getting st ...
    Nov. 13, 2014 - 11:40 pm
  • College football: If star RBs stopped, Nebraska, Wisconsin QBs ready

    LINCOLN, Neb. – The Big Ten West matchup between No. 11 Nebraska and No. 22 Wisconsin is considered a showcase for star running backs Ameer Abdullah a ...
    Nov. 13, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • NFL: Detroit's fortunes have changed in close games

    ALLEN PARK, Mich. – Detroit safety Glover Quin has become something of a locker room sage, regularly holding court with reporters and dispensing wisdo ...
    Nov. 13, 2014 - 11:40 pm
  • Sportshorts for Friday, Nov. 14, 2014

    FOOTBALLGieson, Mighell unanimous picksDixon quarterback JD Gieson and running back/linebacker Cody ...
    Nov. 13, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • Football: Newman QB on target on field, in deer stand

    Logan Whitman shrugs off the jokes like he does pressure. “These guys like to give it to me a lot,” ...
    Nov. 13, 2014 - 10:22 am
  • Wildcatz hoping to handle third TRAC foe

    The Eastland-Pearl City football team's Three Rivers playoff jinx has taken quite a hit the first two rounds of the Class 2A playoffs.
    Nov. 13, 2014 - 12:00 am
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