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  • Boys basketball: Sitzmore hits game-winner for Mustangs

    PROPHETSTOWN – Morrison senior Mason Sitzmore, just like anyone who has ever worked with the orange orb before, has had the dream of the last-second o ...
    Jan. 17, 2015 - 12:26 am
  • Locals shine at community colleges

    Jordan Giddings' second-to-last shot Thursday night was a fadeaway 3-pointer off a pass from Kiarra Harris.
    Jan. 17, 2015 - 12:23 am
  • High school extra: Meet Milledgeville's Jade Graff

    I like how much work you have to put into getting a win. It's not like in volleyball, you put in a lot of work, but in basketball, it takes a lot more ...
    Jan. 19, 2015 - 2:20 pm
  • NFL: Packers' improved D faces tough test with Russell Wilson

    GREEN BAY, Wis. – Mobile quarterbacks can force top pass rushers like the Packers' Clay Matthews to make a tough choice.
    Jan. 17, 2015 - 12:21 am
  • NFL: Bears hire Fox as coach

    When the Bears began their search for a new head coach on Dec. 29, John Fox was preparing his Broncos for a divisional-round playoff game. In fact, du ...
    Jan. 17, 2015 - 12:20 am
  • Maybe Paterno will get his statue back, too

    Feckless, arrogant, self-aggrandizing, inept – if you needed just one episode to illustrate everything wrong about Mark Emmert's tenure as NCAA boss, ...
    Jan. 17, 2015 - 12:20 am
  • Sportshorts for Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015

    MLBTigers, Price reach agreementDavid Price and the Detroit Tigers avoided arbitration with a record ...
    Jan. 17, 2015 - 12:19 am
  • NFL: Jones brothers meet in Colts vs Pats AFC title game

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – The Jones family dinner table was a competitive place with three athletic sons.“ ...
    Jan. 17, 2015 - 12:19 am
  • Local roundup: Abi, Ali Scheidecker lead Oregon bowling to win

    Ali Scheidecker helped the Oregon girls bowling team to 3,359-2,651 win over Lutheran Friday evening at Town & Country Lanes in Mt. Morris.
    Jan. 17, 2015 - 12:20 am
  • Forreston fends off Polo

    FORRESTON – It’s been nearly 2 months since Forreston won a 1A state title in football, but some of the ingredients to that success remain for the Car ...
    Jan. 17, 2015 - 12:18 am
  • Blackhawks grounded by Jets

    CHICAGO – Bryan Little and Chris Thorburn scored 28 seconds apart midway through the third period to snap a tie, and the Winnipeg Jets went on to beat ...
    Jan. 17, 2015 - 12:15 am
  • Rose’s double-double sparks Bulls

    BOSTON – After starting their second-half surge inside, the Chicago Bulls went outside to finish off the Boston Celtics.
    Jan. 17, 2015 - 12:15 am
  • In different ways, LBs Wagner, Matthews make marks

    RENTON, Wash. – If it seems as if Clay Matthews is omnipresent off the field, well, yeah. No NFL linebacker has a higher profile than the Green Bay st ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 12:26 am
  • Girls basketball: Dixon battles as Byron pulls away for BNC West win

    DIXON – An early deficit can often cause teams to hang their heads and start thinking about the next game. The Dixon Duchesses were having none of tha ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 12:29 am
  • Vinatieri ready for possible farewell game in former home

    INDIANAPOLIS – Adam Vinatieri savored all those New England celebrations.He made the two big field g ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 12:26 am
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