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  • NASCAR: Format crushes Gordon's bid for 5th title

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – NASCAR's new championship format, lauded for creating nail-biting intensity, wild emotional swings and tension on and off of the tra ...
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 11:22 pm
  • Golf: Bubba Watson has game, and it even travels

    SHANGHAI – A television crew from the European Tour asked players to participate in a quiz about China before the start of the HSBC Champions.
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • College football: SEC West survivors Mississippi State-Bama face off

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Mississippi State and Alabama are the only Southeastern Conference teams that still control their fates in the playoff scramble.
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • Monday massacre in Philly

    PHILADELPHIA – A dominant defense made it easy for Mark Sanchez.Darren Sproles had two touchdowns, S ...
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • Marc Trestman calls Bears' collapse 'extremely disturbing'

    From whatever vantage point the Chicago Bears’ 55-14 loss to the Green Bay Packers was witnessed Sunday night, it came across as ugly. Sloppy turnover ...
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 11:18 am
  • Packers score early, often in lopsided win at Lambeau

    GREEN BAY, Wis. – Aaron Rodgers had a record-setting night for the Green Bay Packers. The Chicago Bears' season is quickly turning into a nightmare. ...
    Nov. 9, 2014 - 11:40 pm
  • Balanced Boston knocks off Bulls

    CHICAGO – Emergency starter Evan Turner scored 19 points, one of five starters in double figures, to lead the short-handed Boston Celtics to a 106-101 ...
    Nov. 9, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • Sauk takes regional title

    The Sauk Valley Community College volleyball team will be having some fun in the sun after accomplishing a feat never before done in school history. ...
    Nov. 9, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • Lions rally for another comeback win

    Matthew Stafford led the Lions to another thrilling victory in the final minutes, throwing an 11-yard touchdown pass to Theo Riddick with 29 seconds r ...
    Nov. 9, 2014 - 11:40 pm
  • Defensemen give Chicago big lead, then hold off Sharks

    CHICAGO – Defensemen Trevor van Riemsdyk, Brent Seabrook, and Niklas Hjalmarsson scored in the first period, and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the San J ...
    Nov. 9, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • Harvick wins in Phoenix; Newman, Hamlin, Logano also advance

    AVONDALE, Ariz. – Kevin Harvick dominated a race he had to win to advance to the final round of NASCAR's playoffs, while Jeff Gordon was knocked out w ...
    Nov. 9, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • SportShorts for Monday, Nov. 10, 2014

    COLLEGE FOOTBALLBulldogs, Seminoles stay atop AP rankingsBaylor, Arizona State, and Ohio State all t ...
    Nov. 9, 2014 - 11:38 pm
  • Cross country: Landis medals, nears 15-minute barrier

    PEORIA – Dewey Landis goes about a big cross country race just like a NASCAR racer on a superspeedway.
    Nov. 9, 2014 - 5:11 pm
  • Cross country: Rock Falls' Williams places eighth in 1A

    PEORIA – In what was a very tough 1A state boys cross country meet at Peoria's Detweiller Park, the Newman Comets and the Rock Falls duo of Brayden Ha ...
    Nov. 9, 2014 - 2:55 am
  • Girls cross country: Haley Weidner competes in one shoe

    PEORIA – Bureau Valley freshman Haley Weidner worked hard throughout the year to make it, as a freshman, to the 1A state meet at Detweiller Park. Wi ...
    Nov. 9, 2014 - 5:15 pm

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