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  • Sportshorts for Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014

    COLLEGE FOOTBALLOregon’s Mariota earns several awardsOregon quarterback Marcus Mariota won the Davey ...
    Dec. 13, 2014 - 12:14 am
  • NBA: Rose scores 30 points for first time since 2012

    CHICAGO – Derrick Rose scored a season-high 31 points, and the Chicago Bulls beat the Portland Trail Blazers 115-106 on Friday night.
    Dec. 13, 2014 - 12:14 am
  • NFL: Packers LB more worried about wins that playing time

    GREEN BAY, Wis. – A.J. Hawk doesn't want the attention. The Green Bay Packers veteran linebacker has shied away from it when he has been playing well ...
    Dec. 13, 2014 - 12:13 am
  • Comebacks come up short

    A six-point third quarter was too much for the Newman Comets to overcome on the road Friday night, as they fell to the Princeton Tigers 60-54 in a Thr ...
    Dec. 13, 2014 - 12:14 am
  • Chicago pushing criticism behind them as they prepare for Saints

    LAKE FOREST – Bears offensive coordinator Aaron Kromer called it a case of speaking out of turn and his reeling team is making every attempt to push h ...
    Dec. 13, 2014 - 12:14 am
  • Iowa St. pounds Hawkeyes in Iowa City

    IOWA CITY, Iowa – The one-game suspension for star Bryce Dejean-Jones was handed out just a day before Iowa State's biggest game so far.
    Dec. 13, 2014 - 12:13 am
  • High School Football: Board to vote on Montgomery for football coach

    Rock Falls athletic director Rich Montgomery will be the Rockets’ next head varsity football coach, pending RFHS school board approval Wednesday. 
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 10:28 pm
  • Polo brothers want to leave their mark in wrestling

    At Polo High School, one’s legacy as a wrestler is as plain as black and white.Actually, it’s in blu ...
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 12:17 am
  • Girls basketball: Amboy players taking classes on defense

    STERLING – Throughout a typical game, the Amboy girls basketball team will see a handful of various defensive sets that opposing teams will show them.
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 12:17 am
  • Newman pins down Fulton

    The Fulton wrestling team went 2-1 at the Fulton Quad on Thursday.The Steamers won against Putnam Co ...
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 12:13 am
  • NBA: Gasol putting up more than big numbers

    After Thursday’s practice at the Advocate Center, Pau Gasol was asked if he expected to be averaging 20 points and 10 rebounds thus far.
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 12:13 am
  • No letdown for Prophets

    There was no letdown for the Prophetstown girls basketball team Thursday, as the top-ranked Prophets followed up Wednesday's win over No. 2 Annawan wi ...
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 12:13 am
  • MLB: Old-style swaps dominate MLB winter meetings

    SAN DIEGO – Baseball's winter meetings ended with an old-style spurt of swaps, with All-Stars switching teams at a rapid pace and executives scramblin ...
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • Hub Arkush: Paea is one Chicago Bear not to blame

    Stephen Paea has been a bit of an oasis in this desert of a Bears season.In his fourth year with the ...
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • NHL: Mumps spreading through suddenly sick NHL

    NEW YORK – Once mumps invades a professional sports dressing room, it finds a fertile breeding ground, and the NHL is finding that it is not easy to g ...
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 12:12 am

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