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  • Men's basketball: Nunn leads Illinois to easy win over Hampton

    CHAMPAIGN – Kendrick Nunn is used to coming off the bench. He wasn't a starter for two seasons at Chicago's Simeon High School and wasn't for most of ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 12:17 am
  • Bowl practices like “stealing time”

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois head coach Rod Carey likens pre-bowl practices to “stealing time.”This se ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 12:10 am
  • Hawaii native Mariota wins top trophy going away

    NEW YORK – Marcus Mariota wrote it all down, every word of his Heisman Trophy acceptance speech. It was a good thing, too, because getting through it ...
    Dec. 14, 2014 - 11:44 pm
  • SportShorts for Monday, December 15, 2014

    COLLEGE BASKETBALLIllini lose to Ducks at United CenterRayvonte Rice scored a game-high 29 points, b ...
    Dec. 14, 2014 - 11:41 pm
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Sportshorts for Friday, Dec. 12, 2014

    WOMEN’S VOLLEYBALLGiddings earns NJCAA honorsSauk Valley Community College sophomore and Rock Falls ...
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 12:12 am

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