| Feb 18, 2013
| 7:17 PM
Kendall Gill remembers traveling to Pittsburgh for a prestigious basketball camp before his senior year at Rich Central.
It was 1985, and Gill, a former Illinois and NBA guard, was building his name locally. His friend and rival, Crete-Monee senior guard...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 9:50 PM
The town of Doland stole the show at a Big Ten Conference men’s basketball game Saturday in Lincoln, Neb.
They even made the lead in the story by Brian Rosenthal, who covers the Cornhuskers for the Lincoln Journal Star newspaper.
| Feb 5, 2013
| 6:08 PM
If you watch Phil Simms on Showtime's "Inside the NFL" you get an aggressive, get-after-it kind of guy who is not afraid to express opinions and challenge co-host Cris Collinsworth, among others.
Simms has been outspoken about the excessive...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 12:35 PM
Considering Maryland signed a non-disclosure agreement as it plotted its move to the Big Ten last year, future power-conference expansion will be cloaked in secrecy if league officials can help it.
But generally, commissioner Jim Delany has kept his ADs...
| Jun 4, 2013
Darold Opp paid $10,000 for a trading card of a 7-year-old cancer patient and Internet sensation, intending to help pediatric brain cancer research.
In return, the Aberdeen dentist's spirits were lifted in the days following his father's death.
| Jun 4, 2013
| 9:07 AM
Ohio State president Gordon Gee’s disparaging, ignorant and condescending comments about Catholics, Louisville, Bret Bielema and the Southeastern Conference have drawn considerable and deserved ridicule.
Made during a December meeting of Ohio...
| May 29, 2013
| 12:19 PM
The networks of FOX, ESPN and the Pac-12 announced part of the 2013-14 Pac-12 football television schedule Wednesday.
The Pac-12 Network will carry 35 home games while FOX and ESPN networks will air 45 games including the league’s championship...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 11:13 AM
Officials from the Atlantic Coast Conference are reportedly looking into the idea of creating a television network similar to the ones in the Big Ten and Pac-12 conferences.
According to a report in the Sports Business Journal, the ACC has created a...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 10:38 PM
Nate Wolters is set to make more history for the South Dakota State men’s basketball team this week.
He is 12 points short of becoming the first player to score more than 2,000 points in school history. SDSU returns to the road this week for a...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 4:01 PM
ACC commissioner John Swofford was portrayed as a modern-day Nero at the fiddle. The conference’s presidents were mocked for their joint statement of solidarity.
No matter what Swofford did or CEOs said, the ACC was on life support.
| Mar 30, 2013
| 4:06 PM
This was as good as it gets.
Two high-ranked, highly skilled women's lacrosse teams playing a fast and physical style in a game with three lead changes and seven ties.
Highlight-reel goals, some by players turning into whirligigs. Play-of-the-day...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 8:38 AM
The flight was short, but Scott Pose will never forget it. The Marlins had just concluded their exhibition season in Jacksonville and were headed south. On April 5, 1993, they would play their inaugural game against the Los Angeles Dodgers.