| Sep 16, 2013
Bethesda's Ledecky named Athlete of Year
Olympic gold medalist Katie Ledecky of Bethesda was named USA Swimming Athlete of the Year at the United States Aquatic Sports Convention on Saturday. The 16-year-old also took home the Phillips 66...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 3:58 PM
Irish battle tested
The Buckeyes have one of the more dynamic players in college football in Braxton Miller, a dual-threat quarterback who was second in the Big Ten in total offense this season. His play helped make...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 10:19 PM
CLEVELAND -- Karrington Ward posted 13 points and 12 rebounds in helping the Eastern Michigan Eagles to a 53-48 triumph over the Northern Illinois Huskies in the second round of the Mid-American Conference Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena.
| Mar 10, 2014
| 8:32 PM
Jordan Threloff posted 13 points and nine rebounds for Northern Illinois as the Huskies slipped by Bowling Green in overtime, 54-51, in the first round of the 35th annual Mid-American Conference Tournament at the Convocation Center.
Also scoring in...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 12:47 PM
Northern Illinois will put its 26-game home stadium winning streak on the line when it hosts Presbyterian in a Thursday night season-opening game on Aug. 28.
But the Huskies’ greater challenge will come in the following three weeks when they...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 1:16 PM
Fenwick football coach Gene Nudo tried to convince Notre Dame offensive coordinator Chuck Martin to recruit his tight end, Ryan Smith.
Martin left Notre Dame to become the head coach at Miami (Ohio) in the Mid-American Conference in December.
| Feb 5, 2014
| 5:46 PM
FORT LAUDERDALE It’s no secret that the Mid-American Conference thrives on the talent and speed from South Florida, but on National Signing Day that couldn’t have been more apparent for one school. Northern Illinois signed five players from...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 1:20 PM
Louisville, Penn State and Texas are just a few high-profile programs to go through an upheaval of a coaching change this offseason. In fact, 19 new coaching hires took place this offseason, seven involving schools from power conferences.
Here is a...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 6:43 AM
Illinois has stepped up its interest in Dwyer receiver Clint Stephens, his coach Jack Daniels said Wednesday.
Stephens is also getting interest from what Daniels said was a, "bunch of MAC schools like Miami (Ohio)" and Florida A&M.
He has not set up...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 7:45 AM
It didn’t take long for several high-profile college football jobs to secure new head coaches. How did these programs do? We grade the recent hires:
Chris Petersen, Washington
The Buzz: One of the hottest coaching commodities, Petersen found...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 9:38 AM
Both Highland Park baseball player Liam Carter and golfer Patrick Flavin signed letters-of-intent to play at the Division I level of their respective sports on Nov. 12.
The paths they took to get there, however, were a little different.
Flavin, who is...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Courtesy of the National Football Foundation: Fri., Nov. 8 8:30 p.m. (20) Louisville at Connecticut ESPN2 (Carter Blackburn, Danny Kanell2, Allison Williams) Sat., Nov. 9 12 p.m. SMU at Cincinnati ESPN Regional (Eamon McAnaney, Anthony Becht, Brooke...