| Jan 20, 2014
| 6:56 PM
D’Cota Dixon thinks he would be just fine making a transition to the colder environment of the Big Ten Conference. He’s braved the cold twice with recruiting visits to Michigan State and Wisconsin, the latter coming this past weekend when snow...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 8:19 AM
Michigan State forward Branden Dawson will be out at least four weeks after he broke a bone in his right hand, the school announced Thursday. A broken hand isn't that unusual of an injury for a basketball player, but the way it was broken was quite odd:...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Thanks to strong starts to each half, ninth-ranked Wisconsin's three-game Big Ten Conference losing streak is over.
The Badgers outscored Purdue 17-6 to begin the game and 9-2 to start the second half on their way to a 72-58 victory on Saturday in...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 5:09 PM
The backup quarterback on No. 1 Mount Carmel's 2012 Class 8A championship team was crucial to the Class 4A baseball title the Caravan won in the spring.
The backup quarterback on No. 2 Loyola's 2012 Catholic Blue championship team was the leading scorer...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 4:50 PM
ATHENS, Ga. -- Aaron Murray threw for 408 yards and three touchdowns, ran for another score, and led No. 9 Georgia to a 45-21 victory over pesky North Texas on Saturday.
Murray overcame an early interception in the end zone, hooking up with freshman...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 5:01 PM
No. 1 Mount Carmel at No. 2 Loyola
When: 1:30 p.m. Saturday.
Records: Mount Carmel 5-0, Loyola 5-0.
On the offensive
Matt Domer, Mount Carmel's Illinois-bound running back, has lived up to his reputation. His speed as the dive man in the option...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 5:55 PM
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8A: Marist 14, Oswego 7
In the pouring rain, Peter Andreotti and...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 4:10 PM
Providence receiver Miles Boykin thinks the tradeoff is worthwhile.
The 6-foot-5 junior, whose four-touchdown performance in a 28-22 victory against Brother Rice on Friday night elevated the Celtics into the playoffs as a No. 8 seed (out of eight teams)...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 5:04 PM
Considering its top offensive and defensive players were on the field for only a handful of snaps each, Downers Grove North's 10-7 victory over Wheaton Warrenville South in Class 7A might have been the biggest surprise in an upset-filled second round of...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 4:55 PM
Several NFL teams fired coaches Monday, so expect Stanford Coach David Shaw's name to once again be floated as a candidate for a pro job.
Shaw said that while it is "unbelievably flattering" and "really cool" to have his name come up, he has not been...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 6:05 PM
So much news broke this week it was easy to forget the reason we all get called together each fall: the games.
USC started it by calling a news conference to announce interim coach Ed Orgeron was out and Steve Sarkisian was in as head coach of the...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 5:19 PM
We thought Louisville was the team that would go undefeated this season but not have the schedule strength to stay in the title race. Turns out it was Ohio State, which is perpetually stuck in fourth gear until one of the Big Three loses. Our comeback...