A Saturday night fight card will feature several local boxers.
Former Illini assistant coach Wayne McClain has died after a bout with pneumonia.
Rod Carey tells the Northern Star that Matt McIntosh has moved to the defensive side of the ball.
Bears defensive end Willie Young leads the NFL in sacks in the 2014 season. Young has seven sacks in the past six games.
IceHogs forward Ryan Hartman is already living up to expectations that go with being a first round draft pick.
Demry Croft's decision to player for the Gophers looks better every week.
Kyle Long put a big smile on the face of one nine year old boys Tuesday night in Rockford.
NIU's football team is looking to bounce back from its first MAC regular season loss in three years.
Vic Wallace will step down from his coaching duties at the end of this season.
Steamed over missing the 1st quarter of the Bears-Falcons game on Fox 39? We understand your pain. You weren't alone. Matt Rodewald breaks it down, plus your irate voicemails and tweets.
Count me among the many fans who weren't happy that we couldn't see all of the Bears game Sunday.
Tuesday is the deadline for players to opt out of the NFL's concussion settlement.
Former Fighting Illini standout Stephen Bardo shared his expertise on Illini basketball Monday night in Rockford.
The IceHogs aren't down in the dumps over their loss Saturday to Milwaukee.
The Blackhawks have assigned forward Brandon Mashinter to the IceHogs.
The Bears beat the Falcons 27-13 Sunday in Atlanta.
Aaron Rodgers threw a touchdown pass in the final seconds of Sunday's game to lift the Packers to a 27-24 victory over Miami.
The IceHogs lost their home opener to Milwaukee 3-2 Saturday.
Wisconsin beat Illinois 38-28 Saturday.
Central Michigan handed the NIU Huskies their first loss at home in 28 games.
Hononegah beats Harlem 49-14.
Scott and Lauren talk with Hononegah Coach Tim Sughroue following the Indians' win over Harlem.
Belvidere North beats East 56-12.
Belvidere beats Freeport 54-45.
Scott and Lauren discuss the Bucs' victory over the Freeport Pretzels with Belvidere Head Coach Chuck Leonard.
Lutheran beats Byron 65-7.
Freeport's Steve McShane had a 65-yard touchdown run Friday night for the Rockford Health System Play of the Night.
Auburn beats Guilford 24-21.
Dixon beats Stillman Valley 29-27.
DeKalb beats Rochelle 29-27.
A possible NIC-10 Championship will be a stake Friday in Rockton.
The Bears Special Teams has failed to produce something special in the 2014 season. Now, the Bears will have to face Devin Hester and the Falcons Sunday.
The Cubs will begin playing ball in Arizona March 5th.
The Cardinals and Giants will battle for a trip to the World Series.
Kyle Slattery led Boylan to a regional golf championship Tuesday.
Veteran goalie Michael Leighton hopes to boost the IceHogs defense while boosting his chances of returning to the NHL.
Blackhawks top prospect Teuvo Teravianen will be watched closely with the IceHogs.
CBSSports.com has named Fred Van Vleet a first team preseason All-American.
Rock Valley College lost its showdown of defending national champions Tuesday.
Dean Lowry and Northwestern have won three straight games.
Tim Beckman vows the Illini will dig in deeper following back-to-back blowout losses.
After squeaking by Kent State NIU is working to get it's offensive issues workout out this week in practice.
Defenseman Stephen Johns hopes to make an impact on both ends of the ice this season.
The AHL's top scoring defenseman is now an IceHog.
16 Bulls games will be televised on Rockford's MyNetwork TV this season.
Wes Lunt suffered a broken leg in Saturday's game against Purdue and will miss four-to-six weeks of the season.
Three turnovers in the final seven minutes gave the Panthers a 31-24 comeback win over the Bears Sunday.
NIU took down Kent State 17-14 to extend the Huskies' home game winning streak to 28 Saturday.
Aurora University beats Rockford University 20-7.
Rockford Lutheran beats Mendota 56-15.