Patrick Sharp is ready for action for the Blackhawks.
Knee injuries can be an athlete's worst nightmare and it turns out girls are most susceptible to them.
The Bears have placed Brandon Marshall on injured reserve.
East graduate Seth Swinehart has been chosen to play in the Division III Bowl of the Stars game.
Despite Garret Ross' three goals Sunday, the IceHogs lost 4-3 in overtime to the Lake Erie Monsters.
Illinois will face Louisiana Tech in the Heart of Dallas Bowl Dec. 26.
Match-Up of Conference Champions Takes Place Dec. 23.
Illinois beat American University 70-55 Saturday, making their overall record 7-1.
NIU pounded Bowling Green Friday in Detroit to win the MAC Championship.
Auburn beats Freeport 88-46.
Boylan beats Belvidere North 77-43.
Jefferson beats Guilford 51-39.
Harlem beats Hononegah 57-56.
Belvidere beats East 63-59.
The Cubs announced Friday that right-handed pitcher Ryan Dempster will retire as a member of the Chicago Cubs organization.
The Cowboys beat the Bears 41-28 Thursday night at Soldier Field.
The IceHogs beat the Admirals 4-0 Thursday night in Milwaukee.
Oregon girls basketball beats Winnebago 65-52 Thursday night.
The NIU Huskies were in Detroit Thursday, gearing up for the MAC Championship game Friday against Bowling Green.
The Cubs hired former Cubs outfielder David Martinez as their new bench coach Thursday.
Wichita State's 35 game regular season winning streak ended with a loss at #25 Utah Wednesday night.
Rockford University hires Jim Schroeder, former Benedictine University defensive coordinator, as the new head football coach.
NIU faces Bowling Green for the second straight year, hoping to come away with a MAC title.
But is that the best place to host a MAC Championship football game?
Rock Valley College suffered a rare home loss Tuesday to Kishwaukee College.
Rockford University defeated Dominican 89-73 Tuesday for its first win of the season.
The Bulldogs beat host Pecatonica Tuesday night.
The Bears admit that they can't abandon their running game like they did in Detroit.
Wichita State moves up another spot in the national rankings.
The heat is off the Illini coach now that he's been given a vote of confidence.
The Aviators have signed catcher Ryan Breen and pitcher Kyle Hassna to contract extensions.
The Huskies overcame a 21-point deficit Sunday to beat the University of Maine 61-56.
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Lutheran beat Guilford 65-29 in the Boylan Thanksgiving tournament.
The Cardinals got by Carrollton Friday for the1A Championship.
Eastland-Pearl city finished up a perfect football season Saturday by winning the 2A State Championship.
NIU sewed up another trip to the MAC Championship game Friday with a win at Western Michigan.
The IceHogs appeared to have one in the bag Saturday night against the Chicago Wolves, but not so.
The Bears got off to a quick 14-3 start against the Lions in the annual Thanksgiving Day matchup in Detroit, but the Lions came back to beat the Bears 34-17.
The Bears made it to Detroit Wednesday in preparation for Thursday's Thanksgiving game.
The Knights opened their season with a trouncing of Proviso West Tuesday.
The Bucs won impressively at the Rockford Tip-Off Classic.
Lutheran beat Freeport 74-40 Tuesday at the Boylan Thanksgiving Tournament.
The Sox have officially signed free agent first baseman Adam LaRoche to a two year contract.
East lost to Elgin Larkin Monday in the Rockford Tip-Off Classic.
The Illini stayed undefeated with a win over Brown Monday.
Conferences games could become a thing of the past in favor of regional games.
The Bears trailed Tampa Bay 10-0 at halftime but four forced turnovers and 21 unanswered points gave the Bears the 21-13 win.
The Bears rattled Josh McCown to the tune of three turnovers in a 21-13 win at Soldier Field Sunday.
Ryan Hartman tallied two goals Friday to lift the IceHogs past the Iowa Wild.