Belvidere pitcher Tyler Lass has signed with Northwestern.
The Blackhawks have called up IceHogs center Phillip Danault.
Basketball player Delundre Dixon will be playing ball for the Knights.
Jefferson's new gymnasium is looking good.
The Hogs will once again play three games in three nights.
Baseball coach Ed Mathey has accepted a job at North Central College.
What will it take for NIU and other Mid-Major schools to keep up with the constantly evolving college sports landscape?
Oregon defeated Hall Wednesday at the Oregon Thanksgiving Tournament.
Rockford Christian fell to Amboy at the Oregon Tournament.
Lovie Smith may be the Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach now, but he is still highly regarded in Chicago. Now, he will face the Bears for the first time as the Bucs' Coach Sunday.
NIU beat Ohio 21-14 Tuesday night in Athens.
The competition in the Midwest Division will keep the IceHogs on their toes.
Dakota wrestlers Carver James and J.J. Wolfe have signed with Illinois and Eastern Michigan.
Stillman Valley's Makala Arn will compete in the Midwest Figure Skating Sectionals this week.
Antti Raanta has no problem waiting for his shot in a crowded goaltender group in the Blackhawks organization.
The Bears take some pressure off while adding some hope for the remainder of the season with their victory over the Vikings.
The Blackhawks made five roster moves Monday.
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The Bears beat the Minnesota Vikings 21-13 Sunday. Scott Leber reports from Soldier Field.
The IceHogs beat the Texas Stars 3-2 Sunday night with Antti Raanta in the goal.
Lutheran's perfect record stops at Chicago Phillips with a 14-13 loss in the 4A state quarterfinals.
Byron upsets #1 Sterling Newman 16-14 in the state quarterfinals.
Galena beats Lena-Winslow 25-22 with a last second field goal in the state quarterfinals.
Forreston upsets top-ranked Stark County 33-19 in the 1A quarterfinals.
EPC beats Rockridge 44-21 in the 2A state quarterfinals.
Geneseo beats Sycamore 23-13 in the state quarterfinals.
Keith Country Day beats Hartsburg to win their third state title in a row.
Indians volleyball dropped the State title match to Deer Creek Mackinaw in three sets.
The IceHogs lost to Milwaukee 4-1 Friday night.
The Cougars and Indians were both winners in semifinal action Friday at Redbird arena.
Fred Van Vleet and Wichita State open a new season Friday night.
Lutheran heads to Harlem to prepare for its next football playoff game.
Byron will be an underdog for its playoff game Saturday against Newman.
Three top local basketball players made their college choices official Wednesday.
With the Bears 3-6 record and two blowout games in a row, there are questions about Mel Tucker's defense and his future with the team.
NIU picked up a must-win over Toledo Tuesday evening in DeKalb.
The Bears have cut their ties to receiver Santonio Holmes.
The Hogs are riding high off to one of the best starts in franchise history.
Scott Leber previews the Huskies MAC West showdown with Toledo.
Lutheran's boys basketball team appears to be headed for another big season.
Keith's volleyball team will return to State seeking a third straight title.
Jose Abreu is the American League rookie of the year.
Mark McNeill's scoring snares him league honors.
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The Bears were outplayed in every aspect Sunday in a 55-14 loss to the Packers.
Forreston beats Chicago Hope 49-6 in the second round of the 1A playoffs.
Stark County beats Polo 49-12 in the second round of the 1A playoffs.
Lutheran beats Herscher 56-7 in the second round of the 4A playoffs.
Geneva beats Hononegah 26-20 in the second round of the 7A playoffs.
Byron beats Chicago Harper 51-16 in the second round of the 3A playoffs.