Marques Townes had 26 points as Loyola-Chicago topped Bradley 81-68 on Saturday to win a share of the Missouri Valley Conference regular-season title. Cameron Krutwig had 16 points and six assists for the Ramblers (19-12, 12-6), who tied Drake for the league crown but will take the No. 1 seed into the conference tournament. It’s the first time in program history that the Ramblers have won consecutive regular-season titles. Clayton Custer added 15 points for Loyola and Lucas Williamson had 10 points and six rebounds. Darrell Brown had 16 points for the Braves (17-14, 9-9). Ja’Shon Henry added 15 points and seven rebounds. The Ramblers evened the season series against the Braves with the win. Bradley defeated Loyola of Chicago 61-54 on Feb. 13.
A new campaign at Monmouth College aims to increase the liberal arts college’s endowment by $75 million.
A Galesburg man who lost his life in the process of saving his son’s life has been awarded the Carnegie Hero Award.
The District 202 Board of Education approved the 2019-2020 school calendar at last night’s board meeting.
Galesburg aldermen approved 19 non-profits for funding Monday night in their annual round of external agency funding.