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Magic's Van Gundy to Coach NBA East All-Stars
NEW YORK (AP) -- Stan Van Gundy will coach the East in the All-Star game after the Orlando Magic edged Atlanta for the second-best record in the conference through January.
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Struggling SIU Falls to Wichita State
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) -- Graham Hatch scored 13 points and Garrett Stutz added 12 as Wichita State held off Southern Illinois 55-54 Sunday night.
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TOP 25 MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Ohio State & Purdue Roll in Big Ten Games
UNDATED (AP) -- No. 20 Ohio State celebrated its 1960 national championship basketball team by bringing back Jerry Lucas, John Havlicek and Bob Knight for a halftime ceremony.
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Colts' Freeney Injury: Serious or Not?
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) -- It's Super Bowl week, and the Indianapolis Colts have their first distraction.
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Texans' Schaub Shines in Pro Bowl as AFC Beats NFC
MIAMI (AP) -- In an all-star game without many all-stars, the new-look Pro Bowl became a run-and-gun affair.
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Local Sports Roundup -- 1/30/10
The Galesburg High School girls basketball team ties state record for three-point baskets in win over Bloomington, GHS boys basketball team gets back on track against Geneseo, Monmouth College sweeps Knox again and a West Central High School boys bowler does well at state meet.
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Illinois Beats Indiana at the Buzzer
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Demetri McCamey scored 19 points, including the game-winner at the buzzer, to lead Illinois to a 72-70 comeback win over Indiana on Saturday.
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ISU Routs Bradley
NORMAL, Ill. (AP) -- Dinma Odiakosa scored a career-high 25 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead Illinois State to a 66-47 victory over Bradley on Saturday.
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NIU Loses to Balanced Buffalo
DE KALB, Ill. (AP) -- Rodney Pierce led five Buffalo players in double figures with 17 points in a 95-83 victory over Northern Illinois on Saturday.
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Jacksonville State Defeats Eastern Illinois
JACKSONVILLE, Ala. (AP) -- Trenton Marshall scored 25 points, 16 in the second half, as Jacksonville State pulled away to a 70-55 victory over Eastern Illinois on Saturday.
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Detroit Knocks Down UIC
DETROIT (AP) -- Chase Simon picked up his second double-double of the season, scoring 20 points and grabbing 10 rebounds to lead Detroit to a 76-73 win over Illinois-Chicago on Saturday.
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Michigan Defeats Iowa
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) -- DeShawn Sims had 20 points and 12 rebounds as Michigan rolled to an easy 60-46 Big Ten victory over Iowa Saturday afternoon.
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Carolina Canes Blackhawks
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Brandon Sutter and Matt Cullen scored in a 26-second span in the third period, and Cam Ward made 39 saves to help the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-2 on Saturday night.
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Obama on the Mic During Duke-Georgetown Game
WASHINGTON (AP) -- There was a familiar voice behind the microphone during the Duke-Georgetown basketball game -- Barack Obama's.
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Local Sports Roundup -- 1/29/10
Quincy ends Galesburg boys basketball team's eight game winning streak; Rock Island and Moline earn hard-fought Western Big Six victories; Rowva and United win LTC games.
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Bulls Win Fifth Straight; All Away from Home
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Luol Deng scored a 26 points, including a putback with 0.2 left in regulation to force overtime, and the Chicago Bulls outlasted the New Orleans Hornets 108-106 Friday night.
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Kurt Warner Retires
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) -- Saying his time in the NFL was the best 12 years of his life, quarterback Kurt Warner is retiring.
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Monmouth & Knox Colleges to Battle Each Other, Cancer This Weekend
It will be its usual festive time with a twist when Knox College's men's and women's basketball teams meet longtime rival Monmouth College this weekend for Basketball Homecoming.
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Galesburg Looks to Continue One Streak and End Another Against Rival Quincy
Galesburg goes for its ninth straight win tonight and third in a row in Western Big Six play Friday night, but it won't be in any way easy.
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New Homes for CSC Basketball Teams for Remainder of 2009-10 Season
POSTED 10:45 a-m 1/29/10 Both Knox College and Monmouth College will serve as home sites for Carl Sandburg's basketball teams for the remainder of the season.
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United 7th Grade Boys Basketball Team Advances to Sectional Round
POSTED 10:43 a-m 1/29/10 The United 7th grade boys basketball team has a regional championship under its belt, and next up is the sectional round.
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Local Sports Roundup -- 1/28/10
Galesburg High School's girls basketball team wins third straight in Western Big Six play; Monmouth-Roseville, United and Abingdon post victories; CSC swept at IVC; Streak girls bowling team wins at Kewanee.
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IPFW Holds On to Beat WIU
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) -- Nick Daniels and Ben Botts scored 13 points apiece as IPFW held off a late charge by Western Illinois 63-58 Thursday night.
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Late Free Throws for Sycamores Doom Salukis
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) -- Harry Marshall scored 13 points and tied his season-high of seven rebounds to lead Indiana State to a 68-65 win over Southern Illinois Thursday night.
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Eastern Illinois Falls at Tennessee Tech
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Elijah Muhammad scored 18 points, including 10 straight to help Tennessee Tech pull away from Eastern Illinois in the final 4 minutes of a 75-65 win Thursday night.
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Chicago's Rose Named All-Star Reserve
Chicago Bulls guard Derek Rose is among the reserves for this year's NBA All-Star game.
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Local Sports Roundup -- 1/27/10
Knoxville and Rowva girls basketball teams win, Monmouth College sweeps Grinnell.
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Illinois Surrenders Big Lead, Still Beats Penn State
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- D.J. Richardson scored 20 points and Illinois staved off a Penn State rally from a double-digit deficit in a 77-67 win Wednesday night to snap the Illini's three-game losing streak.
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#20 Ohio State Rallies Past Iowa
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) -- David Lighty scored 20 points, including 18 in the second half, and No. 20 Ohio State rallied past pesky Iowa 65-57 on Wednesday night for its fourth straight Big Ten win.
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Creighton Tops Bradley
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) -- Kenny Lawson Jr. scored 16 points and Creighton never trailed in a 73-68 victory over Bradley Wednesday night.
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