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Bears Keep Smith, Fire Turner
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- The Chicago Bears are bringing head coach Lovie Smith back for a seventh season.
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Chargers Overpower Knox JV Squad
Carl Sandburg College's men's basketball team won at home Monday night over Knox College's JV team 79-59.
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Local Sports Roundup -- 1/4/10
Brimfield wins clash against Knoxville in battle of state-ranked girls basketball teams, Ridgewood's big third quarter dooms Rowva, M-R gets past Abingdon.
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Scots Turn Up Defensive Pressure; Beat Greenville College
Monmouth College's women's basketball team used a stifling defense led by Alison Andrews' school-record six blocks to post the win at home against Greenville College.
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Leathernecks Beat Savannah State
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) -- Ceola Clark scored 23 points and Western Illinois withstood Savannah State's comeback effort to win 55-51 Monday night.
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EIU Wins OT Thriller Against Tennessee Tech
CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) -- Jeremy Granger scored 21 points as Eastern Illinois defeated Tennessee Tech 97-93 in overtime Monday night.
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College of Charleston Stuns #9 North Carolina
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) -- Andrew Goudelock's long 3-pointer tied the game with 2 seconds left in regulation, Donavan Monroe gave College of Charleston the lead for good with a 3 to start overtime and the Cougars beat No. 9 North Carolina 82-79 Monday night.
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Thunder Stops Chicago Winning Streak at Four
CHICAGO (AP) -- Russell Westbrook scored 29 points, Kevin Durant added 25 and the Oklahoma City Thunder dominated the third quarter Monday night in a 98-85 victory over the Chicago Bulls.
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Boise State Perfect After Fiesta Bowl Victory Over TCU
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- It's something about the Fiesta Bowl that brings out the best in Boise State.
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Rams Have Top Pick in NFL Draft
NEW YORK (AP) _ The St. Louis Rams are on the clock.
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Scots Turn Up the Pressure Against Greenville; Win Second Straight
Monmouth College's women's basketball team used a stifling defense led by Alison Andrews' school-record six blocks to post a 60-43 win at home against Greenville College.
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Iowa's Guards Exposed in Big Ten Play
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- The Big Ten season is just a week old, and yet the book is already out on Iowa.
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Bengals Sorry for Poor Performance Against Jets
CINCINNATI (AP) -- How bad was it? The Bengals are apologizing.
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AP Source: Bills Fire Entire Coaching Staff
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) -- A person familiar with the decision says the Buffalo Bills have fired interim coach Perry Fewell and the rest of his staff.
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Status of Browns' Mangini Uncertain
BEREA, Ohio (AP) -- Eric Mangini says he doesn't have a gut feeling about whether new Browns president Mike Holmgren will keep him as Cleveland's coach.
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Colts Getting Healthy Heading into Playoffs
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Colts coach Jim Caldwell believes his team is healthy, rested and ready for the playoffs.
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Lovie Acts Like He's Sticking Around with Bears
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- A day after their disappointing season ended, Chicago Bears coach Lovie Smith met with his team and huddled with management.
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Arizona Trio Nursing Injuries Ahead of Playoff Game Against Packers
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) -- Three players who fill significant roles for the Arizona Cardinals are nursing injuries heading into the postseason.
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Redskins Reportedly Courting Shanahan
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) _ An official within the NFL says Mike Shanahan has spoken to the Washington Redskins about their vacant head coaching job.
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Redskins Waste Little Time in Firing Zorn
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) -- The Washington Redskins say they've fired coach Jim Zorn.
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NFL Commissioner Mulling Incentives for Playoff-Bound Teams
MIAMI (AP) -- Commissioner Roger Goodell says the NFL will consider offering incentives, such as additional draft choices, to teams playing late-season games to discourage them from resting their starters for the playoffs.
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NFL Week 17 Summary
The New York Jets and Baltimore Ravens play their way into the postseason with wins on Sunday in the final week of the NFL regular season; playoff pairings set.
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Cutler Has Big Game; Bears Sweep Detroit to Finish 7-9
DETROIT (AP) --- Jay Cutler matched a career high for a second straight week with four touchdown passes, leading the Chicago Bears to a 37-23 win over the Detroit Lions Sunday afternoon.
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Braves' Record Falls Below .500 with Loss to Wichita State
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) -- Forward J.T. Durley hit all three of his 3-point attempts and scored 19 points to lead Wichita State past Bradley 81-69 on Sunday.
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ISU Uses Late Run to Beat Salukis
NORMAL, Ill. (AP) -- Lloyd Phillips scored 21 points, including four 3-pointers, and Illinois State used an 11-0 second-half run to defeat Southern Illinois 68-61 Sunday night.
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Top 25 Men's College Basketball Summary - 1/3/10
Kansas State still soaring, Duke suffocates Clemson in ACC, Georgetown mauls Blue Demons in Big East, Michigan and Wisconsin win Big Ten games and Texas Tech remain undefeated at home.
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Hossa Leads Blackhawks Past Anaheim; Chicago Tied for NHL Lead
CHICAGO (AP) _ Marian Hossa scored twice and Antti Niemi stopped 22 shots, but lost his shutout bid in the third period of the Chicago Blackhawks' 5-2 victory over the Anaheim Ducks Sunday night.
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OT Needed for Gonzaga to Defeat Illini in Chicago
CHICAGO (AP) -- Steven Gray scored 20 points, Elias Harris and Robert Sacre added 19 apiece and Gonzaga rallied to beat Illinois 85-83 in overtime Saturday after blowing a big lead.
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IPFW Defeats WIU
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) -- Deilvez Yearby had 18 points and eight rebounds to lead IPFW past Western Illinois 53-49 Saturday night.
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Rose Scores 30 to Lead Bulls Over Magic
CHICAGO (AP) -- Derrick Rose scored 30 points and the Chicago Bulls beat the Orlando Magic 101-93 on Saturday night for their season-high fourth straight win.
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