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Rocky Moves Up, U-T Out in Associated Press Boys Basketball Poll
One Western Big Six boys basketball team dropped out while another moved up in this week's Associated Press state basketball polls.
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Local Sports Roundup -- 1/19/10
Knoxville boys basketball team wins rivalry game at home against Abingdon, Monmouth-Roseville takes down Farmington in OT to stay in Olympic race, Rowva wins big against Ridgewood, Carl Sandburg College teams swept at Sauk Valley.
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Purdue Ends Losing Streak at Illini's Expense
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- JaJuan Johnson scored 24 points Tuesday night and E'Twaun Moore added 16 to lead No. 13 Purdue past Illinois, 84-78.
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Cubs Agree to Deals with Five Players
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Cubs have agreed to one-year contracts that avoided salary arbitration with five of their eight eligible players.
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White Sox, Danks Agree to Contract
CHICAGO (AP) _ The Chicago White Sox have agreed to a $3.45 million, one-year contract with left-hander John Danks, their final player in arbitration.
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Local Sports Roundup -- 1/18/10
Galesburg wins MLK Classic with a pair of blowout victories on Monday, Billtown and North Fulton fall in ICAC Tourney, Knoxville girls win 20th, Ridgewood rolls along in LTC Tournament, M-R wins in Olympic play.
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Warriors Beat Bulls to Snap Losing Skid
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Monta Ellis had 36 points, eight assists and five rebounds, Corey Maggette added 32 points, six rebounds and five assists and the short-handed Golden State Warriors snapped a three-game losing streak with a 114-97 victory over the Chicago Bulls on Monday.
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K-State Takes Down #1 Texas
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) -- Jamar Samuels scored 15 of his 20 points in a dominating first half and No. 10 Kansas State withstood a gut check rally to knock off top-ranked Texas 71-62 Monday night.
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Reports: Chan Gailey New Buffalo Bills Coach
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) _ The Buffalo Bills have scheduled a news conference, with reports saying Chan Gailey is expected to be hired as coach.
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Monmouth College Freshman Williams Named Women's Basketball Performer of the Week in MWC
Scoring 32 percent of her team's points over a three game stretch earned Monmouth College freshman Zipporah Williams the Midwest Conference Performer of the Week honor in women's basketball.
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Scots Track Teams Dominate at Opening Meet
The Monmouth College track teams picked up where they left off last season, winning the men's and women's portions of the five-team Knox Invitational last Saturday.
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GHS boys basketball 1/18/2010
Galesburg wins the Martin Luther King Tournament at John Thiel Gymnasium
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Local Sports Schedule -- 1/18/10
Galesburg in running for King Tournament title, ICAC Tournament resumes in Cuba, Lincoln Trail girls basketball tournament continues Monday night.
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Jets Shock San Deigo, Next Up Indy in AFC Championship Game
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- New York is halfway toward that Super Bowl parade promised by coach Rex Ryan after rookies Mark Sanchez and Shonn Greene led the Jets to a stunning 17-14 upset of the San Diego Chargers in the divisional playoffs Sunday.
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Favre, Vikings Beat Dallas to Advance to NFC Championship
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Brett Favre threw four touchdown passes, and the Vikings' defense put the clamps on the Dallas Cowboys in a 34-3 victory Sunday that sent Minnesota to the NFC title game.
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Autopsy on Deceased Bears' DE Adams Complete
GREENWOOD, S.C. (AP) -- An autopsy shows Chicago Bears player Gaines Adams had an enlarged heart.
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Bears DE Gaines Adams Dies in South Carolina at Age 26
GREENWOOD, S.C. (AP) -- Gaines Adams, a defensive lineman for the Chicago Bears who was an all-American at Clemson, has died.
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Former Bears Defensive Tackle Arrested in Oklahoma
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) -- Former Chicago Bears defensive tackle Dusty Dvoracek has been arrested on charges of public intoxication, assault and battery and interference with official process.
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Local Sports Roundup -- 1/16/10
The GHS Boys Basketball Team gets a pair of victories Saturday in the King Day Classic, while the GHS Girls suffer a loss.
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Illini Lose to #7 Michigan St.
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) -- Kalin Lucas shook off a slow start and scored 20 points, leading No. 7 Michigan State to a 73-63 victory over Illinois on Saturday.
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Oral Roberts Surges Past WIU
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) -- Three players scored 15 points apiece and Oral Roberts spurted midway through the second half to defeat Western Illinois 74-62 Saturday night.
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SIU Ends Skid With Victory Over Evansville
EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) -- Carlton Fay hit his last three 3-pointers and scored 15 points Saturday night to help Southern Illinois break a four-game losing streak with a 65-57 victory over Evansville.
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Eastern Illinois Can't Snap Morehead St. Win Streak
MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) -- Kenneth Faried scored 22 points and grabbed 15 rebounds to help Morehead State defeat Eastern Illinois 73-51 for its eighth straight win on Saturday.
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Northern Illinois Defeats Eastern Michigan
DE KALB, Ill. (AP) -- Xavier Silas scored 25 points Saturday as Northern Illinois stayed unbeaten in the Mid-American Conference with a 77-69 victory over Eastern Michigan.
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Iowa Beats Penn St. for First Big Ten Win
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) -- Sophomore Aaron Fuller scored 20 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as Iowa held off Penn State 67-64 on Saturday for its first Big Ten victory of the season.
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McGwire to Make Appearance Sunday in St. Louis
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Mark McGwire will make his first public appearance in St. Louis since being hired as the Cardinals' hitting coach.
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White Sox Agree to Contracts With Jenks, Quentin
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago White Sox have avoided salary arbitration with two of their top players, agreeing to a one-year, $7.5 million contract with closer Bobby Jenks and a one year, $3.2 million deal with outfielder Carlos Quentin.
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Colts Advance to AFC Title Game, Beat Ravens
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Peyton Manning threw for two touchdowns in his first action since winning an unprecedented fourth NFL MVP award, leading the Indianapolis Colts into the AFC championship game with a 20-3 victory over the Baltimore Ravens on Saturday night.
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Saints Rout Cardinals to Advance to NFC Title Game
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Reggie Bush scored on an 83-yard punt return and a 46-yard run, and Drew Brees threw three touchdown passes to lead the New Orleans Saints to a 45-14 victory over the Arizona Cardinals on Saturday in the divisional round of the NFL playoffs.
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Blackhawks Rally to Beat Blue Jackets
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Jonathan Toews scored twice in the third period and added an assist as the Chicago Blackhawks rallied to sweep a home-and-home series against the Columbus Blue Jackets with a 6-5 victory on Saturday.
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