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Santo to Get Statue Outside Wrigley Field
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Cubs will honor Ron Santo with a statue outside Wrigley Field and the team will wear a special patch next season to pay tribute to the former broadcaster and third baseman.
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Quade Tries to Mold Cubs Into Winner
CHICAGO (AP) -- Mike Quade had gone fishing, a passion for him that ranks right up there with baseball.
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RHP's Batista, Snell Invited to Camp by Cardinals
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Pitchers Miguel Batista and Ian Snell have agreed to minor league contracts with the St. Louis Cardinals and have been invited to spring training.
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Federal Judges Consider High School Sports Case
CHICAGO (AP) -- A federal court in Chicago has heard oral arguments in a dispute that could help decide whether newspapers have a constitutional right to stream entire high school sporting events online.
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Final Scores 1/14/11
Boys' High School Basketball
Galesburg 52
Alleman 46

Girls' High School Basketball
Normal West 62
Galesburg 70

NBA
Chicago 99
Indiana 86


Local Sports Round Up 1/14/11
Thursday night's sports scores and Friday's schedule.
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Blues Snap 5 game Skid with Win Over Kings
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Rookie Ryan Reaves put the Blues ahead with his second NHL goal, Jaroslav Halak made 24 saves, and St. Louis snapped a five-game skid with a 3-1 victory over the struggling Los Angeles Kings on Thursday night.
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Nuggets Beat a Heat Team Missing James
DENVER (AP) -- Reserve J.R. Smith scored 28 points and Carmelo Anthony added 21, leading the Denver Nuggets to a 130-102 win over a Miami Heat team missing LeBron James on Thursday night.
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Wannstedt Interviews in Buffalo
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Former Pitt coach Dave Wannstedt met with friend and former colleague Chan Gailey to see if the Buffalo Bills' coach might have a job for him.
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Shurmer to Browns
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Pat Shurmur has been hired to coach the Browns. He's Cleveland's fifth coach since 1999.
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Broncos Hire Fox
ENGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) -- It didn't take John Fox long to find work. Less than two weeks after the Carolina Panthers let his contract expire following an NFL-worst 2-14 season, Fox has been hired to coach the Denver Broncos, who are coming off a franchise-worst 4-12 campaign.
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Local Sports Round Up 1/13/11
Local and college sports scores and schedules.
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Ducks Rout Blues 7-4 on Bobby Ryan's Hat Trick
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Bobby Ryan had three goals and an assist, All-Star selection Jonas Hiller made 30 saves, and the surging Anaheim Ducks beat the St. Louis Blues 7-4 Wednesday night for their sixth win in seven games.
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Crawford Gets 2nd Straight Shutout for Blackhawks
CHICAGO (AP) -- Corey Crawford made 24 saves for his second straight shutout and Dave Bolland and Fernando Pisani had a goal and an assist apiece Wednesday night to lead the Chicago Blackhawks past the Colorado Avalanche 4-0.
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Jordan's Bobcats Down Bulls 96-91 Behind Augustin
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- D.J. Augustin had 22 points and 12 assists, hit four decisive free throws down the stretch and outplayed Derrick Rose in the Charlotte Bobcats' 96-91 victory over the Chicago Bulls on Wednesday night.
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Heat's Road Streak Ends in Loss to Clippers
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Blake Griffin had 24 points and 14 rebounds for his 30th double-double, and the Los Angeles Clippers surprised Miami 111-105 Wednesday night, ending the Heat's 13-game road winning streak.
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Rogge: Talks Needed with FIFA to Avoid 2022 clash
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) -- IOC President Jacques Rogge says the Olympic body and FIFA should hold "sensible discussions" to avoid a clash between the 2022 Winter Olympics and World Cup if the Qatar tournament is switched from the summer to winter months.
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Final Scores 1/12/11
NCAA Men's Basketball
Indiana State 59
Bradley 53

Northern Iowa 46
Illinois State 44

Northwestern 90
Iowa 71

NBA
Chicago 91
Charlotte 96

NHL
St. Louis 4
Anaheim 7


Local Sports Round Up 1/12/11
Local sports scores
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Penn State Upsets No. 16 Illinois with Buzzer Beater
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- Andrew Jones converted an offensive rebound with 1 second left and Talor Battle scored 26 points to lead Penn State past No. 16 Illinois 57-55 on Tuesday night for its second straight upset of a ranked team.
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Lakers Crush Cavs 112-57 in Best Defensive Effort
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The Los Angeles Lakers humiliated the Cleveland Cavaliers while sending them to their 11th straight loss, rolling to a 112-57 victory on Tuesday night in their best defensive performance ever.
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LeBron Sees 'Karma' in Cavs' 55 Point Loss
CLEVELAND (AP) -- LeBron James has tweaked Dan Gilbert, and the Cavaliers owner's miserable NBA team, with a tweet.
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Witness: Iowa Player Grabbed Condoms, Went to Room
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) -- An Iowa football player says one of his teammates ``grabbed a large amount of condoms'' before going into a dorm room where another player was with a female athlete.
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Ohio Team Bus Collides With Plow; 1 Killed, 4 Hurt
BUCYRUS, Ohio (AP) -- A bus carrying members of a college wrestling team has collided with a snowplow in Ohio and killed a 52 year old athletic trainer.
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Vikings: We'll Pay for a Third of Roofless Stadium
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) -- The lead Minnesota Vikings official pushing for a new, publicly financed stadium says the team will pay about a third of what it would cost to build a stadium without a roof, even if state lawmakers opt for a more expensive covered facility.
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Final Scores 1/11/11
NCAA Men's Basketball
#16 Illinois 55
Penn State 57


Local Sports Round Up 1/11/11
Monday's sports scores along with Tuesday's scheduled action.
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Rose and Boozer Lead Bulls Past Pistons
CHICAGO (AP) -- Derrick Rose scored 29 points and Carlos Boozer added 27 points and 11 rebounds to lead the Chicago Bulls to a 95-82 win over the Detroit Pistons on Monday night.
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Bears Sign Two to Reserve/Future Contracts
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- The Chicago Bears have signed wide receiver Onrea Jones and defensive tackle Tank Tyler to reserve/future contracts.
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Pyatt's Late Goal Lifts Coyotes Over Blues
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Taylor Pyatt scored the go-ahead goal on a wraparound with 3:12 to go in the Phoenix Coyotes' 4-3 victory over the St. Louis Blues on Monday night.
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