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#13 Michigan State Tops Illini Men
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) -- Keith Appling led a pivotal run early in the second half and finished with 24 points and seven assists to help No. 13 Michigan State beat Illinois 80-75 on Thursday night.
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Late Run Lifts Illini Women Past #24 Iowa
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Karisma Penn scored 18 points, Adrienne GodBold and Amber Moore added 17 apiece, and Illinois closed with a 14-2 run over the final 5:11 to knock off No. 24 Iowa 74-62 on Thursday night.
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Man Gets 2 Years for Stabbing Former NIU Player
SYCAMORE, Ill. (AP) -- A 25-year-old man has been sentenced to two years in prison for stabbing former Northern Illinois University linebacker Devon Butler.
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Early Blitz Carries Blues to 4-1 Win Over Jackets
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Barret Jackman, Patrik Berglund and Vladimir Tarasenko each scored in the opening 14 minutes, Brian Elliott made 24 saves and the St. Louis Blues won their fourth straight game with a 4-1 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Thursday night.
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Cullen, Wild Hand Blackhawks 1st Loss 3-2
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP)--Matt Cullen scored 90 seconds into the game and again in a shootout to lift the Minnesota Wild to a 3-2 victory over Chicago on Wednesday, handing the Blackhawks their first loss in seven games this season.
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Robinson Scores 24 to Lead Bulls Past Bucks
MILWAUKEE (AP)--Nate Robinson scored 16 of his 24 points in the second quarter, leading the Chicago Bulls to a 104-88 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Wednesday night.
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Local Sports 1/30/13
Tuesday's highlights and Wednesday's schedule.
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Lemon, Jr. Leads Bradley Past ISU
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) -- Walt Lemon Jr. scored a career-high 27 points on 9-of-16 shooting Tuesday night, helping Bradley snap its losing streak against intrastate rival Illinois State with an 83-77 win.
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Bears Hire Tibesar as Linebackers Coach
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- The Chicago Bears have hired former Purdue defensive coordinator Tim Tibesar as their linebackers coach.
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Rams Opt Not to Hire Ryan, Name Bush LB Coach
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- The St. Louis Rams have decided not to hire Rob Ryan as defensive coordinator and stepped in a new direction by hiring Frank Bush as linebackers coach.
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Arguments in NFL Concussion Suits Slated for April
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A federal court in Philadelphia will hear arguments this spring on motions to dismiss lawsuits filed by thousands of former National Football League players about concussions.
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Lewis Tells Harbaugh "Nothing To" Report
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Ravens coach John Harbaugh says star linebacker Ray Lewis assured him "there's nothing to" a magazine report linking him to a company that makes deer-antler spray containing a banned performance enhancer.
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Super Bowl Advertisers Tease Viewers
NEW YORK (AP) -- Super Bowl advertisers are learning the art of the tease.
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Dr. Phil: Te'o Was Victim of Girlfriend Hoax
NEW YORK (AP) -- Dr. Phil McGraw says Manti Te'o was not involved in setting up the dead girlfriend hoax that became a sensation when it was exposed this month, and that the man who masterminded the scheme did so because he was "deeply, romantically" in love with the Notre Dame linebacker.
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Local Sports 1/29/12
Scores from Monday's action and Tuesday's schedule.
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Butler Scores 19 to Lead Bulls Past Bobcats
CHICAGO (AP) -- Jimmy Butler scored a career-high 19 points and Nate Robinson added 15 as the Chicago Bulls defeated the Charlotte Bobcats 93-85 on Monday night.
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Bears Hire Harris as Quality Control Coach
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- The Chicago Bears have hired former safety Chris Harris as a defensive quality control coach.
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Treeing Walkers, Russell Terriers Set for Dog Show
NEW YORK (AP) -- America's top dog show is ready to welcome two new breeds this year.
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Local Sports 1/28/13
Here's a look at tonight's sports schedule.
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NFC Blows out AFC 62-35 in Pro Bowl in Hawaii
HONOLULU (AP)--Sack-happy defensive end J.J. Watt went out for a pass as a wide receiver, retiring center Jeff Saturday snapped to two Mannings on opposite teams and the NFC blew past the AFC 62-35 in a Pro Bowl that could be the league's last.
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Local Sports 1/26/12
GHS coach not happy after Friday Night WB6 loss.
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Hinrich Scores 25 to Lead Bulls Past Warriors
CHICAGO (AP) -- Kirk Hinrich scored a season-high 25 points, hitting six of seven three-pointers in the Chicago Bulls' 103-87 victory over the Golden State Warriors on Friday night.
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GM Rick Hahn Says White Sox Poised to Make Jump
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago White Sox have made no flashy additions to their roster this winter and even lost a link to their championship team, so general manager Rick Hahn understands the perception that the club hasn't improved.
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White Sox Agree to Deal with RHP Lindstrom
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago White Sox say they have agreed to a one-year contract with reliever Matt Lindstrom that includes a club option for 2014.
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In New Orleans, an Unwelcome Mat for Goodell
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- New Orleans Saints fans are celebrating the return of coach Sean Payton from his suspension following last year's "bountygate" scandal.
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Local Sports Roundup 1/25/13
Thursday's scores and Friday's local sports schedule.
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Hossa Lifts Blackhawks Over Stars in OT
DALLAS (AP) -- Marian Hossa scored his NHL-leading fifth goal on a power play 1:41 into overtime to give the Chicago Blackhawks a 3-2 comeback victory over the Dallas Stars on Thursday night.
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WIU Holds On to Beat IPFW
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) -- Ceola Clark scored 11 points and Western Illinois, despite not scoring in the last 8 minutes of the game, held on to beat IPFW 43-40 Thursday night.
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#15 Purdue Women Edge Northwestern
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) -- Courtney Moses scored 26 points and No. 15 Purdue held on to beat Northwestern 77-73 Thursday night.
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Bears Snag Offensive Line Coach
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- The Chicago Bears hired Montreal Alouettes offensive coordinator Pat Meyer on Thursday as an offensive line coach.
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White Sox Acquire RHP Stewart
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago White Sox say they have acquired right-handed pitcher Zach Stewart off waivers from the Pittsburgh Pirates.
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AP NewsBreak: Danica Says She's Dating Stenhouse
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Danica Patrick tells The Associated Press she's dating fellow NASCAR driver Ricky Stenhouse Jr.
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ESPN's Rachel Nichols Jumps to CNN, Turner Sports
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- ESPN reporter Rachel Nichols is leaving to work for CNN and Turner Sports.
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Local Sports 1/24/13
Here's a look at tonight's sports schedule
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Robinson Rallies Bulls Past Pistons 85-82
CHICAGO (AP)--Nate Robinson had 11 points and seven assists in 21 minutes off the bench, leading a furious fourth-quarter comeback that carried the Chicago Bulls past the Detroit Pistons 85-82 on Wednesday night.
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2 Coaches Suspended In Wake Of Teen's Shooting
CHICAGO (AP) -- Chicago schools CEO Barbara Byrd-Bennett has warned the school district's coaches if they don't follow the rules of sportsmanship then their programs could be in jeopardy.
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Illinois Hires Bridge As New Offensive Line Coach
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Illinois football coach Tim Beckman says he's hired Jim Bridge as offensive line coach.
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Senators Propose Stan Musial Bridge
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Stan Musial already has a statue in St. Louis named after him.
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Local Sports 1/23/13
Here's a look at tonight's sports schedule and stories
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Mptte, Cardinals Agree to $12 Million, 2-Year Deal
ST. LOUIS (AP)--Reliever Jason Motte and the St. Louis Cardinals have agreed to a $12 million, two-year contract, avoiding salary arbitration.
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Bears Hire Clark As Strength Coordinator
CHICAGO (AP)--The Chicago Bears have hired Mike Clark as their strength and conditioning coordinator.
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D.J Richardson Leads Illinois Past Nebraska 71-51
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP)--D.J. Richardson scored a career-high 30 points, Brandon Paul added 14 and Illinois ended a three-game losing streak with a 71-51 victory over Nebraska on Tuesday night.
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Kane Scores, Blackhawks Beat Blues 3-2
CHICAGO (AP)--Patrick Kane, Brent Seabrook and Viktor Stalberg scored to back Corey Crawford, and the Chicago Blackhawks hung on to beat the St. Louis Blues 3-2 on Tuesday night.
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Local Sports 1/22/13
Here's a look at tonight's sports schedule.
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Hinrich, Belinelli Lead Bulls Past Lakers
CHICAGO (AP) -- Kirk Hinrich scored 22 points, Marco Belinelli added 15 points, and the Chicago Bulls pulled away down the stretch to beat the struggling Los Angeles Lakers 95-83 on Monday night.
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Bulls' Rose Getting Closer to Full-Contact Drills
CHICAGO (AP) -- Bulls star point guard Derrick Rose could soon be going through full-contact drills in practice.
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Blackhawks Acquire Karlsson from Calgary
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Blackhawks have acquired goalie Henrik Karlsson from the Calgary Flames for a seventh-round draft pick in this year's entry draft.
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Steen's Goal Lifts Blues Past Predators in SO
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- T.J. Oshie and Alexander Steen scored in the shootout, and the St. Louis Blues edged the Nashville Predators 4-3 on Monday night.
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Vigil to Mark Anniversary of Paterno's Death
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- Supporters of longtime Penn State football coach Joe Paterno are marking the anniversary of his death with a candlelight vigil.
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Oprah Says Lance Can Be Hero Again
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) -- Oprah Winfrey says Lance Armstrong has the opportunity to be a hero again.
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Denny Hamlin Introduces Daughter on Twitter
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- NASCAR driver Denny Hamlin has announced the birth of his daughter.
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Fans Get to Vote on Format of Sprint Unlimited
CONCORD, N.C. (AP) -- The format for the first NASCAR race of the year will be determined by race fans.
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Local Sports 1/21/13
Final scores from Monday's action in the Martin Luther King Tournament.
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Funeral Arrangements Announced for Cardinals Legend Stan Musial
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- A public visitation for baseball great Stan Musial will be Thursday at the Cathedral Basilica in St. Louis.
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Harbaugh Brothers Take 49ers, Ravens to Super Bowl
(AP) -- Get ready for the Brother Bowl.
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Illinois State Defeats Southern Illinois
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) -- Tyler Brown scored 22 points and Jackie Carmichael had 18 points and 14 rebounds to lead Illinois State over Southern Illinois 70-56 Sunday night, snapping a six-game losing streak.
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Zeller Leads Indiana Past Northwestern
EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) -- Cody Zeller had 21 points and 13 rebounds to help No. 2 Indiana beat Northwestern 67-59 Sunday.
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Blackhawks Hold Off Coyotes in Playoff Rematch
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Dave Bolland had two goals and an assist, Marian Hossa scored twice against the team that knocked him out of last year's playoffs and the Chicago Blackhawks spoiled another celebration by holding off the Phoenix Coyotes 6-4 Sunday night.
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AP Source: White Sox Agree to Deal with Lindstrom
CHICAGO (AP) -- A person familiar with the situation says the Chicago White Sox have agreed to a one-year contract with free agent reliever Matt Lindstrom.
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Mobil 1 Extends NASCAR Partnership Through 2017
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Mobil 1 will remain the "Official Motor Oil of NASCAR" through 2017 under a contract extension with parent company ExxonMobil.
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Vigil Planned to Remember Paterno 1 Year Later
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- Community residents have scheduled a vigil Tuesday to remember former Penn State coach Joe Paterno a year after his death.
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Notre Dame Official Explains Not Disclosing Hoax
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) -- A Notre Dame spokesman says the university decided against disclosing the hoax against Manti Te'o immediately after an investigation commissioned by the school confirmed it because they didn't think it would be in the best interest of the teams playing in the BCS championship game or the individuals involved.
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Cubs Planning $300 Million Wrigley Renovation
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Cubs plan on restoring Wrigley Field, with or without the city's help.
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Grizzlies Beat Weary Bulls In OT, 85-82
CHICAGO (AP) -- Marc Gasol scored 19 points, Zach Randolph had 13 points and 19 rebounds, and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Chicago Bulls 85-82 in overtime on Saturday night.
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GHS Boys Fall To Maine South @ MLK Tourney
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GHS Girls Fall To Normal U-High @ MLK Tourney
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High School Scoreboard from 1/19
Busy Day For The Streaks
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Bulls Extend Friday Road Show, Beat Celtics In OT
BOSTON (AP) -- Marco Belinelli made a game-winning jumper with 3.1 seconds left, Jimmy Butler scored six points in overtime and the Chicago Bulls extended their Friday night road show by beating the Boston Celtics 100-99.
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Cardinals Agree To 1-Year Deals With Boggs, Mujica
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- The St. Louis Cardinals have agreed to terms with pitchers Mitchell Boggs and Edward Mujica on one-year contracts, avoiding salary arbitration.
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Cubs, Samardzija Reach One-Year Deal
CHICAGO (AP) -- Pitchers Jeff Samardzija and James Russell have agreed to one-year contracts with the Chicago Cubs and avoided arbitration.
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High School scoreboard from 1/18
3 wins in-a-row for GHS boys
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Judge Rules Against Matheny In Financial Dispute
CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) -- A St. Louis County judge has ruled against St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny in his court battle with a bank over foreclosure of property he once owned.
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White Sox Agree To Deals With Beckham, De Aza
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago White Sox have agreed to one-year contracts with second baseman Gordon Beckham and outfielder Alejandro De Aza to avoid arbitration.
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Bears Add Cavanaugh, Peete To Coaching Staff
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- The Chicago Bears have hired Matt Cavanaugh as their quarterbacks coach and Skip Peete as their running backs coach.
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Local Sports 1/17/13
Wednesday scores and a preview of Thursday's action.
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Boozer Scores 36, Bulls Beat Raptors in OT
TORONTO (AP) -- Luol Deng hit a tiebreaking jump shot with 3 seconds left in overtime and the Chicago Bulls beat Toronto 107-105 in overtime on Wednesday night, their eighth victory in nine meetings against the Raptors.
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Groce Done Analyzing Illini Confidence
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Four losses in Illinois' last six games have stirred memories of last season's collapse but Illini coach John Groce says he's finished discussing his team's confidence.
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Ohio Runs Past NIU
ATHENS, Ohio (AP) -- Walter Offutt scored 19 points and Ohio used a 20-2 run in the first half to defeat Northern Illinois 81-63 in a Mid-American Conference game Wednesday night.
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Wichita State Defeats Illinois State
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) -- Cleanthony Early scored 16 points to lead Wichita State over Illinois State 74-62 Wednesday night.
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Cubit Relishes Reclamation Project at Illinois
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- New Illinois offensive coordinator Bill Cubit says he enjoys a reclamation project.
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IL Plans Spring Football Game at Night
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Illinois will play its annual Orange and Blue Spring Game under the lights this year. It's scheduled for a Friday night, April 12.
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AP Source: Kromer New Bears Offensive Coordinator
CHICAGO (AP) -- A person familiar with the situation says the Chicago Bears have hired New Orleans Saints offensive line coach Aaron Kromer as their offensive coordinator.
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Bears Hire Trestman as Coach
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Bears have hired Montreal Alouettes coach Marc Trestman to replace the fired Lovie Smith.
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Local Sports Roundup 1/15/13
A look at Tuesday's local sports schedule and Monday's highlights.
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High School Basketball Scores 1/14/13
Scores from local high school basketball games Monday.
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Bulls Shut Down Hawks in Rout
CHICAGO (AP) -- Carlos Boozer scored 20 points, Luol Deng added 18 and the Chicago Bulls held Atlanta to a franchise-low 20 points in the first half of a 97-58 victory over the Hawks on Monday night.
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Bears Narrowing Coaching Search
CHICAGO (AP) -- Seattle offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell will interview a second time for the Chicago Bears' coaching job.
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Illinois Hires Cubit as Offensive Coordinator
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Illinois has hired former Western Michigan coach Bill Cubit as its new offensive coordinator.
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Mark Grace Blames Self for Dbacks Firing, Not Team
PHOENIX (AP) -- Former Arizona Diamondbacks television analyst Mark Grace says he blames himself, not the team, for firing him last season.
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Oprah: Lance Armstrong Admitted Doping
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Oprah Winfrey is confirming that Lance Armstrong came clean to her about his use of performance-enhancing drugs during their 2 1/2 hour interview Monday.
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Local Sports 1/14/13
Here's a look at tonight's sports schedule
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Local Sports 01/13/13
Here's a look at your local sports scores.
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Local Sports for January 12, 2013
The GHS Varsity Girls Basketball team defeats Peoria High in a blowout!

GHS Sophomore Girls Basketball team defeats Peoria High!

GHS Freshman Girls Basketball team loses to Alleman.

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Local Sports 01/12/13
Here's a look at your local sports scores
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Local Sports 1/11/12
Here's a look at tonight's sports schedule
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Luis Valbuena, Chicago Cubs Agree To $930,000 Deal
CHICAGO (AP) -- Infielder Luis Valbuena has agreed to a $930,000, one-year contract with the Chicago Cubs, nearly double the $495,200 he made last year.
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Local Sports Schedule 1/10/12
Conference play resumes for the Silver Streaks girls.
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Local Sports Scores from 1/9/12
Wednesday night's final scores.
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Minnesota Topples Illinois
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Joe Coleman scored 29 points and Andre Hollins added 22 to help No. 8 Minnesota top No. 12 Illinois Wednesday 84-67 and remain undefeated in the Big Ten.
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WIU Defeats Greenville
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) -- Terell Parks scored 22 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead Western Illinois over Division III Greenville 95-48 Wednesday night, extending their winning streak to 10 games.
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ISU Suspends Starting Guard Brown
NORMAL, Ill. (AP) -- Illinois State basketball coach Dan Muller has suspended starting guard Tyler Brown. It is the second suspension of a Redbirds player this season.
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Indiana State Defeats Bradley
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) -- Manny Arop and Justin Gant scored 13 points apiece to lead Indiana State to a 68-53 win over Bradley on Wednesday night.
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Wichita State Outlasts SIU
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) -- Cleanthony Early scored 39 points to help No. 23 Wichita State beat Southern Illinois 82-76 on Wednesday night, two days after the Shockers jumped back into the poll.
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NIU Beats Miami (Ohio)
OXFORD, Ohio (AP) -- Aksel Bolin came off the bench for 11 points and Northern Illinois snapped a five-game losing streak, beating Miami (Ohio) 72-61 Wednesday night in the Mid-American Conference opener for both teams.
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Boylan Moves to 2-0 as Bucks Beat Bulls
CHICAGO (AP) -- Brandon Jennings scored 20 of his 35 points in the third quarter and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Chicago Bulls 104-96 on Wednesday night for their second consecutive victory under interim coach Jim Boylan.
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Green Bay's New and Improved OL Gets Biggest Test
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- Milk bottles in carnival games are meant to be knocked down.
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Bears Sign Eldridge to Reserve/Future Deal
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- The Chicago Bears have signed tight end Brody Eldridge to a reserve/future contract.
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Clemens Not Surprised by Failure to Enter Hall of Fame
NEW YORK (AP) -- Former pitching star Roger Clemens says he's "not overly surprised" that he wasn't voted into the Baseball Hall of Fame Wednesday.
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NHL Owners Approve New Labor Deal; Players to Vote
NEW YORK (AP) -- NHL owners have ratified the tentative labor deal. All that now remains is player approval to finally start the hockey season.
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Local Sports Roundup 1/9/12
Wednesday's local sports schedule.
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Local Final Scores From 1/8/13
Click here for final scores from Tuesday's local sporting events.
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Missouri State Beats Illinois State
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) -- Anthony Downing scored 24 points Tuesday night and Missouri State defeated Illinois State 62-55.
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Vikes Assistants Singletary, Priefer on Bears List
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) -- Minnesota assistants Mike Singletary and Mike Priefer will interview for the Chicago head coaching vacancy.
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Bears Sign Trahan to Reserve/Future Deal
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- The Chicago Bears have signed linebacker Patrick Trahan to a reserve/future contract.
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Dugouts, Bullpens Might Not Need That Old Landline
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Even dugouts and bullpens might not need that old landline soon.
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Judgment Day for Bonds, Sosa, Clemons at Hall
NEW YORK (AP) -- There's a chance the podium under the chandeliers in the gold-and-ivory-colored Vanderbilt Room of the Waldorf Astoria Hotel will go unused Thursday.
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Local Sports Schedule 1/8/12
GHS Boys play Tuesday night.
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Fast Start Helps Tide Beat Irish for Title
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) -- The Tide sure did roll.
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BCS Title Game's TV Rating Hurt By Rout
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) -- The BCS title game's preliminary television rating was up from last season, but the lopsided score kept viewership down.
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Boozer Leads Bulls to Rout of Cavaliers
CHICAGO (AP) -- Carlos Boozer had 24 points and 11 rebounds to lead the Chicago Bulls to an 118-92 rout of the Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday night.
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Bears Sign Blanchard, Toliver to Reserve Deals
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- The Chicago Bears have signed quarterback Matt Blanchard and receiver Terrence Toliver to reserve/future contracts.
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IHSA Rules German Student Can't Play Sports
URBANA, Ill. (AP) -- The Illinois High School Association has ruled that a 16-year-old German student is ineligible to play basketball and tennis for Urbana High School.
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Local Sports Roundup 1/7/13
GHS Girls Basketball plays Monday night.
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Riddick, Wood Take Turns at RB for Notre Dame
MIAMI (AP) -- Looking for a key to Monday night's BCS championship? One might be the performance of Notre Dame's running backs.
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Wichita State Defeats Bradley
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) -- Cleanthony Early scored 24 points to lead Wichita State over Bradley 69-63 Sunday.
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Bulls Sign Shooting Guard Daequan Cook
CHICAGO (AP) -- Guard Daequan Cook has signed with the Chicago Bulls.
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Ryan, Evansville Roll Past Southern Illinois 85-68
EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) -- Evansville got 26 points from Colt Ryan and had an overall strong shooting effort on Saturday night, earning an 85-68 victory over Southern Illinois.
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Illinois Fires Co-Offensive Coordinator
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Illinois football coach Tim Beckman says he has fired co-offensive coordinator Chris Beatty.
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Melvin Leads DePaul To 83-73 Win Over Providence
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- Cleveland Melvin scored 23 points and grabbed nine rebounds to lead DePaul to an 83-73 win over cold-shooting Providence on Saturday night.
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Illinois Rebounds With Win Over Buckeyes, 74-55
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Brandon Paul scored 19 points and No. 11 Illinois bounced back from a tough loss in its Big Ten opener to beat No. 8 Ohio State 74-55 on Saturday.
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Sports Recap 1/5/13
GHS Boys Lose to the Chicago Perspectives and other area sports scores
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Bears Sign WR Golden To Reserve/Future Contract
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- The Chicago Bears have signed receiver Brittan Golden to a reserve/future contract.
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AP Source: Cubs Closing In On Deal With Willis
CHICAGO (AP) -- A person familiar with the situation says the Chicago Cubs are closing in on a minor league deal with left-hander Dontrelle Willis.
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Boozer Leads Bulls Past Heat 96-89
MIAMI (AP) -- Carlos Boozer scored 27 points and the Chicago Bulls dominated on the boards to become only the third visiting team to win in Miami this season, beating the Heat 96-89 Friday night.
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Colts Give Bears Permission to Interview Arians
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Colts offensive coordinator Bruce Arians has been given permission to interview with the Chicago Bears for their head coaching job.
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Burke, Hardaway Lead Michigan Past Wildcats
EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) -- Trey Burke scored 23 points, Tim Hardaway Jr. added 21 and No. 2 Michigan pounded Northwestern 94-66 on Thursday night to remain unbeaten.
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#9 Penn St. Women Beat Northwestern
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- Dara Taylor had a layup with 1:26 left and No. 9 Penn State converted a late turnover into another key bucket to beat Northwestern 73-69 on Thursday night.
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ND Players Say Irish, Tide Defenses are Alike
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) -- When No. 1 Notre Dame lines up on offense Monday night in the BCS championship, the team on the other side of the ball will look a little familiar.
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Temperature Sensors Keep Lambeau Tundra Just Right
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- The fabled tundra of Lambeau Field will be far from frozen when the Green Bay Packers and Minnesota Vikings clash in Saturday's NFC playoff game.
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Purdue's Late Charge Beats #11 Illinois
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) -- Terone Johnson scored a career-high 25 points and D.J. Byrd spurred a key 19-3 second-half run to send Purdue past No. 11 Illinois 68-61 on Wednesday night.
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WIU Defeats Savannah State
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) -- Adam Link scored 10 points and Western Illinois slipped by Savannah State 39-35, extending their winning streak to eight games.
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Bradley Beats Southern IL
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) -- Walt Lemon Jr. scored 20 points Wednesday night to help Bradley to a 66-60 victory over Southern Illinois.
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#16 Creighton Beats IL State
NORMAL, Ill. (AP) -- Junior forward Ethan Wragge was 6 of 9 from 3-point range for his 18 points to lead No. 16 Creighton to a 79-72 victory over Illinois State on Wednesday night.
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Boozer Leads Bulls in Win Over Magic
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Carlos Boozer had a season-high 31 points and 11 rebounds, Luol Deng scored 23 points and the Chicago Bulls hung on to beat the Orlando Magic 96-94 on Wednesday night.
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Clements "Flattered" By Interest But Vikings Focus
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- Green Bay Packers offensive coordinator Tom Clements says he's "flattered" to be drawing interest from other teams. He says his focus remains on the Minnesota Vikings.
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Bears Give Ozougwu Reserve/Future Deal
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- The Chicago Bears have agreed to a reserve/future contract with defensive end Cheta Ozougwu.
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Cubs Set to Introduce Jackson
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Cubs are confirming a contract agreement with right-handed pitcher Edwin Jackson.
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#21 Northwestern Ends Drought in Gator Bowl
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Behind huge interceptions early and late, No. 21 Northwestern beat Mississippi State 34-20 in the Gator Bowl on Tuesday and snapped college football's longest postseason losing streak.
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NHL, Players' Union Meet For 30 Minutes
NEW YORK (AP) -- The NHL and the union's main negotiating teams met for 30 minutes before ending talks for the evening.
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No. 13 FSU Beats No. 16 NIU 31-10 In Orange Bowl
MIAMI (AP) -- Florida State stuffed Northern Illinois all-purpose threat Jordan Lynch for most of the night Tuesday and won the Orange Bowl 31-10.
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Bears GM: Playoff Misses Did In Smith
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- Chicago Bears general manager Phil Emery says too many playoff misses and the inability to develop a productive offense led to coach Lovie Smith's firing.
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