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SIU-Edwardsville Tops Northern Illinois 64-62
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) -- Mark Yelovich's basket as time ran out gave Southern Illinois-Edwardsville a 64-62 win over Northern Illinois on Saturday.
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Illinois State Edges Oakland 79-75
NORMAL, Ill. (AP) -- Jackie Carmichael had 25 points and 19 rebounds Saturday and Illinois State defeated Oakland 79-75.
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Loyola of Chicago Defeats Bradley 56-44
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) -- Ben Averkamp had 19 points and 10 rebounds to lead Loyola of Chicago to a 56-44 win at Bradley Saturday night.
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Spencer Hits 27 as Nebraska Hammers Illinois 80-57
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- Bo Spencer scored 27 points and Nebraska used a 36-4 run to roll over Illinois 80-57 Saturday.
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Epstein Works to Install "Cubs Way" This Spring
MESA, Ariz. (AP) -- Theo Epstein and his supporting cast in Chicago are busy installing the ''Cubs Way'' with his new team. Don't ask him to explain it in a few words, either. It's not that simple for the former Boston Red Sox executive hired to guide the Cubs out of their role as baseball's loveable losers.
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Change Defines Spring for World Series Winners
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) -- So long, Albert Pujols. Happy trails, Tony La Russa. Timeout, Dave Duncan.
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Nets Pound Bulls 97-85, Stop 8-Game Slide
CHICAGO (AP) -- Deron Williams scored 29 points, Kris Humphries had 24 points and 18 rebounds, and the New Jersey Nets dominated the Chicago Bulls 97-85 to snap an eight-game losing streak on Saturday.
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Blackhawks Head Home After 6-1 Win Over CBJ
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Jonathan Toews and Patrick Sharp each had a goal and two assists and the Chicago Blackhawks ended a lengthy nine-game road swing with a 6-1 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Saturday.
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Blues Blank Wild 4-0
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Barret Jackman broke a league-high 150-game scoreless drought and Brian Elliott made 13 saves to lead the St. Louis Blues to a 4-0 win over the Minnesota Wild on Saturday.
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Sports Recap for 2/18/12
Illini and the Galesburg Boys Varsity Basketball Teams lose tonight.
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Friday Night High School Sports Scores
High school boys basketball results along with wrestling and girls WB6 first team announcement.
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Seattle Arena Plan Now Public but is It Realistic?
SEATTLE (AP) -- Those whispers and quiet chatter that circulated for months about a possible arena plan that might bring the NBA back to Seattle, and perhaps professional hockey, too, are now replaced by a concrete proposal with a staggering private investment.
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Kurt Busch Making Strides in Repairing Reputation
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Kurt Busch does not want this season to be called a fresh start, and he doesn't want to declare himself a changed man.
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Purdue G DJ Byrd Arrested for Public Intoxication
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) -- Purdue guard D.J. Byrd was arrested by state police Friday morning for public intoxication.
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Rose Appears Close to Returning From Back Problems
DEERFIELD, Ill. (AP) -- Derrick Rose appears to be close to returning to the Chicago Bulls' lineup after missing the past four games because of back spasms.
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Weber Hopes to Finish Career at Illinois
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Illinois coach Bruce Weber says he hopes to finish his career at Illinois.
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Jay Paterno Nominated for PSU Trustees, Ineligible
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- Former Penn State assistant coach Jay Paterno said he was nominated to run for a seat on the university's Board of Trustees, though he never declared his candidacy and cannot run anyway because of election guidelines.
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Ex-U. Va. Lacrosse Player's Murder Trial to Resume
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- The murder trial of a former University of Virginia lacrosse player is set to resume after it was postponed because one of the defendant's attorneys was ill.
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McDonald Scores in Blues' 5-1 Win Over Isles
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Andy McDonald scored his first goal of the season, and T.J. Oshie had goal and an assist in the St. Louis Blues' 5-1 victory over the New York Islanders on Thursday night.
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Blackhawks End 9-Game Skid, Beat Rangers 4-2
NEW YORK (AP) -- Jonathan Toews scored on a penalty shot to start Chicago's four-goal first period against New York backup Martin Biron, and the Blackhawks emphatically snapped a nine-game losing streak with a 4-2 victory over the Eastern Conference-leading Rangers on Thursday night.
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Boozer, Deng Lead Bulls Over Celtics 89-80
CHICAGO (AP) -- Carlos Boozer and Luol Deng each scored 23 points, and the Chicago Bulls escaped with an 89-80 victory over the Boston Celtics on Thursday night after blowing a 16-point lead.
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Galesburg Silver Streak Girls Take Regional Title at Rocky
The Galesburg Silver Streak Girls win regional title while other area teams fall.
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McCaskey: Urlacher Simply Honest about Concussions
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- Chicago Bears chairman George McCaskey says Brian Urlacher was simply being honest when he told HBO he would hide concussion symptoms from team doctors.
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Drake Tops Bradley 62-55
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) -- Jordan Clark grabbed 16 rebounds, and Rayvonte Rice and Kurt Alexander scored 15 points apiece as Drake upended Bradley 62-55 on Wednesday night.
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Purdue, Hummel Hold Off Illinois, 67-62
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Robbie Hummel scored 19 points and three other Boilermakers scored in double figures Wednesday night, helping Purdue hold off struggling Illinois 67-62.
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Eastern Illinois Holds Off SIU-Edwardsville 73-66
CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) -- Jeremy Granger scored 24 points and L.C. Doss 14 to lead Eastern Illinois to a 73-66 victory against SIU-Edwardsville on Wednesday night.
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Western Michigan Routs Northern Illinois 78-53
DEKALB, Ill. (AP) -- Demetrius Ward scored 18 points and Western Michigan beat Northern Illinois 78-53 on Wednesday night.
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Western Illinois Edges UMKC 47-42
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) -- Western Illinois broke a previously tied game to pull away in the final five minutes for a 47-42 win over UMKC on Wednesday night.
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IHSA: ISU May Host Some Football Title Games
NORMAL, Ill. (AP) -- The Illinois High School Association is considering moving some of its football championship games to Illinois State University in Normal.
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Memorial Service Set for Joe Paterno in Harrisburg
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett plans to attend a memorial service for former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno at a church in Harrisburg.
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