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Kane Scores Winner, Blackhawks Beat Red Wings 2-1
DETROIT (AP) -- Patrick Sharp had a goal and an assist, and Patrick Kane broke a tie late in the second period in the Chicago Blackhawks' 2-1 victory over the Detroit Red Wings 2-1 on Sunday.
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Western Illinois Beats North Dakota State 58-53
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) -- Ceola Clark's four-point play with 39 seconds remaining put Western Illinois ahead to stay and the Leathernecks held on to beat North Dakota State 58-53 in the Summit League quarterfinals Sunday night.
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No. 25 Creighton Beats Illinois State 83-79 in OT
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Doug McDermott had 33 points and Antoine Young scored eight of his 14 in overtime as No. 25 Creighton survived an upset bid in the Missouri Valley Conference tournament final with an 83-79 victory over Illinois State on Sunday.
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No. 14 Wisconsin Beats Struggling Illinois 70-56
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Senior Jordan Taylor scored 16 points in his final home game, helping No. 14 Wisconsin beat Illinois 70-56 on Sunday in both teams' regular season finale.
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Wainwright Says He's Ready for Sping Start
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) -- St. Louis Cardinals right-hander Adam Wainwright is one step closer to pitching in a game for the first time since being sidelined with an elbow injury that caused him to miss all of the 2011 season.
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Blues Complete Season Sweep of Sharks with 3-1 Win
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) -- Andy McDonald and Kevin Shattenkirk scored power-play goals and the St. Louis Blues capped a four-game season sweep of the San Jose Sharks with a 3-1 victory Saturday night.
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Berry, Ball State Overtake Northern Illinois 62-51
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) -- Jesse Berry hit five 3-pointers and scored 19 points Saturday to lead Ball State past Northern Illinois 62-51 in a regular-season finale.
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Northwestern Holds On to Beat Iowa 70-66
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) -- Drew Crawford scored 18 points as Northwestern beat Iowa 70-66 on Saturday, boosting the Wildcats' hopes for their first NCAA tournament bid.
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Illinois State Upsets No. 15 Wichita State 65-64
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Tyler Brown made two free throws with 6.4 seconds left and finished with 25 points as Illinois State upset No. 15 Wichita State 65-64 in the semifinals of the Missouri Valley Conference tournament on Saturday.
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Whitney Young Tops Edwardsville for Class 4A Title
NORMAL, Ill. (AP) -- Whitney Young bolted to a huge first-half lead then coasted to an easy 63-51 win against Edwardsville to win the Class 4A girls title.
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Lombard Montini Beats Vernon Hills to Win Class 3A
NORMAL, Ill. (AP) -- Lombard Montini rode a giant first-half lead to an easy 56-38 championship game win over Vernon Hills at the girls Class 3A basketball state finals.
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Area Sports Scores from Friday 3/2/12
Two area boys basketball teams' seasons came to an end.
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Bulls Trample Cavaliers 112-91
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Luol Deng scored a season-high 24 points and Derrick Rose added 19 as the Chicago Bulls won their fifth straight, 112-91 on Friday night over the Cleveland Cavaliers, who were without rookie guard Kyrie Irving.
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Hossa Helps Blackhawks Top Senators 2-1
OTTAWA (AP) -- Marian Hossa scored the go-ahead goal midway through the second period and the Chicago Blackhawks held on to defeat the Ottawa Senators 2-1 on Friday night.
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Matt Forte Gets Franchise Tag from Bears
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- Pro Bowl running back Matt Forte has received the franchise tag from the Chicago Bears.
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Pujols Pushing Himself in Spring Training
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) -- Albert Pujols shows up early and stays late, pushing himself to get everything out of his workday with the Los Angeles Angels.
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Postseason Star Making Good Progress
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) -- It's steady as she goes for Allen Craig, the St. Louis Cardinals' on-the-mend postseason hero.
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Molina Gets $1 Million Signing Bonus in New Deal
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) -- St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina gets a $1 million signing bonus as part of his new contract, which adds five additional seasons and $75 million through 2017.
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Everything's a Competition for Beckman at Illinois
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- The most glaring weakness Tim Beckman wants to fix at Illinois when spring football starts next week is special teams play.
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Illinois Fires Women's Coach After 5 Seasons
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Illinois women's basketball coach Jolette Law has been fired after five seasons.
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Southern Illinois Fires Coach Chris Lowery
(AP) -- Southern Illinois has fired men's basketball coach Chris Lowery after back-to-back losing seasons.
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Carmichael, Illinois State Top Northern Iowa 54-42
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Jackie Carmichael's 12th double-double of the season led Illinois State to a 54-42 victory over Northern Iowa in the quarterfinals of the Missouri Valley Conference tournament Friday.
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Drake Knocks Out Bradley 65-49
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Rayvonte Rice scored 18 points and Ben Simons had 16 as Drake defeated Bradley 65-49 Thursday night in the opening round of the Missouri Valley Conference tournament.
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Indiana State Defeats Southern Illinois 66-51
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Jake Odum had 17 points and eight rebounds to lead Indiana State to a 66-51 win against Southern Illinois in the opening round of the Missouri Valley Conference tournament on Thursday night.
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No. 13 Michigan Beats Illini, 72-61
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Tim Hardaway Jr. had 25 points and 11 rebounds to help keep No. 13 Michigan in the Big Ten title race with a 72-61 win over Illinois on Thursday night.
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Canucks Top Blues 2-0, Stay Atop NHL Standings
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) -- Alex Burrows' early third-period goal gave Vancouver the lead, and the Canucks beat the St. Louis Blues 2-0 on Thursday night in a showdown for first place in the NHL.
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Bears Release DT Adams, OL Omiyale
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- The Chicago Bears have released veteran defensive tackle Anthony Adams and offensive lineman Frank Omiyale.
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Call of Duty: VIdeo Game Bonds White Sox Catchers
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Chicago White Sox catchers A.J. Pierzynski and Tyler Flowers spent time in the offseason getting to know each other.
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Cardinals, C Molina Reach 5-Year, $75M Deal
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) -- The St. Louis Cardinals have agreed to a five-year, $75 million contract with four-time Gold Glove catcher Yadier Molina.
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