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Vizio to Be New Rose Bowl Sponsor
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Vizio Inc. will be the new presenting sponsor of the Rose Bowl from 2011 to 2014, when the college football game celebrates its 100th anniversary.
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Big Ten Title Race Likely to Go Through Iowa City
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) -- This is exactly where Iowa wanted to be halfway through the season.
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Serena Williams Done for 2010, Like Sister
Serena Williams is done for the season, just like her sister.
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Bradley University Baseball Player Dies
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) -- Authorities are waiting for autopsy results to determine why a Bradley University baseball player died.
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Local Sports Schedule 10/18/10
High school volleyball on Monday's sports schedule.
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Hasselbeck Leads Seahawks Over Bears
CHICAGO (AP) -- Matt Hasselbeck threw for a season-best 242 yards and a touchdown and Seattle's defense sacked Jay Cutler six times in a 23-20 victory over the Chicago Bears on Sunday.
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Defense Key as Rams Upset Chargers
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- James Hall, Chris Long and Larry Grant had two sacks apiece and the St. Louis Rams stuffed the NFL's top offense in a 20-17 victory over the San Diego Chargers on Sunday.
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Oklahoma, Oregon Ahead of Boise State in BCS
Oklahoma and Oregon are in the top spots of the first BCS standings of the season, leaving Boise State chasing a spot in the national championship game.
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Oswalt, Rollins Help Phillies Even NLCS at 1-1
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Roy Oswalt pitched eight dominant innings, Jimmy Rollins drove in four runs and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the San Francisco Giants 6-1 Sunday night to even the NL championship series at one game apiece.
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Postseason Ace vs. October Pro in Game 3 of ALCS
NEW YORK (AP) -- Cliff Lee and Andy Pettitte. The postseason ace against that ol' October pro.
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Local Sports Roundup 10/17/10
Monmouth College Wins, Knox College Loses, United Unbeaten in Volleyball Tourney.
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#1 Ohio State Upset by #18 Wisconsin
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- John Clay ran for two touchdowns and James White darted in for the clincher in the fourth quarter as No. 18 Wisconsin took down No. 1 Ohio State 31-18 Saturday night.
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Michigan State Stays Unbeaten With Win Over Illinois
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) -- Kirk Cousins threw a 48-yard touchdown pass to B.J. Cunningham in the third quarter, helping No. 13 Michigan State to its best start in more than four decades with a 26-6 win over Illinois on Saturday.
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#15 Iowa Holds Off Michigan for Win
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) -- Ricky Stanzi threw his third touchdown pass to Derrell Johnson-Koulianos early in the fourth quarter and Michael Meyer kicked a 30-yard field goal with 2:53 left, helping No. 15 Iowa hold off Michigan for a 38-28 win Saturday.
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WIU Tops Youngstown St.
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) -- Matt Barr threw a 17-yard touchdown pass to Lito Senatus with a minute to play Saturday night, giving Western Illinois a wild 40-38 victory over Youngstown State.
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ISU Outlasts North Dakota St.
NORMAL, Ill. (AP) -- Matt Brown threw three touchdown passes and Ashton Leggett ran for 146 yards and a score as Illinois State defeated North Dakota State 34-24 on Saturday.
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South Dakota St. Beats SIU
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) -- Kyle Minett rushed for 144 yards and two touchdowns and South Dakota State beat Southern Illinois 31-10 Saturday.
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Spann, Harnish Lead NIU to Win
DEKALB, Ill. (AP) -- Chad Spann rushed for 111 yards and two touchdowns while Chandler Harnish threw two TD passes and had a scoring run as Northern Illinois beat Buffalo 45-14 Saturday.
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Tennessee Tech Beats EIU
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Jocqu Crawford rushed for 127 yards and two touchdowns Saturday night as Tennessee Tech forced six turnovers and beat Eastern Illinois 34-20.
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OK's Murray Sets TD Record as Sooners Roll Over Iowa St.
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) -- DeMarco Murray scored three times to set Oklahoma's career record for touchdowns, Ryan Broyles broke his own mark for receptions in a game and the No. 6 Sooners rolled to a 52-0 victory against Iowa State on Saturday night.
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Goodell: Favre, League Official to Meet Next Week
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) -- NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says a league official will meet with Brett Favre next week as part of an investigation into allegations the quarterback sent racy e-mails and lewd photos to a Jets game hostess in 2008 when he played for New York.
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McMurray Upstages Chase Drivers for Charlotte Win
CONCORD, N.C. (AP) -- Jamie McMurray has picked up another victory in his comeback season, beating all the championship contenders at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
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Giants Take 1-0 Lead in NLCS
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Tim Lincecum outdueled Roy Halladay, Cody Ross hit a pair of solo homers and the San Francisco Giants beat the Philadelphia Phillies 4-3 in Game 1 of the NL championship series Saturday night.
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Rangers Even ALCS With Win Over Yankees
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- David Murphy homered and had an RBI double and the Texas Rangers won a postseason game at home for the first time in their 50-season history, getting even in the AL championship series with a 7-2 victory over the New York Yankees in Game 2 on Saturday.
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Sharp Leads Blackhawks Past Sabres
CHICAGO (AP) -- Patrick Sharp scored his second goal of the game with 7:08 left in the third, powering the Chicago Blackhawks to a 4-3 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday.
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Carter, Magic Roll to Win Over Bulls
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Vince Carter scored all of his 21 points in the first half and the Orlando Magic rolled past another preseason opponent, 105-67 over the Chicago Bulls on Saturday night.
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WEB EXTRA: Download Recap of Friday's GHS Football Game with Moline
Click the link here to listen to Brad Bennewitz's recap of Friday's Silver Streaks football game with Moline.
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Local Sports Round Up 10/16/10
Check out Friday's sports scores and see what's on tap locally Saturday.
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Sharp Scores 2 Goals, Blackhawks Beat Blue Jackets
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Patrick Sharp broke open a one goal game with two second-period scores to lead the Chicago Blackhawks past the Columbus Blue Jackets, 5-2 on Friday night.
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Mavericks Defeat Bulls
CHICAGO (AP) -- Dirk Nowitzki scored 24 points and the Dallas Mavericks overcame a late collapse in a 109-105 overtime victory over the Chicago Bulls before a sellout crowd of 21,125 at the United Center.
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