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Book Closes on #15 Iowa's Class of 2005
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) -- Iowa's 2005 recruiting class was one of the most impressive hauls the Hawkeyes had ever brought in.
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Eagles' RB Westbrook Showing Improvement;, Still Won't Play Against Chicago
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Doctors say Philadelphia Eagles running back Brian Westbrook has improved significantly over the last three days following a second concussion in a three-week span.
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Cutler Targets Turnaround
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- Jay Cutler has been battered behind a struggling offensive line and is throwing about as many passes to defenders as receivers.
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Time Change for GHS Girls Basketball Game Against East Peoria
POSTED 11:28 a-m 11/18/09 Officials have made changes to the Galesburg High School Girls Thanksgiving Tournament schedule on Saturday.
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Scots Football Players Sweep League Awards
Monmouth College's second straight Midwest Conference title and unbeaten regular season gained coach Steve Bell, quarterback Alex Tanney (Lexington, Ill./Lexington) and defensive end Anthony Goranson (Bartlett, Ill./Belvidere) the Coach and Players of the Year honors.
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Prairie Fire Football Players Earn All-Conference Honors
Seven Knox College football players have been named to the All-Midwest Conference team.
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Knox College Swimmer Perrot MWC Swimmer of the Week
Emilie Perrot, a junior from Bescancon, France (Jules Hagg), has been named the Midwest Conference female swimmer of the week for her record-setting performance at the Monmouth Invitational on November 14th.
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Local Sports Roundup -- 11/17/09
POSTED 7:46 a-m 11/18/09 Galesburg High girls basketball team beats Illini West in season opener, Abingdon and Rowva win Lady Cranberry Classic games, Monmouth College women fall at home against Carthage College.
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Paul Big Again as Illinois Holds Off NIU
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Brandon Paul scored 20 points in the first half, leading No. 23 Illinois to a 80-61 victory over Northern Illinois Tuesday night.
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Balanced SIU Beats Indianapolis
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) -- Kevin Dillard's 16 points led five Southern Illinois players in double figures in an 84-69 victory over Indianapolis Tuesday night.
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Salmons Leads Bulls Past Kings
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- John Salmons scored 23 points and the Chicago Bulls beat the Sacramento Kings 101-87 Tuesday night.
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K-C's Greinke Wins A-L Cy Young Award
POSTED 1:06 p-m 11/17/09 NEW YORK (AP) -- Zack Greinke has won the American League Cy Young Award, beating out Felix Hernandez after a spectacular season short on wins but long on domination.
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West Prairie Trail Northeast Division All-Conference Players Announced
POSTED 10:19 a-m 11/17/09 Three Abingdon football players earned All-Conference recognition in the West Prairie Trail Northeast Division. Cody Osborne is a member of the first-team as a linebacker, Clifford Moshier was named to the second-team as a running back and Kolton Johnson received second-team honors as a defensive lineman.
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Knox College's Dornam Earns All-Conference Recognition
Knox College's Arielle Dorman has been named to the 2009-10 All-Midwest Conference Women's Soccer Second Team.
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Monmouth College's Brom Earns All-Conference
Hillary Broms, a junior defender on the Monmouth College women's soccer team, was recently named to the All-Midwest Conference second team.
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Scots' Beyer Headed to Nationals; Staab Named All-Region
The Monmouth College cross country team experienced a bittersweet weekend at last Saturday's NCAA Midwest Regional at Lake Breeze Golf Course in Winneconne, Wisconsin.
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Monmouth College Playoff Football Tickets On Sale Thursday
POSTED 8:43 a-m 11/17/09 Advance ticket sales for Monmouth College's first round playoff game November 21st against the University of St. Thomas at April Zorn Memorial Stadium will go on sale Thursday.
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Local Sports Roundup -- 11/16/9
POSTED 8:38 a-m 11/17/09 Knoxville and Rowva post girls basketball wins in season openers, Knox College men's basketball team falls to Cornell in first game, CSC men win.
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Ravens Shut Out Punchless Browns
CLEVELAND (AP) -- For 30 minutes, the Baltimore Ravens were inefficient, unproductive and disorganized.
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Knoxville Well Represented on WPT Southeast Division All-Conference Team
POSTED 1:40 p-m 11/16/09 Five Knoxville football players are named first-team All-West Prairie Trail Conference in the Southeast Division.
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West Prairie Trail Northwest Division All-Conference Team Announced
POSTED 1:14 p-m 11/16/09 Ten Alwood-Rowva football players are among this year's all-conference performers in the West Prairie Trail Northwest Division.
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Coghlan, Bradley Win MLB Rookie of Year Awards
NEW YORK (AP) -- Florida Marlins outfielder Chris Coghlan is the National League Rookie of the Year, and Oakland Athletics closer Andrew Bailey is the AL winner.
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Former Tampa Bay Coach Gruden Staying at ESPN
BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) -- Jon Gruden has agreed to a multiyear contract to stay at ESPN, suggesting he won't be returning to coaching anytime soon.
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Four Silver Streak Football Players Named First-Team All-Western Big Six Performers
POSTED 10:07 a-m 11/16/09 Nine members of the 2009 Galesburg High School football team have received All-Western Big Six Conference recognition.
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Colts Cap Off Sunday NFL Games with Thrilling Win Against Pats
UNDATED (AP) -- Bill Belichick gambled and lost. The Indianapolis Colts took advantage of the New England coach's blunder and are still undefeated.
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Johnson Wins at Phoenix to Cruise into Finale
AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Jimmie Johnson has moved closer to a NASCAR record fourth consecutive championship with a dominating win at Phoenix International Raceway.
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K-State Turns Back Leathernecks
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) -- Jamar Samuels scored 19 points and Kansas State defeated Western Illinois 82-50 on Sunday.
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Bradley Loses Dunson in Victory Over Idaho State
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) -- Dodie Dunson scored 16 points before leaving with a possible season-ending injury in Bradley's 74-69 victory over Idaho State Sunday night.
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Eldridge Leads ISU Past SIU-E
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) -- Osiris Eldridge scored 19 points and Tony Lewis added 10 points and 11 rebounds as Illinois State defeated SIU-Edwardsville 82-60 Sunday.
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CSC Women's Cross Country Team 35th at Nationals
The Carl Sandburg College women's cross country team took home a 35th place finish Saturday morning at the NJCAA Division I national championships in Peoria.
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