| Jun 10, 2013
| 4:45 PM
The Rivals Challenge at Soldier Field last weekend featured 100 of the top prospects in the country.
The Chicago area was represented by Plainfield South linebacker Clifton Garrett, Crete-Monee linebacker Nyles Morgan and Benet junior quarterback Jack...
| May 30, 2013
| 9:13 AM
William and Mary's Ryan Lindemuth was a standout third baseman, an emerging team leader and one of the Colonial Athletic Association's best players after his first two years.
But when new head coach Jamie Pinzino approached him at the end of last season...
| May 20, 2013
| 7:41 PM
Notre Dame junior running back Chris James last week narrowed his list of favorite schools to Iowa, Pitt and Michigan State.
But that was before Wisconsin offered a scholarship Monday afternoon.
"I'm still looking hard at my top three," James said....
| May 15, 2013
| 1:00 PM
Baseball practice ended at Edgewater on Monday, and senior first baseman Zach Vandergrift headed to strength coach Lee Prince's house for another workout.
Three days a week of weight training and pushups since the start of summer, combined with hours in...
| May 2, 2013
| 3:53 PM
It seems that with every top quarterback in the state of Florida there comes a certain comparison.
Former Oviedo Hagerty star and current Florida starting QB Jeff Driskel heard it.
And it’s no different for Zack Darlington. When Ohio State...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 3:46 PM
Bill Carmody has elevated Northwestern basketball from Point C to Point B. Or is it Z to B?
He took over after Kevin O'Neill's 1999-2000 misfits went 5-25. The point guard, Collier Drayton, was legally blind in one eye. Two years later, Carmody's crew...
| Nov 28, 2012
There is one word you've been hearing a lot lately to describe the best college football teams in the country. It is a strange word for a sport of violence. It is an odd way to describe our modern gladiators.
That word is "smart."
After Notre Dame's...
| May 10, 2012
WASHINGTON — Nicholas Katzenbach, the Kennedy administration lawyer who faced down Gov. George Wallace to enroll the first black students at the University of Alabama and who helped write the landmark civil rights and voting rights acts of the...
| Aug 12, 2012
Karl Fleming, a former Newsweek reporter who helped draw national attention to the civil rights movement in the 1960s — and risked his life covering it with perceptive stories about its major figures and the inequalities that fueled it —...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 4:41 PM
The Orlando Sentinel has ranked all 120 Football Bowl Subdivision teams in the country. The Sentinel staff will take a closer look at a new team daily, counting backward from No. 120 to our projected No. 1 team. We will not be including the four teams the...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 4:42 PM
OMAHA, Neb. – Florida's 21 teams met Academic Progress Rate standards when the NCAA released the scores on Wednesday. The Gators saw 13 programs raise their scores in 2010-11, including double-digit leaps by men's basketball, men's golf and women'...