| Jun 30, 2013
Before reaching the first tee, Porter Moser dropped $99 on shoes at the Wilmette Golf Club shop. He had gone so long between purchases, he examined the bottom of some spikeless kicks and asked, "Is this normal?"
His golf bag, he joked, had spider webs...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 2:40 AM
EAST JORDAN — Good things can be just as enjoyable the second time around.
Dustin Hejka threw for a pair of touchdowns and ran in another as the East Jordan High School varsity football team rolled past Hillman, 42-26, in a non-league contest...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 3:13 PM
The Boston Celtics have hired Brad Stevens of Butler to replace Doc Rivers as coach, the team and university announced Wednesday afternoon.
Stevens, 36, guided Butler to the 2010 and 2011 NCAA tournament championship games, compiling a 166-49 record...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 5:22 AM
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Tom Crean watched the television in utter amazement Sunday.
Two years ago, his Hoosiers weren't even eligible for the NIT. Now, they're the No. 1 seed in the East Region of the NCAA tournament.
And while they won't be...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 9:47 PM
Midwest is toughest
The toughest? Louisville's Midwest. The Cardinals have Duke at No. 2, Michigan State at No. 3, Missouri at No. 9. Memphis, which tore through Conference USA, is a No. 6.
Next, I'd go with the East...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 7:56 PM
SALT LAKE CITY — What a sight it was seeing Gonzaga star center Kelly Olynyk consoling a distraught opponent who fell just short of pulling off one of the great upsets in NCAA tournament history.
Southern guard Derick Beltran was bent over at half...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 4:55 PM
Bucknell beats Butler
Bucknell will do a Butler on the team that originated the role and become the latest Patriot League team to take down an established power in the tournament.
The Bison have a legitimate NBA prospect in 6-...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 9:30 PM
The losers this week: 99 percent of all brackets, Gonzaga alumni, Big East brainiacs (Georgetown and Notre Dame).
The winners this week: paper shredders, the Big Ten, Florida Gulf Coast's marketing department and Marshall Henderson's future agent....
| Mar 17, 2013
| 8:59 PM
When packing for Illinois' trip to Austin, Texas, to play Colorado in Friday's NCAA tournament matchup, Illini coach John Groce will skip the cowboy hat and boots.
He cannot vouch for his wife, Allison.
"I'll leave that to her,'' Groce said Sunday...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 9:48 PM
Treveon Graham scored 17 point as hot-shooting VCU beat Saint Joseph's 82-79 in the quarterfinals of the Atlantic 10 tournament Friday night in Brooklyn, N.Y.
The Rams, seeded second and ranked 25th by The Associated Press, made 11 3-pointers to build...
| Mar 17, 2013
| 1:38 PM
Every year around this time, college basketball's elite teams prepare to make their march on history.
There will be your favorites — Indiana, Duke, Michigan — and some of the usual suspects — Michigan State, Louisville, Florida....