| Feb 14, 2014
This has been a remarkable and memorable year for Wichita State guard Fred VanVleet..
And more personal memories await VanVleet when the unbeaten Shockers come to Chicago to face Loyola on Wednesday night.
A former teammate of VanVleet's late father...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Internet: 7 p.m. Wednesday; ESPN3, loyolaramblers.com.
Records: Loyola 9-15, 4-8 Missouri Valley; Northern Iowa 11-13, 5-7.
Fred Mitchell's quick look: The Ramblers seek their first road victory of the season. They snapped a three-game losing streak...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 6:02 PM
Porter Moser didn't deliver a formal "Let's win this game for me" speech.
But his Loyola players knew how much it would mean to defeat Illinois State, the team Moser coached from 2003-07.
"He might have mentioned it a little bit," said Loyola guard...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 4:04 AM
As the target on No. 2-ranked Wichita State's back gets larger with each victory, road games like Saturday's visit to Northern Iowa become increasingly difficult. With a late start and a national television audience sure to raise the intensity level,...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 9:11 PM
Southern Illinois coach Dale Lennon unveiled a class of 28 recruits Wednesday, and there may be more to come.
"We're not done recruiting," said Lennon, who has the Salukis on track after back-to-back winning seasons. "Recruiting has become year-round....
| Oct 2, 2013
| 11:44 AM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Collin Keoshian (Glendale Community College, 2013) junior running back, Illinois State football: After basking in the limelight last season with the Vaqueros, Keoshian has wasted no...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 8:12 AM
Fresh off a 30-win campaign and a trip to the NCAA Final Four, Wichita State has been picked to win the 2013-14 Missouri Valley Conference men’s basketball crown.
The Shockers received all 40 first-place tallies, marking just the second time in...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 10:06 PM
HeadlineScoreboard: Oct. 8
|HIGH SCHOOL BOYS’ GOLF|
State AA at Brandon, 9 a.m.
State A at Hartford
|HIGH SCHOOL CHEER/DANCE|
Aberdeen Central at Brandon Valley Invitational, 5:30 p.m.
| Oct 11, 2013
| 8:47 PM
Illinois State took over sole possession of first place with a 3-1 win over Wichita State. The Redbirds won by scores of 25-14, 13-25, 25-18 and 25-18.
Ashlyn Driskill led the Shockers with 12 kills, while Chelsey Feekin had 32 assists and 15 digs....
| Oct 12, 2013
| 11:48 PM
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- A record-breaking day for the offense wasn’t quite enough for Minnesota State-Moorhead as the Dragons fell to No. 11 Minnesota-Duluth in a wild 69-45 shootout on Saturday at Alex Nemzek Field.
When time had expired over three...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 10:53 PM
Soccer--Whiparound coverage of Men’s National Teams, World Cup qualifiers, 1:30 p.m. (ESPN2); Men’s National Teams, World Cup qualifier, England vs. Poland, 2 p.m. (FS1)
Major League Baseball--Playoffs, Boston Red Sox at...