| Mar 7, 2015
| 9:54 PM
7 a.m. Exhibition baseball: Atlanta vs. N.Y. Mets (d.).--MLB Net.
7:30 a.m. Golf: Africa Open final round (in East London, South Africa).--Golf
9 a.m. Talk: Sports Highlights (d.; on Cox cable channel 47 and Verizon FiOs 17 in Newport News...
| Mar 8, 2015
| 4:15 AM
ST. LOUIS -- Weakened by illness yet still feisty, Gregg Marshall is glad to have some time off before the NCAA Tournament.
No. 8 Wichita State will take a hit in the poll and with the NCAA selection committee, too, after a 65-62 loss to Illinois...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 9:22 AM
Dave Bergman's generous spirit showed itself early in his life, according to younger brother Jeff Bergman.
The family's oldest child, Steve Bergman, was born with special needs. The first thing Dave Bergman did after school was take care of his older...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 4:30 PM
Last summer, when Naperville Central senior Michael Kolzow verbally committed to play football at Illinois State, he knew he was heading to a program that missed making the playoffs the previous year.
Then in January, he found himself glued to ESPN2,...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 7:42 PM
A run to last month's FCS championship game has helped raise Illinois State's football recruiting profile and the biggest impact could be felt soon.
Redbirds coach Brock Spack announced a 22-member class on national signing day Wednesday with seven from...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 5:13 PM
Offensive linemen were the headliners, led by Marmion's Luke Juriga and Batavia's Jack Breshears, who signed with NCAA Division I Western Michigan and Florida Atlantic, respectively.
College coaches went big this fall in harvesting local football...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 9:06 AM
Tristan Nevotne didn't play a down during the fall football season, but the former Hinsdale Central offensive lineman planned Wednesday to sign with Fordham on the first day of the National Signing period.
Nevotne's story is one of loyalty and patience...
| Jan 31, 2015
| 4:15 PM
Deonte Hawkins scored 11 points, including 3 of 4 3-pointers, and Illinois State held off a late run by Loyola to win 48-45 on Saturday.
Daishon Knight scored nine points, Paris Lee had six steals, and Redbirds (14-8, 6-4 Missouri Valley) handed the...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 8:40 PM
Dewayne Collins might be switching schools, but he's staying with the same conference.
Twelve days after finding out that he didn't qualify academically for Illinois State, the Phillips senior quarterback orally committed to Northern Iowa, also a member...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 8:09 PM
WICHITA, Kan. — Fred VanVleet scored a career-high 27 points to lead No. 12 Wichita State to a 58-47 win over Loyola on Wednesday night.
Ron Baker added 16 points as the Shockers (19-2, 9-0 Missouri Valley) shot just 41 percent from the floor...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 3:13 PM
Brock Spack is being rewarded for a historic Illinois State football season.
The Redbirds head coach on Tuesday landed a contract extension through 2021 and a raise that puts his salary at $300,000 beginning with the 2015 season.
Illinois State went...