| Dec 18, 2014
| 6:47 PM
6:30 p.m.: Simeon (Ill.) vs. St. Rita (Ill.). ESPN2
7 p.m.: High school, Cheshire at Xavier. CPTV Sports
7 p.m.: St. Mary's at St. John's. FS1
7:30 p.m.: Wolves at Celtics. CSN
7:30 p.m.: Women's College, DePaul at UConn. SNY; Radio: 1080...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 5:42 PM
Less than three weeks after her record-breaking DePaul team had a first-round loss in the NCAA tournament, Brianna Ryce’s 2014 soccer season ended in a heartbreaking national team defeat Tuesday night at Port of Spain, Trinidad.
As the Trinidad...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 4:19 PM
The ACC failed to win its annual Challenge with the Big Ten for the sixth consecutive year, but led by undefeated Duke, Virginia, Louisville and Miami, there’s much to like about a conference that clearly underperformed last season.
| Dec 5, 2014
| 11:30 AM
The moment made Dwyane Wade think back to his first year at Marquette.
Back then, he was one of the school's first Prop 48 student-athletes. So he felt he couldn't let down the university because of the opportunity.
"I worked very hard," Wade said....
| Dec 6, 2014
| 11:55 AM
Frank Kaminsky scored 15 points as No. 2 Wisconsin survived a poor offensive outing to beat in-state rival Marquette 49-38 on Saturday in Milwaukee.
Josh Gasser added a season-high 12 points -- all on 3-pointers -- for Wisconsin (8-1), which bounced...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 8:47 PM
Lemont’s Bret Kooi the SouthtownStar 2014 Football Coach of the Year
Bret Kooi has been around long enough to know that when it comes to player personnel and game-planning, it’s not wise for a coach to try to fit square pegs...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 7:00 AM
William Shakespeare once asked, "What's in a name?"
Well for Stacey King, a name means everything.
The former Bulls big man-turned-TV announcer has popularized a number of monikers and phrases over the years.
When Derrick Rose was running...
| Nov 29, 2014
| 4:02 PM
Tennessee's Derek Reese and Willie Carmichael III don't get to come home very often. That's why this week's Orlando Classic college basketball tournament has been an extra special trip for the two Orlando-area products.
"I think it's a great experience,...
| Oct 28, 2014
VILLANOVA — Villanova coach Jay Wright needs senior captain Darrun Hilliard to do something he has not done during his time on the Main Line: speak up.
The Liberty High graduate has steadily improved from freshman contributor to co-Big East most...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 7:14 PM
Erin Chastain could see this coming, bit by bit, since taking over a DePaul women's soccer program that had failed to win a Big East match the season before she became head coach in 2007.
"We felt we had a group that could do some things this year,"...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 2:02 PM
Pembroke Pines Charter guard Haanif Cheatham favored Marquette throughout his recruitment, and his feelings were only fortified during his final official visit there last weekend.
Friday afternoon, sitting between his mother and high school coach for...