| Feb 4, 2014
| 8:38 AM
Dick Vitale has had a front-row seat to some of the greatest games over the last 35 years of broadcasting college basketball. That includes last Friday’s overtime thriller between Syracuse and Duke – one of the best games of the season...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 5:08 PM
His Twitter handle is @TheRealDrewski1, and it's fitting.
Northwestern fans finally are getting the real Drew Crawford, the All-Big Ten-caliber player, not the guy who shot 1-for-8 against Michigan State with four turnovers.
"I should have been...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 4:34 PM
Nothing about returning to his hometown pleases Northwestern coach Chris Collins more than exposing his young son and daughter to familiar things he experienced growing up.
According to Collins, his children, Ryan and Kate, enjoy seeing where Dad went...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 6:37 PM
Like most teenagers, Northwestern guard Tre Demps loved summer vacation. His favorite family trip was to the gym nearest his San Antonio home.
For Demps, the journeys he now considers sentimental involved getting up at 6 a.m. and going to the office...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 10:27 PM
In a physical game that featured 58 fouls, the No. 14 New Town boys basketball team got to the line more than Aberdeen did, and made more free throws.
And the Titans beat the Eagles, 50-35, in the opening round of the Basketball Academy tournament at...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Thanks to strong starts to each half, ninth-ranked Wisconsin's three-game Big Ten Conference losing streak is over.
The Badgers outscored Purdue 17-6 to begin the game and 9-2 to start the second half on their way to a 72-58 victory on Saturday in...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 12:50 PM
Maryland's women's lacrosse team has been ranked No. 2 behind defending national champion North Carolina in the Inside Lacrosse preseason Brine Media Poll released Monday.
In last year's national championship, the Tar Heels edged Maryland, 13-12, in...
| Jan 29, 2014
What we know today as the National Collegiate Athletic Association came into being more than a century ago in part because universities feared what would happen to their hold on college sports. The issue? Concerns about players' health and safety weren'...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 7:22 PM
According to the Northwestern University undergraduate financial aid office, the cost of attendance for one year on the Evanston campus is $63,228. That covers room and board, tuition, books, fees and personal expenses.
According to former...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 12:45 PM
For the first time, college athletes have officially asked to be represented by a labor union.
A new group called the College Athletes Players Assn. has petitioned the National Labor Relations Board, saying the athletes deserve a say in the rules that...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 10:43 AM
Orlando City has yet to break ground on its new soccer stadium, but the club can claim at least one new home.
As the Lions make their transition into Major League Soccer over the next year, the Sentinel is dedicated to increasing our coverage of the...