| Apr 29, 2015
| 7:54 AM
For Northwestern, this NFL draft promises to be something different: Safety Ibraheim Campbell could become its highest-tabbed player since the Bears claimed Corey Wootton in the fourth round of 2010.
For Notre Dame, it promises to be more of the same:...
| Apr 29, 2015
| 6:00 PM
With space limited in the Auditorium Theatre green room Thursday night, families will be shuttled out after their loved one gets drafted.
But NFL officials will make an exception. Although Michigan State cornerback Trae Waynes is expected to be taken...
| May 2, 2015
| 6:23 PM
On the day that would help determine his future, Trevor Siemian was characteristically chill.
The former Northwestern quarterback, keeping tabs on the NFL draft at his family's Florida home, was most concerned about his mother, Colleen.
| May 1, 2015
| 7:08 PM
Penn State not only knocked Northwestern out of the Big Ten lacrosse tournament Friday but likely killed the Wildcats' chances of having at least one home game in the NCAA tournament when the field and pairings are announced Sunday.
The No. 7 Nittany...
| Apr 30, 2015
| 11:28 PM
Behind career days from Ryan Drenner (Westminster) and Justin Mabus, third-seeded Towson advanced to its seventh Colonial Athletic Association championship game in men's lacrosse by beating No. 2 seed Drexel (7-8), 11-8, at Fairfield University on...
| Apr 29, 2015
| 9:30 PM
Five minutes from the Barrington home of Rapolas Ivanauskas is a Lake Zurich YMCA. That's where, several days a week, Ivanauskas and his father can be found on a basketball court.
They work on various basketball skills — shooting, dribbling,...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 2:08 PM
NO. 12 BROWN MEN (8-2, 2-1) @ NO. 7 YALE (8-2, 2-2)
When: Saturday, 12:30 p.m.
Outlook: With six Ivy League teams with two losses or fewer in conference play, securing one of four berths in the league tournament could be a war of attrition, and...
| Apr 28, 2015
| 9:05 AM
The deepest position in the Big Ten last season was running back. Seven players rushed for at least 1,000-yards and two rushed for more than 2,000-yards including Wisconsin’s Melvin Gordon and Ohio State’s Ezekiel Elliott. Elliott leads...
| Apr 26, 2015
| 3:06 PM
It was like old times for the Northwestern women’s lacrosse team.
And that couldn’t have happened at a better time in this rollercoaster season for the Wildcats.
In the regular-season finale, No. 9 Northwestern took it to No. 20 Ohio State...
| Apr 25, 2015
| 11:40 PM
Haley Schweizer scored the game-winner with 1:18 left in overtime as the No. 18 Johns Hopkins women's lacrosse team beat host Towson, 11-10, on Saturday.
The Blue Jays (13-3) rallied from a three-goal deficit to pick up their second straight win. The...
| Apr 23, 2015
| 7:20 PM
Notre Dame was a top-20 team all winter, but perhaps it didn't really get its due until its season ended.
The same is true of the Dons' best player, Joe Mooney.
The scholarship offers are finally starting to pour in for the senior sharpshooter, more...