| May 14, 2014
| 10:48 AM
Five members of the Neuqua Valley girls basketball team signed letters-of-intent to continue their athletic and academic careers.
Najee Smith landed a Division I spot as she will play at Western Michigan.
Lauren Devekis signed up with Lawrence....
| Apr 1, 2014
| 3:32 PM
Jahlil Okafor was the star Tuesday at the United Center, a role he handled adeptly.
Tyler Ulis was wearing a walking boot to protect his injured toe, but the Kentucky recruit had just sparkled in practice and was ready to play again.
| Apr 16, 2014
| 5:06 AM
The fate of embattled Homewood-Flossmoor girls basketball coach Anthony Smith grew murky Tuesday night, after school board members cast an initial 4-3 vote to not renew his contract following a stormy first season that saw him lead the team to the No. 1...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 6:05 AM
State officials have lifted their suspension of Homewood-Flossmoor High School girls basketball coach Anthony Smith and closed out an investigation into practice schedule violations and allegations of improper recruiting, sanctions that forced the top-...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 5:19 AM
Just hours before the top-ranked Homewood-Flossmoor girls basketball team was to take the floor to begin its playoff march, the state high school athletic association delivered a bombshell Wednesday, suspending the entire team and its highly regarded...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 3:22 PM
The Neuqua Valley girls basketball team, ranked No. 1 in the Joliet bracket, defeated third-ranked Oswego High School on Thursday night to win the sectional championship and advance to the round of eight in the IHSA 4A state basketball playoffs. But...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 5:28 PM
The Illinois High School Association announced Wednesday changes to the classification system for non-boundaried high schools that have consistent success within their current class of competition.
The changes will boost non-boundaried schools up to...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 8:17 PM
The Homewood-Flossmoor varsity girls basketball team had just grabbed the No. 1 ranking in the state when a new adversary appeared -- a lawsuit alleging its coach had recruited players in violation of the rules.
The suit, filed by a parent of a...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 1:06 PM
Since Joe Smalzer graduated a year before Marist High School's boys volleyball team won the Illinois High School Association state championship, he's now trying to help his Loyola University team win a national championship..
From Palos Heights, Smalzer...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 5:08 PM
Let's try this again.
Officially, Marshall coach Dorothy Gaters needs one more victory to reach 1,000 in her career.
At first, Gaters thought her 1,000th win occurred last week in a regional title game victory over St. Joseph. She found out from an...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 1:13 PM
NORMAL, Ill. — Walking to the tunnel following Saturday's Class 3A state title game, Montini coach Jason Nichols smiled and playfully nudged senior Kateri Stone.
The Broncos defeated Joliet Catholic 57-44 to win their fourth girls basketball state...