The Big Ten’s expansion is about money and survival.
High school football notebook: Damon Walters picks Northwestern, IHSA and Public League make format changes
Pat Fitzgerald continues to keep some of Illinois’ best prep football players close to home.
With additions of USC and UCLA in 2024, conference will go from coast to coast — all in the name of money.
The expansion to 16 teams will happen after the Pac-12’s current media rights contracts with Fox and ESPN expire and make the Big Ten the first conference to stretch from the Atlantic to the Pacific.
Eye-rolling time: Ohio State’s pomposity, a cheering sportswriter and racist comments in Formula One
Just another week in the wide world of sports.
Who has time to think about the NBA? The former Ramblers big man feels the need to lead — youth players — and is starting the Krutwig Basketball Academy.
Loyola coach Drew Valentine sees advantages to both and believes watching a player with his high school and club team is beneficial for different reasons.
Name, image and likeness deals are a modern-day gold rush.
Fifty years to the day since Title IX was signed into law, the longtime basketball coach remembered the women in his life who taught him to be the man he is.
Pittsburgh visits Northwestern, and Illinois will host Syracuse.
The 6-9 twin brothers have committed to Loyola and coach Drew Valentine in a recruiting coup for a red-hot program making the move up to the Atlantic 10 Conference.
The Allen County, Indiana, Coroner’s office confirmed Tuesday that Swanigan died Monday of natural causes at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne.
The schools will join the Big 12 in 2023.
The Sooners (59-3) claimed the best-of-three series against Big 12 rival Texas 2-0 after winning Game 1 on Wednesday.
Jacobs took the lead on the final lap and held off runner-up Alex Maier of Oklahoma State to cross the finish line in 28 minutes, 12.32 seconds.
There’s no dispute that FBI agents in 2015 knew that Nassar was accused of assaulting gymnasts, but they failed to act, leaving him free to continue to target young women and girls for more than a year. He pleaded guilty in 2017 and is serving decades in prison.
The Sooners lead the nation in runs, homers, batting average, team ERA, high-fives, bubbles blown and pretty much everything else, but that merely scratches the surface.
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His family said he died of natural causes in Oak Brook.
Horror on the Fourth: Suspect in custody after 6 killed, dozens wounded at Highland Park Fourth of July parade
Dad of suspect in Highland Park Fourth of July massacre OK’d his seeking gun permit, state police say
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