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  • Things are looking up for Harper Aug 21, 2014 10:21 PM
    It’s not often the Harper women’s volleyball team finds itself near the bottom of the first NJCAA Division III poll of the year. That’s where the 10th-ranked Hawks are this fall — but maybe that’s a good thing. “I like that,” Hawks coach Bob Vilsoet said of his team’s poll position. “We have nowhere to go but up.”

     
  • MAC Commissioner: ESPN deal brings stability Aug 19, 2014 1:49 PM
    Mid-American Conference Commissioner Jon Steinbrecher says the league’s new 13-year media rights agreement with ESPN provides long-term stability to the conference at uncertain time for college athletics. The MAC and ESPN officially announced the new deal, which runs through the 2026-27 season, on Tuesday. The contract reworks the final three years of the current eight-year deal that MAC has with the network, and adds 10 years.

     
  • Six star college players on struggling teams Aug 19, 2014 2:01 PM
    The next time you turn on the television and see a couple of sub-.500 teams slogging along, desperately hoping to just get bowl eligible, don’t turn it off. There is bound to be at least a few players out there worth watching. Here are six star players who will be trying to lead their struggling programs to the postseason.

     
  • Report: Buckeyes' Miller out for the season Aug 19, 2014 5:40 PM
    Ohio State star quarterback Braxton Miller will miss the 2014 season, dealing a severe blow to the fifth-ranked Buckeyes' national title hopes. Ohio State confirmed late Tuesday afternoon that Miller reinjured his throwing shoulder and will need surgery. The two-time Big Ten player of the year left practice in pain Monday after making a short throw.

     
  • Imrem: College athletics keeps getting slimier Aug 20, 2014 9:04 AM
    Amid an alleged academic scandal involving football players, Notre Dame showcased its new football uniforms. Will someone please connect the dots here?

     
  • Judson names Venus Taylor new softball coach Aug 18, 2014 9:13 PM
    Judson University was no stranger to Venus Taylor, who was an assistant coach with the Chicago Bandits when the Bandits played at the Elgin college. So when Becky Pearl left the Judson softball job after 10 years to become the head coach at Lewis University, Taylor immediately had an interest in the job. On Monday, Eagles’ athletic director Joel Cotton named the well-known former pro player as Judson’s new coach. Taylor started her new job right away and had a hard time containing her excitement for the challenge ahead of her.

     
  • Coach: No change needed in how Notre Dame recruits Aug 16, 2014 3:51 PM
    Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly on Saturday dismissed talk that he needs to do a better job of recruiting players who are better students to avoid the academic problems that have plagued the football program for the past 15 months. “I think we’ve brought in the right young men,” he said. “I think we have to continue to do a better job educating them. We have to do a better job of providing the resources.”

     
  • Buckeyes taking it easy with QB Aug 15, 2014 5:54 PM
    Braxton Miller says he’s ready to play in a game. Now. He even challenged a sports writer to go out for a pass, to prove that his surgically repaired right shoulder is sturdy enough to wing a throw on demand. But Ohio State is being extremely cautious with the tender right arm of its star quarterback.

     
  • Ex-Vernon Hills star under probe at Notre Dame Aug 15, 2014 10:14 PM
    Notre Dame barred four football players from practice and games Friday, announcing an investigation into “suspected academic dishonesty” after allegations surfaced that someone had done course work for them. The players include leading returning receiver and former Vernon Hills High School star DaVaris Daniels.

     
  • How will Northwestern replace Mark? Aug 14, 2014 2:49 PM
    With Northwestern running back Venric Mark deciding to transfer, and wide receiver Christian Jones expected to miss the season with a knee injury, how will the Wildcats recover from those two losses?

     
  • 8 golfers advance in U.S. Amateur match play Aug 14, 2014 7:14 PM
    JOHNS CREEK, Ga. — South Korea’s Gunn Yang advanced Thursday to the U.S. Amateur quarterfinals , birdieing the final three holes to beat top-ranked Ollie Schniederjans 1 up at Atlanta Athletic Club. In the Wednesday’s Round of 64, University of Texas freshman Doug Ghim of Arlington Heights and Auburn senior Dan Stringfellow of Roselle both failed to advance.

     
  • Navy SEAL trying out for Northwestern football Aug 11, 2014 11:38 AM
    A 32-year-old father of three who is an active Navy SEAL is trying to earn a spot on Northwestern University’s football team. Tom Hruby is a junior and wants to walk on as a defensive end. Hruby tells the Chicago Sun-Times that he’s not doing anything “outstanding or amazing.” Instead he sees it as “just more of a challenging route.”

     
  • WIND to carry NIU football, basketball Aug 11, 2014 2:50 PM
    Northern Illinois University has found a new home for its college sports broadcasts with WIND 560-AM, school officials announced Monday.

     
  • Notre Dame looking for more from receiving corps Aug 9, 2014 4:26 PM
    Notre Dame will be without receiver Torii Hunter Jr. to start the football season. Coach Brian Kelly announced Saturday that Hunter is expected to be out four to six weeks after tearing his left groin. Hunter, whose father plays for the Detroit Tigers, sat out his freshman year after breaking his leg in a high school all-star game. The Irish are looking for a go-to receiver to replace T.J. Jones, who graduated. The only returning receiver with more than 15 catches is DaVaris Daniels, who had 49 catches for 745 yards. But he was suspended for the spring semester for an academic violation and he’s been limited in preseason camp with a groin injury. Kelly is hoping players such as Chris Brown and Corey Robinson can help fill the void.

     
  • Nebraska loses its 3rd defensive player in 3 days Aug 9, 2014 6:13 PM
    Nebraska middle linebacker Michael Rose will undergo knee surgery next week, making him the third key member of the defense in three days to be ruled out for the season. Coach Bo Pelini said Saturday that Rose injured his knee in a non-contact drill Friday.

     
  • Spellman’s Scorecard: What’s not to like about Trestman? Aug 8, 2014 5:30 AM
    It's hard not to be a fan of Bears coach Marc Trestman. Unless of course he fails to take them to the promised land.

     
  • Judge rules against NCAA in O'Bannon case Aug 8, 2014 7:03 PM
    A federal judge has ruled that the NCAA can't stop college football and basketball players from selling the rights to their names and likenesses, opening the way to athletes getting payouts once their college careers are over. In a landmark decision issued Friday, U.S. District Judge Claudia Wilken ruled in favor of former UCLA basketball star Ed O'Bannon and 19 others in a lawsuit that challenged the NCAA's regulation of college athletics on antitrust grounds.

     
  • Daily Herald subscribers get jump start on football season Aug 7, 2014 10:52 PM
    While the Bears must wait to kick off their NFL preseason tonight at Soldier Field, Daily Herald subscribers got a jump on the season Thursday night in Elk Grove Village. Veteran Chicago sports journalists Hub Arkush, Bob LeGere and Joe Aguilar hosted a Q&A session with more than 100 Daily Herald subscribers to talk about football, from the preps to the pros, in a wide-ranging discussion at Coach’s Corner, a popular suburban pizzeria and sports grill. Daily Herald columnist Barry Rozner was the emcee for the program.

     
  • Mike North video: Spurrier wrong to take shot at Big Ten Aug 6, 2014 11:19 AM
    Mike North thinks University of South Carolina head football coach Steve Spurrier is wrong to take a shot at the Big Ten since nonconference foe East Carolina is 0-4 against Illinois — a Big Ten team.

     
  • Michigan State girding for Ohio State in Big Ten East Aug 5, 2014 5:26 PM
    Michigan State has played in two of the three Big Ten title games, is the defending Rose Bowl champion and is enjoying the best run in program history with 42 wins in four years. Yet the Spartans cling to an underdog mentality, the product of being overshadowed historically by Michigan and Ohio State. Coach Mark Dantonio never wants his team to stop playing with that edge.

     
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