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Northern Illinois ran its home win streak to 28 games while picking up its 24th straight Mid-American Conference win, stopping winless Kent State, 17-14, Saturday night.
John Groce has Illinois in it to the end so often that he’ll soon land a big fish.
Saturday’s game is the last on the docket between the Wolverines and Irish.
Curiously, the Irish get worked up about academic fraud but not death or sexual assault.
Maryland coach Randy Edsall sounded off at media days, saying there needs to be “big changes.”
Illini fans can only hope that the next great prep star will stay home in college.
A group of DePaul students held a protest over what they feel are severe shortcomings by their school’s athletic department when it comes to handling cases of sexual violence.
Darrell Bowie scored 17 points and Northern Illinois had a 37-13 advantage in bench scoring to pull away from Ball State 70-56 on Saturday.
Jordan Lynch was sitting on the sideline drinking some Gatorade when the NFL coaches at NIU’s pro day caught him off guard.
Madeline Crowell is not your typical college freshman. Around classes, she’s working double duty as a guard on the DePaul Blue Demons basketball team as well as serving in the U.S. Army.
This Governors State alum is thrilled to finally have a college athletic team to root for.
Hey, it might be the greatest sporting event on Earth, but, really, who needs the NCAA Tournament?
670 The Score–02/22/2014
Tim Baffoe can only look inward after failing to outscore Blaine Gabbert on the Wonderlic test.
Don’t let what’s uncomfortable simply be a disposable thought. Think about what’s important.
It is impossible to argue that Team USA’s 3-2 shootout win over Russia wasn’t a fantastic sporting event, let alone hockey game.
670 The Score–02/15/2014
In no other work environment do we allow harassment like we do at sporting events.
The opportunity provided by a scholarship is great, but the objectification of kids isn’t.
Here’s to a smarter 2014.
Ho, ho, ho! Baffoe Claus here. I’m way better than Ditka Claus because I don’t smell like cigars, I haven’t been compromised by endorsement commitments (yet), and children are genuinely happy when I show up to their homes bearing gifts (pizza is the greatest gift of all; wine for children, not so much).
670 The Score–12/24/2013