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North Carolina's Rashad McCants in 2003. (Craig Jones/Getty Images)

Wisch: I’m Now A Rashad McCants Fan

Former North Carolina star McCants says he took fake classes to stay eligible in college.

CBS Chicago–06/06/2014

Rashad McCants, right, with North Carolina teammate Ray Felton in 2005. (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Rashad McCants Says He took Fake Classes At UNC To Stay Eligible

North Carolina beat Illinois in the 2005 NCAA title game.

CBS Chicago–06/06/2014

Ty Isaac. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Joliet Catholic Product Ty Isaac Is Transferring To Michigan

After leaving USC, it came down to Michigan and Illinois for Isaac.

CBS Chicago–06/05/2014

Northwestern coach Chris Collins. (Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Emma: A Day With Northwestern’s Coach Collins

Chris Collins has never shied away from the challenges at Northwestern.

CBS Chicago–06/02/2014

Illinois coach John Groce. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Illinois Will Play Villanova in Jimmy V Classic

The game is set for Dec. 9 at Madison Square Garden.

CBS Chicago–06/02/2014

Northwestern coach Chris Collins. (Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

DePaul, Northwestern Agree To 5-Year Basketball Series

The Blue Demons will host three games, and the Wildcats will host two.

CBS Chicago–06/02/2014

Penn State coach James Franklin. (Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Wisch: Notre Dame, Penn State Taking Recruiting Fight To The SEC

SEC coaches are crying foul as coaches from the North help coach (recruit) at camps down South.

CBS Chicago–05/30/2014

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Darius Paul Leaves Illinois, Signs With JUCO Lamar State

Darius Paul had previously been suspended from the Illini after a run-in with police.

CBS Chicago–05/30/2014

Ole Miss coach Andy Kennedy. (Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Ole Miss Basketball Coach Has Outside-The-Box Rule Suggestion

Andy Kennedy wishes players could have unlimited fouls, but there’d be a catch.

CBS Chicago–05/29/2014

Alabama coach Nick Saban. (Getty Images)

Watch: Nick Saban Isn’t In The Mood To Talk About Corvettes

Nick Saban doesn’t care to talk about recruiting accusations from a decade ago.

CBS Chicago–05/16/2014

John Groce. (Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Wisch: Groce’s Leadership A Bright Spot in Dark Illini Saga

John Groce suspended Darius Paul for an entire season, which was a proper move.

CBS Chicago–05/15/2014

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Reports: Drugs Played A Part In Darius Paul’s Suspension

Paul was reportedly looking to acquire DMT and had already failed two drug tests.

CBS Chicago–05/14/2014

Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany. (Getty Images)

Emma: Let’s Finally Accept Big Ten’s Eastern Expansion

The Big Ten yearns to own two regions, which would be unprecedented for a collegiate conference.

CBS Chicago–05/14/2014

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Reports: Illinois’ Darius Paul Suspended For All Of ’14-’15 Season

Paul had previously been arrested on charges of underage drinking and resisting an officer.

CBS Chicago–05/13/2014

Northwestern's Ryan Field. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: Northwestern’s Phillips Envisions Alternative To Unionization

Northwestern AD Jim Phillips will soon find himself at the forefront of a controversial issue.

CBS Chicago–05/13/2014

Rutgers athletic director Julie Hermann. (Getty Images)

Wisch: Rutgers’ Bad Rep A Scarlet Letter For Big Ten

Rutgers just can’t get out of its own way.

CBS Chicago–05/13/2014

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell opens the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on May 8, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Cliff Hawkins/Getty Images)

Bears Agree To Terms With Vereen, Fales On Four-Year Contracts

Vereen and Fales are the first 2014 draft picks to agree to terms with their respective team.

05/12/2014

Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany. (Getty Images)

Wisch: Big Ten Must Remember Roots While Branching Out East

If you add schools out East, you need to embrace the region. And the Big Ten has already.

CBS Chicago–05/07/2014

Craig Robinson. (Getty Images)

Craig Robinson, President’s Brother-In-Law, Fired At Oregon State

Robinson failed to lead the Beavers to an NCAA Tournament in six seasons.

CBS Chicago–05/05/2014

Northern Illinois football coach Rod Carey. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Wisch: NIU Should Push For Big 12 Membership

In the money-driven culture of collegiate athletics, the Chicago market and continued gridiron success make NIU appealing.

CBS Chicago–05/02/2014

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