Chris Emma covers the college sports scene for CBSChicago.com, focusing on the Big Ten, Notre Dame and DePaul. He has worked with Scout.com for five years, where he currently covers Purdue athletics and recruiting. A native of Chicago’s western suburbs, he currently lives in the great state of Indiana.
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There’s no salvation waiting for Purdue, but hope resides for Minnesota, Illinois and Indiana.
The Wildcats passed on an interested Jimmy Garoppolo at a one-day camp in 2009, but he’s content with the path he took.
Picked to finish last in the Big Ten, the Cornhuskers have the NCAA Tournament in their sights.
Somewhat miraculously, Illinois and Indiana have climbed into NCAA Tournament contention.
Despite losing star big man Mitch McGary, the Wolverines have climbed to the top of the Big Ten.
By Chris Emma- (CBS) Decades have passed since Nebraska had hope on the hardcourt. A team that has historically been an afterthought on its own campus — plus everywhere else — has energized a fan [...]
CHICAGO — At 9 a.m. sharp on Tuesday, Kain Colter’s movement for change began. The doors opened inside the federal courthouse, and the quarterback became a star witness. Colter walked in wearing a grey suit [...]
Chris Emma breaks down the Big Ten in his weekly college basketball power rankings.
It’s taken a physical, black-and-blue effort for the Gophers to stay in the NCAA Tournament hunt.
Soon, DePaul will have some key questions to answer about its basketball program.
Ohio State has righted itself, but Michigan and Michigan State still remain on top.
Just as first-year coach Chris Collins imagined, there’s a renewed energy from Wildcats fans.