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Cardinal Hospitalized For Dehydration From The Flu

Cardinal Francis George has been receiving fluids and antibiotics from an IV, and is expected to go home later this week. The illness does not appear related to his cancer.

03/17/2014

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Indiana State Knocks Off Loyola 75-62

Jake Odum scored 18 points as second-seeded Indiana State knocked off No. 10 seed Loyola of Chicago 75-62 in a Missouri Valley Conference quarterfinal on Friday.

03/07/2014

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Evansville Edges Loyola Of Chicago 75-72

D. J. Balentine scored 24 points and Evansville, leading by 18 in the second half, outlasted a Loyola of Chicago comeback, winning 75-72 on Saturday.

03/01/2014

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Missouri State Defeats Loyola Of Chicago 72-56

Christian Kirk scored 16 points and Keith Pickens 14 as Missouri State defeated Loyola of Chicago 72-56 Tuesday night to stake out — for the moment — sole possession of third place in the Missouri Valley Conference, which begins its post-season tournament next week.

02/25/2014

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Bernstein: College Basketball Around Here Sucks

College basketball has come to die in Chicago, where the five local teams have a .341 winning percentage.

670 The Score–02/23/2014

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No. 3 Wichita St Tops Loyola 88-74

Fred VanVleet scored 22 points on perfect shooting and No. 3 Wichita State beat Loyola of Chicago 88-74 on Wednesday night to remain the last unbeaten team in major college basketball.

02/19/2014

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Drake Holds Off Loyola (IL) In 70-62

Richard Carter scored 20 points to lead Drake to a 70-62 win over Loyola of Chicago on Saturday night.

02/16/2014

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Northern Iowa Sweeps Past Loyola of Chicago 80-58

Nate Buss came off the bench to lead Northern Iowa with 18 points and the Panthers eased into an 80-58 victory over Loyola of Chicago on Wednesday night.

02/12/2014

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Loyola Knocks Off Illinois State 79-69

hristian Thomas and Joe Crisman both scored 17 points to pace Loyola of Chicago over Illinois State 79-69 on Sunday.

02/09/2014

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Bradley Marks 1,600th Win With Victory Over Loyola

Walt Lemon Jr. scored 21 points, including 18 in the second half, as Bradley topped Loyola of Chicago 63-54 Thursday for its first road victory of the year and 1,600th win in program history.

02/06/2014

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S. Illinois Edges Loyola 81-76 In OT

Jalen Pendleton had a steal and made two free throws with 6 seconds left in overtime to secure an 81-76 win for Southern Illinois against Loyola of Chicago on Saturday.

02/01/2014

The Loyola men's volleyball team at practice. (CBS)

Loyola Men’s Volleyball Team Ranked No. 1

CBS 2’s Megan Mawicke has more on the big hitters in Rogers Park.

01/30/2014

Guard Devon Turk of the Loyola-Chicago Ramblers drives the ball up court against guard Tekele Cotton of the Wichita State. (Photo by Peter Aiken/Getty Images)

No. 4 Wichita State Beats Loyola 57-45

Cleanthony Early scored 23 points, including 12 of the 21 Wichita State scored in the second half, to help the fourth-ranked Shockers stay unbeaten with a 57-45 victory over Loyola of Chicago on Tuesday night.

01/28/2014

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Loyola Defeats Northern Iowa 93-87 In OT

Milton Doyle scored eight of his 28 points in overtime to lift Loyola of Chicago to a 93-87 overtime victory over Northern Iowa on Saturday.

01/25/2014

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Two Charged With Robbing Loyola Campus Cafeteria

Two men charged with an armed robbery at a Loyola University Chicago dining hall had planned the heist for weeks, Cook County prosecutors said Saturday.

12/14/2013

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Doctor: Leave Fireworks To Professionals

Every year people lose fingers, thumbs, eyes and even their lives when a firework goes off in their face. Dr , Espisito is the director of Loyola’s trauma, critical unit and burn center and says people are warned and don’t listen and they don’t always learn a lesson.

06/29/2013

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Pelosi Calls For Day Care Assistance For Working Moms During Chicago Visit

Speaking here in Chicago, House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi was urging women to fight hard for more day care assistance for working mothers, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.

05/29/2013

Sheryl Swoopes is the new women's basketball coach for Loyola. (CBS)

Swoopes Wants To Start Women’s Basketball Dynasty At Loyola

(CBS) — Loyola women’s basketball introduced Sheryl Swoopes as its eighth head coach on Monday. Swoopes says she’s looking to make Loyola a nationally recognized program during her time at the University.  The three-time Olympic […]

04/15/2013

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Loyola’s 1963 Championship Basketball Team Inducted Into Hall Of Fame

The 1963 Loyola University Chicago men’s basketball team will be the first team ever inducted into the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame on November 24 in Kansas City, Missouri.

04/02/2013

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Loyola Of Chicago Routs Cleveland State 87-60

Jordan Hicks scored 26 points and Loyola of Chicago defeated Cleveland State 87-60 on Saturday in the Horizon League regular-season finale for both teams.

03/02/2013

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