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Former Penn State football assistant Mike McQueary in 2012. (Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Report Alleges Former Penn State Assistant McQueary Had Gambling Problems, Told Players He Was Abused Himself

New information and background on Mike McQueary is brought to light.

CBS Chicago–03/04/2014

Sam Thompson. (Robin Young/Getty Images)

Watch: Is This College Basketball’s Block Of The Year?

Sam Thompson, Tim Frazier and when a runner ends up 40 feet in the opposite direction.

CBS Chicago–02/28/2014

Jay Cutler. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Ten Foot Mailbag: Does A Cutler Contract Hinge On The Playoffs?

I doubt that’s the deciding factor when Phil Emery sits down with Cutler’s representation after this season.

670 The Score–08/16/2013

Rose Bowl Game

Muller: Big Life. Big Stage. Big Joke.

In 2008, the Big Ten Conference launched a series of public service announcements with the theme of, “Big Life. Big Stage. Big Ten.”


Pat Fitzgerald

Wisch: Get To Know The Big Ten’s Bowl Opponents

Christmas is over. New Year’s is looming. And in between this week the Big Ten gets its bowl season rolling.


Joe Paterno

Wildcats Look To Avoid History

There’s only one side of history that teams strive to be part of and that’s the side making the history. This Saturday, Northwestern will try to avoid becoming a footnote in college football history.


Adrian Clayborn

Hoge: Big Ten Power Rankings, Week 10

For the second week in a row, Iowa City was home to another unexpected turn in the Big Ten title race. The Hawkeyes beating Michigan State was not necessarily surprising, but the way in which they dominated the Spartans in every facet of the game certainly was.

670 The Score–11/01/2010

Martez Wilson

Illini D Showing Promising Improvement

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) The defense flew around the Beaver Stadium field to knock down running backs, break up passes and frustrate the freshman quarterback in the backfield. It was Illinois doing its best impression […]


University of Illinois Fighting Illini Football

Illinois Spoils Penn State Homecoming Game 33-13

The only players celebrating after Penn State’s homecoming game were wearing bright orange and blue. Illinois pulled away in the second half for a 33-13 victory Saturday over injury-depleted Penn State.


Jason Ford

Illinois, Penn St Seek To Avoid 0-2 Big 10 Start

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) No school wants to begin conference play with two straight losses. In the Big Ten, that kind of start can sap a team’s confidence and send fans into panic mode. Though […]


A.J. Jenkins

Illini Feeling Good Heading Into First Road Test

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) A.J. Jenkins was a freshman the last time Illinois played at Penn State, four games into a career that had involved mainly home crowds of 50,000 or so and opponents like Eastern […]