Travis Bader scored 28 points and Duke Mondy added 17 with eight assists and seven boards to pace Oakland past Illinois-Chicago 86-71 on Friday night.
Duke Mondy hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer and Oakland secured a 76-75 comeback over Illinois-Chicago on Saturday.
No matter what the level of ability a high school student athlete has, parents should understand the value of getting involved in their child’s program of choice as they collectively enter one of the most important chapters of their lives.
A woman is dead and three people were displaced during a fire at a home in the South Side Oakland neighborhood Sunday morning.
On the mound and in the clubhouse, Justin Verlander made sure Detroit’s postseason party wasn’t over yet.
A 14-year-old boy stands charged with the murder of a boy three years older, who was gunned down while walking with friends in the Oakland neighborhood earlier this week.
A teenage boy was shot dead in the Oakland neighborhood Wednesday night on the South Side.
A man and a 12-year-old girl were hurt in a drive-by shooting Tuesday night in the South Side Oakland community.
Two people were killed and eight others were wounded in gun violence that struck several neighborhoods on the city’s South and West sides overnight.
It was another night of violence across Chicago, with five teenagers among the wounded in eight separate shootings.
There is a suggestion on a Chicago Police officer’s Web site for how officers can avoid citizen complaints during the expected street protests when the G8 and NATO summits come to town this spring.
Parents on Wednesday took their concerns over the Chicago Public Schools turnaround right to Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s welcome mat.
Derrick Rose had a poor night and scored only 13 points for the Bulls Monday, as they lost 99-91 to the Golden State Warriors.
Two people tried to rob a Chicago Police officer in the South Side’s Oakland neighborhood overnight, by hitting him in the head with a brick.
Three men and one woman were killed and at least another 13 wounded in shootings throughout the city late Friday and early Saturday.
Police are questioning three people after a man was shot in the head in the Oakland neighborhood Wednesday afternoon on the South Side.
All the buzz this Monday revolves around seeding, matchups and bracket busters. In my world, there are only two ways to fill out a winning bracket.
Don’t feel bad…..you are not alone. March Madness has become as American as the Air Jordans (made in China).
With conference tournaments already underway, it’s not too late to to starting pegging some teams that could slip under the radar and do some damage once the big dance starts.
Oakland Athletics owner Lew Wolff knows right where he wants the new ballpark for his team to be located, it’s just not in Oakland.