Illini Land 4-Star Recruit Jalen Coleman

Coleman is the third member of Illinois’ 2015 class.

CBS Chicago–09/23/2014

Jabari Parker of Duke smiles during an interview after being drafted #2 overall in the first round by the Milwaukee Bucks during the 2014 NBA Draft at Barclays Center on June 26, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Bucks Acquire Simeon Standout Jabari Parker As No. 2 Draft Pick Overall

The Duke forward said he’s excited to play for Milwaukee because it puts him near his family in Chicago.


Demarius Reed (Credit: Eastern Michigan University)

Two Charged In Shooting Death Of Eastern Michigan Player Demarius Reed

Two men have been charged in the shooting death of a former Chicago high school football standout, police said on Monday.


Demarius Reed played from Simeon Academy. (Credit: John Rowland)

One Month Later, Family Encouraged By Efforts To Find Killer Of EMU Football Player

It has been a month since a 20-year-old college student from Chicago was killed in Ypsilanti, Michigan – and the family says they’re encouraged that police may have some leads, reports WBBM’s Steve Miller.


Demarius Reed (Credit: Eastern Michigan University)

Slain Football Star Remembered At Dual Vigils

Demarius Reed was a starter for Eastern Michigan University. His body was found in his off-campus last Friday.


Family photos of shooting victim Tyrone Lawson

2 Men Charged In CSU Shooting That Killed High School Student

Officers say the two are responsible for the shooting that killed 17 year-old Tyrone Lawson, a Morgan Park High School student who was preparing to leave Wednesday’s game between his school and Simeon High School.


Police responded to a disturbance Friday night at Gately Stadium. (CBS)

Police Clear High School Football Stadium After Disturbance

Police responded to a report of shots fired at Gately Stadium, but apparently it was a fight that caused spectators to flee.

CBS Chicago–09/07/2012

Derrick Rose

Schuster: Rose Takes Meteoric Rise To NBA MVP

A very humble man was indeed humbled when he received the NBA’s Most Valuable Player Award Tuesday. Derrick Rose rarely (if ever) appears cocky, and he was far from it when he became the youngest ever to win the MVP.


Derrick Rose

HS Coach: Derrick Rose Was A ‘Winner’ From Day One

Derrick Rose has taken the NBA by storm this season and is the clear frontrunner to win the league’s Most Valuable Player award. But if you ask him, he’ll tell you that he’d trade all the individual accolades for team success.

670 The Score–04/26/2011

Derrick Rose

Rose And Kobe In A Class By Themselves

As impressive as Derrick Rose’s stats have been this season, his killer instinct and his ability to take games under his control are what has solidified him as the MVP front runner.

670 The Score–03/28/2011