Longtime Chicago Basketball Coach Donnie Kirksey Dies After Fight With COVID-19The Chicago basketball community has lost a key member of the family.
Teen Paralyzed From Gunshot Wound Coaches Basketball From Wheelchair A shooting victim is not letting paralysis from her gunshot wound stop her from enjoying a game she loves, while also helping others achieve their goals.
School District Suspends, Moves To Fire Hall Of Fame Coach Over DUI ChargeLongtime Hillcrest High School girls basketball coach and social studies teacher John Maniatis has been suspended without pay, with the intent of having his employment terminated at the Country Club Hills school, school district officials decided late Thursday night.
Second Suspect Charged In Shooting Of Marshall Basketball CoachCedryk Davis, 23, was charged with two counts each of attempted murder and aggravated battery. Police said he pulled the trigger in the Jan. 30 attack that left 38-year-old Shawn Harrington paralyzed.
Governor Slams Fenwick For Firing His Brother As Basketball CoachThe governor's brother, John Quinn, will remain on the faculty as a social studies teacher. He’s been at the Catholic high school in Oak Park for more than 30 years, and won a Golden Apple Award in 1992. Both brothers are alums of the school.
Former Coach Pleads Not Guilty To Sexual Assault, Seeks Lower BondA former basketball coach at a South Side charter school pleaded not guilty Tuesday to sexually assaulting a 17-year-old girl in the South Chicago neighborhood, and also asked a judge to lower his $500,000 bond.
Family Of Slain Basketball Coach Seeks Help Finding KillerThe family of a popular basketball coach who was found shot to death in a parking lot in south suburban Calumet Park was asking for help Wednesday to find the killer.
Lawsuit: Burbank Basketball Coach Molested Boy During 1980sA 40-year-old man has taken the southwest suburban Burbank park district to court, charging he was sexually abused during the 1980s.
Former H.S. Basketball Coach Charged With Sex With StudentFormer Knox High School boys basketball coach Todd Boldry was arrested by Knox police Friday morning at Knox Middle School for two felony charges, child seduction and official misconduct.
Groce Hired As Illini Basketball Coach John Groce has been hired as the new men’s basketball coach for Illinois.
Stevens Says No To IllinoisButler’s Brad Stevens will not be taking over as Illini basketball coach.
Basketball Coach Resigns After Allegedly Putting Boy In ChokeholdAn East Aurora High School basketball coach is out of a job after what a school spokesman describes as an out-of-control incident.
Carl Sandburg Substitute Teacher Accused Of Abusing StudentA teacher and coach at a high school in Orland Park was being being held on $250,000 bond Tuesday morning, on charges he sexually abused a student.
Boys Basketball Coach Charged With Sexual AbuseCrete-Monee High School boys basketball coach Matt Ryndak was charged with aggravated criminal sexual abuse for allegedly fondling a teenage boy four times in 2010.
Report: Oklahoma Wants Weber For CoachA published report says Illini basketball coach Bruce Weber may be looking to leave for Oklahoma.