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Bloom Township linebacker Kyle Pugh didn't want to wait until the prep season ended before making a commitment.
LAKE FOREST | You don't hire a plumber to perform heart surgery, or a lumberjack to do Shakespeare on Broadway.
Bears rookie running back Jordan Lynch has seven carries for 24 yards this preseason.
Bears running back and Mount Carmel grad Jordan Lynch tries to evade the Eagles' defense during an Aug. 8 preseason game in Chicago.
Jordan Lynch knows all the numbers he put up at Northern Illinois as a quarterback don't mean a thing.
The blue-collar kid from Chicago's Mount Greenwood neighborhood is not too concerned whether or not he shares the company of college football's blue bloods.
DEKALB, Ill. | With 1991 Heisman Trophy winner Desmond Howard and a national TV audience watching, Northern Illinois quarterback Jordan Lynch showed why he is a candidate for the coveted award.
Both teams want to prove to the BCS world that they are contenders.
Rob Sterling is an example of not accepting 'no' for an answer and following your dreams.
A little more than a week after helping to lead the Mount Carmel baseball team to the Class 4A state championship, Jason Gasser knows where he will play his college baseball.
Michael Orris said the re-recruiting process would not take long and he was right.
VALPARAISO | Prior to speaking at a postgame press conference Friday night, Valparaiso senior Kevin Van Wijk secured an ice bag to his knee with a wide roll of clear athletic tape.
Mount Carmel senior football players Draco Smith and D.J. Romero have made verbal commitments to continue their careers at the collegiate level.
DEKALB, Ill. | Short-handed and on the road, not much was going in Valparaiso's favor entering Tuesday night's contest at Northern Illinois.
While Calumet College's baseball team wasn't a big factor within the Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference this spring, its top pitcher certainly was.
So who is Thornridge's new football coach?
HARVEY | Former Thornton and Northern Illinois football star Jermaine Hampton would like to see the NFL lockout end soon.
Maybe the U.S. Postal Service should look at recruiting Homewood-Flossmoor offensive lineman Aidan Conlon.
BOISE, Idaho | After Northern Illinois lost a conference title and its head coach, Tom Matukewicz's first objective was to make the Huskies' bowl trip fun.
Joe Christian never thought of becoming a police officer. He was an education major at IU Northwest in the late 1990s and started talking to former teammate and fellow student Roger Peele, who was pursuing a criminal justice major.
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