Federer, Zverev lead Team Europe to Laver Cup victory

Alexander Zverev beat Kevin Anderson on Sunday night to give Team Europe a victory in the second Laver Cup.

Sunday, September 23rd 2018, 7:24 pm CDT

Bears rally for 16-14 victory over winless Cardinals

Cody Parkey kicked his third field goal of the game, a 43-yarder with 4:31 to remaining, to rally the Chicago Bears to a 16-14 victory over the winless Arizona Cardinals on Sunday.

Sunday, September 23rd 2018, 7:04 pm CDT

Hight wins, escapes serious injury after engine explosion

Robert Hight's Funny Car engine exploded after he crossed the finish line Sunday in a winning final-round pass in the AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals.

Sunday, September 23rd 2018, 5:56 pm CDT

Cubs 3B Kris Bryant sidelined by shoulder fatigue

Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant is out of the starting lineup because of fatigue in his left shoulder.

Sunday, September 23rd 2018, 12:15 pm CDT

Sports Minute: Here is the latest Illinois sports news from The Associated Press

Javier Baez homered and drove in three runs, and the Chicago Cubs beat the crosstown White Sox 8-3 to increase their lead in the NL Central. Ben Zobrist added two hits and two RBIs as the Cubs moved 2 1/2 games ahead of...

Thursday, June 8th 2017, 3:36 am CDT

Saturday's Scores

By The Associated Press

Saturday, September 22nd 2018, 3:26 pm CDT

Isner a new pop while playing at the Laver Cup.

John Isner, the tall American with the blistering serve, has added a new role in the last week. He's a dad.

Saturday, September 22nd 2018, 5:02 pm CDT

Cubs beat White Sox 8-3, inch closer to NL Central title

Javier Baez homered and the Chicago Cubs took advantage of huge mistake by Ryan LaMarre, beating the crosstown White Sox 8-3 on Saturday night to increase their lead in the NL Central.

Saturday, September 22nd 2018, 9:59 pm CDT

Cristian Penilla's late goal helps Revolution tie Fire 2-2

Cristian Penilla scored in the 70th minute and the New England Revolution kept their playoff hopes alive with a 2-2 tie with the Chicago Fire on Saturday night.

Saturday, September 22nd 2018, 9:43 pm CDT

Steve Torrence fastest in Top Fuel qualifying at Gateway

Steve Torrence took the No. 1 Top Fuel qualifying spot Saturday night in the AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motorsports Park.

Saturday, September 22nd 2018, 9:15 pm CDT

Tennessee State blocks FG in 41-40 comeback win to open OVC

Earl Harrison capped a clock-eating drive with the go-ahead touchdown and Justin Culpepper blocked a last-minute field goal attempt as Tennessee State completed a furious comeback, 41-40 over Eastern Illinois on Saturday.

Saturday, September 22nd 2018, 6:30 pm CDT

Francois throws 2 TD passes as Seminoles hold off NIU 37-19

Deondre Francois threw for a season-high 352 yards and two touchdown passes as Florida State used an efficient first-half offense en route to a 37-19 win over Northern Illinois on Saturday.

Saturday, September 22nd 2018, 6:23 pm CDT

Davis, Robinson lead Illinois St. over Colorado St. 35-19

Brady Davis threw for two touchdowns and James Robinson ran for two more and Illinois State beat Colorado State 35-19 on Saturday.

Saturday, September 22nd 2018, 6:19 pm CDT

Purdue removes traditional homecoming gender labels

Purdue kicked off its 150th birthday celebration with a change to a traditional halftime ceremony.

Saturday, September 22nd 2018, 2:50 pm CDT

Sanders, McSorley lead No. 10 Penn State over Illinois 63-24

Miles Sanders set career highs by rushing for 200 yards and three touchdowns, Trace McSorley threw for three TDs and ran for a personal-best 92 yards, and No. 10 Penn State scored 35 points in the fourth quarter to pull...

Friday, September 21st 2018, 11:57 pm CDT

Friday's Scores

By The Associated Press

Friday, September 21st 2018, 9:13 pm CDT

Cubs SS Russell placed on leave before loss to White Sox

The Chicago Cubs played without shortstop Addison Russell after he was accused of domestic violence by his ex-wife, and they were unable to overcome a shaky performance by Jose Quintana in a 10-4 loss to the crosstown...

Friday, September 21st 2018, 7:09 pm CDT

Dimitrov, Edmund win to give Europe 2-0 lead in Laver Cup

Britain's Kyle Edmund regained command in a tiebreaker and beat American Jack Sock on Friday as Team Europe took a 2-0 lead in the Laver Cup.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 5:13 pm CDT

Cubs' Russell placed on leave after domestic violence claims

Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell has been placed on administrative leave following fresh allegations of domestic violence by his ex-wife.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 1:05 pm CDT

Gallagher helps Canadiens beat Capitals 5-2 in Quebec City

Brendan Gallagher had a goal and an assist to help the Montreal Canadiens beat the Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals 5-2 on Thursday night at the Videotron Centre.

Thursday, September 20th 2018, 9:32 pm CDT