Former University of Illinois Football Captain Curtis T. Lovelace has been indicted by a grand jury on one charge of first degree murder in the death of his wife, Cory Lovelace, in 2006.
Just as the Illini are about to kick off another season, University of Illinois officials plan to make it easier for sports fans to use cellphones at Memorial Stadium.
Jae Yeong Hwang drove in two runs and Hae Chan Choi weathered a late Chicago rally to lead South Korea to an 8-4 win in Sunday's Little League World Series championship game.
The Jackie Robinson West All-Stars beat the Mountain Ridge team from Las Vegas 7 to 5 Saturday to win the U-S title in the Little League World Series in Pennsylvania.
High school coaches and athletic directors now must take a concussion training course under a law signed by Gov. Pat Quinn. A new law requires the IHSA to develop an online certification program.
The NCAA could soon find itself in the awkward position of arguing against capping compensation for future players, based on the ruling in the Ed O'Bannon case.
Professional basketball is coming to Danville. The Danville Riverhawks announced their plans in June. And the franchise recently said former Continental Basketball League player and Danville native Kristopher Bell will be this team’s first coach.
Last week, a federal judge ruled that college athletes can make money off commercial use of names and images, one of three recent rulings that could influence the future of NCAA football and basketball.
The University of Illinois’ Athletic Director says an NCAA ruling on autonomy among top conferences will only enhance the student-athlete experience.
The NCAA board of directors has overwhelmingly approved a sweeping package plan that will give the five biggest conferences the ability to create their some of their own rules.