Valparaiso 33 Illinois-Chicago 30 Halftime

Gary Talton leads UIC with 8 points. It’s been a highly contested game so far as I expected. The Flames took a very quick 5-0 lead at the beginning of the game. But then the Flames began to miss shots and commit turnovers. The Crusaders were able to score points off of those mistakes. At…

UIC Looks to Get Back On The Winning Track

Fans are beginning to file into the UIC Pavilion on Chicago’s Near West Side tonight as the Illinois-Chicago Flames play host to long-time nemesis Valparaiso. The Flames come into this one losing four out of their last five. At the moment they are 10-5 (1-1 Horizon League), and they are not looking to repeat the…

Youngstown State 68 Loyola 66 Final

The Penguins celebrate their upset victory over the Ramblers. Loyola initially started the second half right where the left off in the first half. But halfway through they hit a snag and it cost them dearly. Star forward Ben Averkamp got into foul trouble early, Loyola’s defense had difficulty defending the outside shot, and they…

Loyola 35 Youngstown State 30 Halftime

Loyola forward Ben Averkamp (24) leads all scorers with 13 points. Ben Averkamp was the driving force behind Loyola’s first half comeback. Loyola took an early 6-2 lead, but missed shots, lack of defense in the paint, and the inability to rebound put Loyola in a hole. Turnovers also assisted Loyola in their first half…

Loyola Looks to Continue it’s Winning Streak

The 2012-2013 Loyola Ramblers men’s basketball team has been quite the story. Head coach Porter Moser has delivered one heck of a turnaround in Rogers Park. Last year the Ramblers finished with a dismal record of 7-23 (1-17 Horizon League). This year the Ramblers find themselves in a much better position. Currently they are 10-3…

The Dream is Over For the NIU Huskies

Florida State is now 2-5 in BCS bowl games. This morning the sad reality has set in for the Northern Illinois Huskies. Last night, the Huskies fell to the Atlantic Coast Conference Champion Florida State Seminoles 31-10 in the Orange Bowl. The first quarter was a defensive battle between both teams. FSU only managed to…

The Streak is Over for Northwestern

Northwestern is now 3-1 in their last four meetings against SEC teams. If there was ever a time for Northwestern’s defense to step up, that time was today. And they did just that as they defeated Mississippi State in the Gator Bowl 34-20. This historic victory ended a streak of nine straight bowl game losses….

DePaul To Leave the Big East Conference

After days of rumors, speculation, and narrow confirmation, DePaul University and six of the other seven Catholic institutions of the Big East Conference made it official that they will be leaving. Early last week, there were rumors that the main basketball portion of the Big East Conference would be leaving in the near future. By…

DePaul Continues it’s Offensive Onslaught to Win the Game

Halftime: DePaul finished the first half on a 11-2 run. The Blue Demons have exceeded everyone’s expectations with an outstanding first half. DePaul leads the Panthers from Wisconsin-Milwaukee 45-27 at halftime. Cleveland Melvin, Donnavan Kirk, and Jamee Crockett lead all DePaul scorers, while Melvin leads all rebounders. The Blue Demons started the game on a…

The Blue Demons Are Riding High on a Three-Game Winning Streak

The Blue Demons stretch before practice. The DePaul Blue Demons men’s basketball got back to work on Friday as they prepare for the arrival of Wisconsin-Milwaukee on Sunday afternoon. The Demons extended their current winning streak to three games after an amazing comeback against Chicago State on Wednesday night. As great as that victory was,…

Protected with SiteGuarding.com Antivirus