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Former Eastern Player Granted Release
Former Eastern Illinois University basketball player Joey Miller has been granted a release from the University of Illinois-Chicago.
After playing under his father and previous Panther head coach Mike Miller, Joey Miller transferred to UIC after his freshman season at Eastern.
Flames head coach Howard Moore announced Tuesday the team g ... READ MORE >>
The Chicago Cubs are making some off-season deals!
Chicago offered pitchers Jeff Samardzija and Travis Wood contracts for the 2014 season.
Catcher George Kottaras and infielder Donnie Murphy also reached agreements with the team.
Samardzija struck out more than 200 batters last season.
Wood started 32 games for the team posting a 3.1 earned run average.... READ MORE >>
Beckman Remains Head Coach
Following his second straight losing season as head coach, the University of Illinois announced that Tim Beckman will be back for a third season coaching football.
Speculation about Beckman's job security followed him through much of the Illini's 4-8 season this year.
Athletic Director Mike Thomas announced that the two plan to talk later this week about Beck ... READ MORE >>
Robinson Holiday Tournament
Charleston High School suffered a 34-point loss to Mount Carmel in the Robinson Thanksgiving Invitational.
The first-round loss is the first of the season for the Lady Trojans, as they move to 3-1 on the season.
The round-robin format of the invitational keeps Charleston alive though, while they hope to bounce back against Guerin Cath ... READ MORE >>