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Parkland College Volleyball wins Conference

Players come and go, but the Parkland college volleyball team continues to stay dominate.  

The Cobras are undefeated at home this season, and they look strong.

The squad is coming off of the Mid-West Athletic conference tournament win on Saturday.

They're also ranked number one in the National Junior College Athletic Association with a record of 42-2.

Jimmy Butler Update

Chicago Bulls guard Jimmy Butler will miss the teams' final preseason game with a sprained thumb on his non-shooting hand.

Butler sat out Chicago's last preseason game against the Cavaliers and his status for the regular season opener against the Knicks is uncertain.

The Bulls travel to St. Louis Friday to close out the preseason exhibition schedule against the Bucks.

Eastern Illinois University Basketball Preseason Ranking

Ohio Valley coaches and sports information directors don't have confidence in Eastern for the upcoming men's basketball season.

They selected the Panthers to finish fifth in the OVC West division, out of six teams during the annual preseason poll.

According to that poll Murray State is the favorite to win the Panthers division and Belmont is the favorite in the OVC East. < ... READ MORE >>

Champaign Swarm Introduced

Professional basketball is headed to Champaign.

The Champaign Swarm will be one of the six charter members from a new league, the Midwest Professional Basketball Association, joining the Bloomington Flex and the Chicago Force.
The Swarm will play their home games at Parkland College in Champaign and former University of Illinois PA announcer, Jim Sheppar ... READ MORE >>