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NCAA Golf Championships continue at Rich Harvest Farms
For the first time in its storied history, Rich Harvest Farms Golf Course is testing the NCAA's best for the Championships.
DePaul lands 5-star recruit
DePaul hoops secured a five-star recruit this week in point guard Tyger Campbell, who is hoping to elevate the program to glory once again.
ITL: UNC gets hooked up with Jumpman retro 11's
Watch the North Carolina football team go bonkers after the announcement that they'd be getting Jordan retro 11's
In The Loop: NCAA tournament brackets busted
The NCAA tournament brackets have been busted.
High School coaches 'leave no stone unturned' in helping players explore next level
In addition to time spent planning and practicing, coaches also sacrifice countless hours each week helping their players find opportunities to play at the next level.
LaRue Martin's unlikely success story
15 years after being drafted No. 1 overall by the Portland Trail Blazers, LaRue Martin started work as a UPS driver, struggling to find uniform pants that fit his 6-foot-11 frame.
Brad Underwood is going to 'dream big' as Illinois head coach
Brad Underwood said he's going to 'dream big' in his vision for Illinois basketball as he was introduced as the team's head coach on Monday.
Whitman explains Illini's process of hiring Brad Underwood
Illinois AD Josh Whitman discusses how the program came to hire Brad Underwood as men's basketball head coach.
Whitman: Brad Underwood understands how special U of I is
Hear from Illinois athletic director Josh Whitman as he introduces new men's head basketball coach Brad Underwood.
Lumpkin discusses ups and downs from Saturday's loss
Northwestern's Sanjay Lumpkin discusses the slow start and wild comeback following the team's loss to Gonzaga in the NCAA Tournament.
DePaul women get past Northern Iowa in tourney opener
Tanita Allen scored 25 points for No. 7 seed DePaul, which advanced in the first round of the NCAA Tournament with an 88-67 win against Northern Iowa.
STL Podcast: Will Northwestern beat Vanderbilt? Who should Illini hire as coach?
In the latest SportsTalk Live Podcast, the panel talks about Northwestern's chances in the NCAA Tournament, and who the Illini should hire.
In the Loop: Luke and Leila fill out their NCAA bracket
Luke Stuckmeyer and Leila Rahimi fill out their NCAA March Madness bracket.
In the Loop: Mark Schanowski predicts upsets in NCAA Tourney
CSN analyst Mark Schanowski predicts which teams will upset their opponent in the NCAA Tournament.
St. Xavier falls to Marian in NAIA Division II championship game
St. Xavier lost to Marian, 66-52, in the NAIA Division II national championship game on Tuesday.
SportsTalk Live: Campbell asks Kap for help on NCAA bracket
Brian Campbell asked for David Kaplan's help on his NCAA March Madness bracket.
48 Illinois players on 2017 NCAA Tournament rosters
The 2017 NCAA Tournament finally has an Illinois team to cheer for but there are plenty of other former local stars to watch for.
Illinois State receives No. 1 seed for NIT
Illinois State was left off the bracket Sunday, as the Redbirds will instead compete in the NIT. 
In the Loop: Top Cinderella stories in tourney history
The List features a look at some of the best Cinderella stories in the history of the NCAA Tournament.
Morning Update: John Groce out as Illini head coach
Check out some of the best Chicago sports stories from a busy Saturday. 
Pros and cons of getting rid of John Groce
John Groce's scorching hot seat has been well chronicled of late [1].  Friday, the SportsTalk Live panel added their voices by breaking down the pros and cons of the Illini moving on.  "I don't root for...
In The Loop: Illinois State remembers crash in 2015
Members of the Illinois State men's basketball team remember the plane crash that killed seven, including coach Torrey Ward, on their way home from the Final Four in 2015.
Kelly Crull quizzes DePaul women's basketball teammates
CSN's Kelly Crull chats with the DePaul women's basketball team to see how well they know each other.
For some local athletes, road to D1 goes right through junior college
Loyola's Tyson Smith knew that playing in junior college was all part of his transition from playing basketball in high school to now playing for a Division I program.
Fast Break Morning Update: Northwestern falls to Purdue
In today's edition of the Fast Break Morning Update, Northwestern lost to Purdue, and Dwyane Wade and Rajon Rondo are battling injuries ahead of the Bulls-Pistons game on CSN.
In the Loop: NIU's Ally Lehman inspires on and off the court
Watch Northern Illinois women's basketball player Ally Lehman inspire on and off the court.
The number-cruncher behind the Alabama of college e-sports
League of Legends is a growing e-sport video game and college teams that play it competitively even have analytics staff.
MVC Tournament quarterfinals continue tonight on CSN
The Missouri Valley Conference men's basketball tournament continues tonight with quarterfinal action live on CSN.
Today on CSN: All four MVC Tournament quarterfinals
All four Missouri Valley Conference tournament quarterfinals will be live on CSN on Friday.
Bruno: 'I'm very proud of this basketball team this year'
DePaul women's head basketball coach Doug Bruno says he's really proud of his team this year.
Illinois State's Dan Muller named MVC Coach of the Year
Illinois State head coach Dan Muller was named the Missouri Valley Coach of the Year on Thursday.
Thursday on CSN: Arch Madness opening round
The Missouri Valley Conference Tournament begins play on Thursday as CSN will carry the opening two games live.
ISU takes home major MVC awards
Illinois State cleaned up the Missouri Valley Conference awards after a strong regular season.
Wednesday on CSN: Illinois State and Loyola host in Valley doubleheader
Missouri Valley Conference basketball returns to CSN with two games on Wednesday.
Now on CSN+: UIC hosts Green Bay
College hoops is back on CSN+ on Tuesday night as UIC hosts Green Bay. 
Former NU football player Stuckey focuses on helping others
Torri Stuckey played football at Northwestern in the early 2000s and now focuses his efforts on helping others.
Chicago native Paris Lee has Illinois State on cusp of NCAA Tournament bid
Chicago native Paris Lee is doing all he can to make sure Illinois State's NCAA Tournament bubble doesn't burst.
Wednesday on CSN: Missouri Valley with three games on CSN/CSN+
The Missouri Valley Conference has three games on CSN and CSN+ on Wednesday night. 
Tuesday on CSN+: Northern Illinois hosts Ball State
Northern Illinois hosts Ball State on CSN+ on Tuesday night.
Thursday on CSN: UIC hosts Youngstown State
Horizon League basketball is back on CSN on Thursday as UIC hosts Youngstown State.
Looking back at Chicago State's undefeated women's tennis team
The 1991 Chicago State women's tennis team went undefeated and was recently honored on campus to commemorate the historic season.
Eastern Illinois in-state recruiting class recap
Five Illinois recruits signed on with Eastern Illinois on National Signing Day, and Edgy Tim is breaking down Kim Dameron's latest class.
Western Illinois in-state recruiting class recap
Edgy Tim analyzes another successful class from Charlie Fisher and 24 young men he signed in 2017, which included five in-state signees.
Saturday on CSN: Loyola hosts Southern Illinois
Loyola battles Southern Illinois in an important Missouri Valley Conference game that you can catch live on CSN.
ISU looks to boost tournament resume against Wichita State
Illinois State hasn't been to the tournament since 1998, but is on track to end its drought with an 11-0 Missouri Valley Conference record.
Illinois State looking ahead to big game at Wichita State
Illinois State basketball is 11-0 in the Missouri Valley Conference and has a chance at its first NCAA Tournament bid since 1998.
Illinois State in-state recruiting class recap
Edgy Tim analyzes another successful class from Brock Spack and the Illinois State Redbirds, which included seven in-state signees.
ISU stays undefeated in MVC play with 12th straight win
Illinois State University stayed undefeated in MVC play with their 12th straight win behind Paris Lee's big game.
Kelly on Kmet: He thoroughly impressed us
Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly talks about St. Viator tight end Cole Kmet committing to the Fighting Irish on National Signing Day.
Illinois State football's new recruit has the most wonderful name
ISU football made heads turn around the country on National Signing Day with the amazing name of their newest recruit.
Saturday on CSN: Southern Illinois hosts Missouri State on CSN
Missouri Valley Conference basketball is back on CSN on Saturday as Southern Illinois hosts Missouri State.
Wednesday on CSN+: Northern Iowa hosts Evansville
The Missouri Valley Conference is back on CSN+ on Wednesday as Northern Iowa hosts Evansville.
Sunday on CSN: UIC travels to Valparaiso
UIC heads to Valparaiso for a Horizon League matchup on Sunday that you can catch on CSN.
Saturday on CSN: Loyola, Illinois State host Missouri Valley opponents
CSN has two live local Missouri Valley Conference college basketball games on Saturday.
Preview: Eastern Illinois, Southern llinois in action today on CSN
College basketball is back on CSN on Saturday as two local teams will be featured in live conference matchups, beginning at 11 a.m.
MVC basketball doubleheader on CSN
Missouri Valley Conference basketball is back on CSN on Wednesday as a doubleheader begins at 6 p.m.
Clemson dethrones Alabama in thrilling national championship
Deshaun Watson and Clemson got their revenge on top-ranked Alabama, scoring with one second remaining to complete their journey to the top of college football.
CSN to air four college basketball games on Saturday
CSN will have you covered all Saturday with four college basketball games, including Illinois State-Indiana State at 1 p.m.
STL: Cubs want to host annual bowl game at Wrigley Field
The SportsTalk Live panel discusses the possibility of Wrigley Field hosting an annual bowl game.
Illinois State, Loyola part of MVC doubleheader on CSN
It's a Missouri Valley Conference doubleheader on CSN on Wednesday featuring two Illinois schools.
Northern Iowa, Wichita State part of Missouri Valley doubleheader on CSN+
Wichita State faces Indiana State and Northern Iowa hosts Missouri State in a Valley doubleheader Wednesday on CSN+
Illinois State tops Tulsa
Paris Lee scored 18 points and Illinois State cruised past Tulsa 68-56 on Sunday in the Diamond Head Classic.
Northwestern basketball squad breaks out in dance after win
After hanging on to beat Dayton at the United Center, the Northwestern basketball squad celebrated by breaking out in dance.
Dixon tears ACL, out for the year
UIC announced that star sophomore Dikembe Dixson is out for the rest of the season with a torn ACL.
College hoops Saturday on CSN and CSN+
Illinois State, Loyola and Northern Iowa will all be in action Saturday. And you can catch all three games on CSN and CSN+.
Wednesday on CSN: Northern Iowa hosts South Dakota State
Northern Iowa is back on CSN on Wednesday as they host South Dakota State.
Saturday on CSN: Bradley vs. Nevada; Illinois State vs. New Mexico
A pair of quality college basketball matchups in the Mountain West/Missouri Valley Challenge will air on CSN on Saturday.
Preview: Northern Iowa takes on George Mason tonight on CSN+
Northern Iowa looks to snap a two-game losing streak as they host George Mason tonight. You can catch this game live on CSN+ at 7 p.m.
Garrett, Cain score 20 each to lead DePaul past Milwaukee
Billy Garrett and Eli Cain had 20 points each in a 77-59 win against Milwaukee on Sunday.
Check out Notre Dame's all-green basketball uniforms
Notre Dame unveiled their new all-green basketball uniforms.
Sports Biz Insider: DePaul hoops reaches naming rights deal
DePaul has reached an agreement on a naming rights deal for their new stadium in today's Sports Business Insider.
UIC battles UT-San Antonio tonight on CSN
College basketball season is back and CSN will air UIC's home opener live at 7 p.m. on Wednesday night.
Must-see social videos: Mannequin Challenge takes over
Must-see social videos: Mannequin Challenge takes over
STL: John Feinstein weighs in on Alshon Jeffery suspension
John Feinstein joins SportsTalk Live to discuss Alshon Jeffery's steroid suspension and the College Football Playoff rankings.
Local college basketball roundup: Illinois, Northwestern win openers
Illinois, Northwestern and Northern Illinois were among the local winners on the opening night of college hoops.
Local college hoops 2016-17 preview: Notre Dame
As long as Notre Dame can navigate the ACC and get a decent seed in the NCAA tournament, their offense could be tough to stop.
NIU falls to Toledo at Guaranteed Rate Field
Northern Illinois fell to the Toledo 31-24 at the newly renamed Guaranteed Rate Field.
Local college hoops 2016-17 preview: DePaul
DePaul isn't going to compete in the Big East this year, but they're going to be in more games as they have some intriguing perimeter talent.
Local college hoops 2016-17 preview: Illinois State
With a strong trio of leaders and reinforcements providing depth, Illinois State is looking to make the postseason in 2016-17.
Local college hoops 2016-17 preview: Loyola
After finishing 15-17 overall and 7-11 in the Missouri Valley last season, Loyola is hoping for better results in 2016-17.
Local college hoops 2016-17 preview: Bradley
It will be baby steps for Bradley again this season as their roster is, once again, incredibly young and inexperienced.
Local college hoops 2016-17 preview: UIC
The UIC Flames are trying to build into a respectable program again and this season and they have some real expectations to get wins.
Local college hoops 2016-17 preview: Southern Illinois
Southern Illinois recorded the program's first winning season since 2008 last season. Can they build upon that success in 2016-17?
Local college hoops 2016-17 preview: Northern Illinois
For a Northern Illinois team that started to put things together in 2015-16, the time to win is now.
Local college hoops 2016-17 preview: Eastern Illinois
How will Eastern Illinois fare in the Ohio Valley Conference this season? Here's a preview of what to expect from the Panthers in 2016-17.
Local college hoops 2016-17 preview: Western Illinois
The Leathernecks struggled to a 10-17 finish and a 3-13 conference mark in the Summit League last season. Can they improve in 2016-17.
Local college hoops 2016-17 preview: Chicago State
After finishing 4-28 and 0-14 in the WAC last year, Chicago State looks to take a step forward led by sophomore guard Fred Sims Jr.
Moser: Our arrow is going up
Loyola men's basketball head coach Porter Moser looks ahead to the upcoming season.
January: Doug Bruno is one of the best coaches in the world
DePaul women's basketball head coach Doug Bruno and senior point guard Jessica January look ahead to the upcoming season.
McClain: We need to learn to win with the young guys
UIC men's basketball head coach Steve McClain talks about the need to trust the process with the youth on the team.
Leitao on expectations: We're a work in progress
DePaul men's basketball head coach Dave Leitao talks about expectations for the team this season.
Sports Business Insider: Tour DePaul's arena construction
DePaul's new arena is still under construction, but the university gave a walkthrough of the progress being made.
Sport Business: ACC pulls title games out of North Carolina
The ACC will move its neutral site championships out of North Carolina for 2016-17 season.
Rod Carey: Hare will be out an 'extended period of time'
Northern Illinois coach Rod Carey provides an injury update on quarterback Drew Hare, who will miss the majority of the season with an ankle injury.
STL: Northwestern begins season 0-2
The SportsTalk Live panel breaks down what's gone wrong with Northwestern's 0-2 start to begin the year.
Doug Bruno honored for second gold medal
DePaul women's basketball coach Doug Bruno discusses his second gold medal and what it means to him.
Great Clips Clip of the Week: Incredible soccer goal
A soccer player collides with the goalie, flips then scores for an incredible goal in today's Great Clips Clip of the Week.
Loyola excited for upcoming season, trip to Spain
Loyola is hoping an exhibition trip to Spain will help them build some much-needed team chemistry before the season.
Loyola men's basketball prepares for trip to Spain
Loyola men's basketball is taking an exhibition trip to Spain to get some additional
Former NFL, Northwestern coach Dennis Green dies
Former NFL and Northwestern coach Dennis Green - famous for his rant on the Bears in 2006 - passed away Friday morning.
Pat Summitt used the sport to empower women
Long after her death, Tennessee head coach Pat Summitt's legacy will be her dedication to women on and off the court.
STL: ISU football head coach Brock Spack on recent success
ISU football head coach Brock Spack stops by the CSN studio to talk about the recent successes of the Redbirds on SportsTalk Live.
Sports Business Minute: What UCLA, Under Armour deal means
Sports Business Insider Rick Horrow analyzes what UCLA and Under Armour's record deal means for the NCAA and Chicagoans.
Illini men's golf falls in semifinals
The Illinois men's golf team lost in the semifinals of the NCAA Tournament.
Illini SP named Big Ten Pitcher of the Year
Illini starting pitcher Cody Sedlock was named the Big Ten Pitcher of the Year on Tuesday.
Sheryl Swoopes under investigation for coaching practices at Loyola
Loyola women's basketball coach Sheryl Swoopes is under investigation for coaching practices at the university.
Loyola-Lewis men's volleyball clash on CSN+
A rematch of the 2015 NCAA men's volleyball final between Loyola and Lewis will be aired on CSN+ on Wednesday.
Loyola's Swoopes elected to Hall of Fame
Loyola women's basketball head coach Sheryl Swoopes is included among the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Class of 2016.
Notre Dame falls short in bid for Final Four against UNC
A second-half run by North Carolina ended Notre Dame's upset bid in a 88-74 Tar Heel victory in the Elite 8 on Sunday. It is the second straight year Notre Dame lost in the Elite 8.
DePaul women eliminated by Oregon State in Sweet 16
The DePaul women's basketball team was eliminated in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA tournament by the Pac-12 champion Oregon State Beavers in a 83-71 loss on Saturday night.
Mark Aguirre, Doug Collins to be inducted into College Hoops HOF
Illinois State legend Doug Collins and DePaul star Mark Aguirre will be inducted into the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame in 2016.
DePaul women make Sweet 16 after beating Louisville
DePaul women's basketball is still dancing after edging Louisville 73-72 on Sunday to advance to the school's third Sweet 16 since 2011.
Late tip-in gives Notre Dame 76-75 win over Stephen F. Austin
Rex Plfueger tapped in a miss with 1.5 seconds left and Notre Dame survived a valiant effort by No. 14 seed Stephen F. Austin 76-75 on Sunday to reach the NCAA Tournament's Sweet 16.
The 'Sad State' of College Hoops: Part 4
Chris Boden looks at how Illinois college basketball programs might improve in Part 4 of the "Sad State" of College Hoops. - 3/16
The 'Sad State' of College Hoops: Part 3
Chris Boden looks at the 'Sad State' of college basketball success in the state of Illinois - 3/15
Huskie Chi-Town Showdown will give NIU a 'neat experience'
Luke Stuckmeyer looks at the Huskie Chi-Town Showdown between Northern Illinois and Toledo as well as NIU's relationship with the White Sox - 3/15
The 'Sad State' of College Hoops: Part 2
Chris Boden looks at the 'Sad State' of college basketball success in the state of Illinois - 3/14
The 'Sad State' of College Hoops: Part I
Chris Boden looks at the 'sad state' of college basketball success in the state of Illinois - 3/13
An Everlasting Bond: Michael Orris' bond with late brother
On Aug. 7, 2015, NIU basketball player Michael Orris lost his brother, Billy, in a tragic motorcycle accident. The Orris family wanted to share their son's life - 3/7
Jessica January lives up to her name, ready for strong March
Jessica January is on a roll for the Blue Demons, but she's hoping her best contributions for DePaul come in March - 2/12