In a winter defined by low-risk investments, the Cubs have signed Chris Coghlan to a minor-league deal, hoping the National League’s 2009 Rookie of the Year still has something left.


With Earl Bennett missing all of preseason so far with a concussion, the roster door was left ajar for Devin Aromashodu, who has had more preseason snaps than any other Bears wide receiver.


OXFORD, Miss. (AP) Kyle Wiltjer scored a career-high 26 points and Nerlens Noel set a school record with 12 blocked shots as Kentucky beat No. 16 Mississippi 87-74 on Tuesday night.


JACKSON, Miss. (AP) Christian Williams turned in a season-high 27 points as Jackson State downed Southwestern Athletic Conference-rival Arkansas-Pine Bluff 82-67 Monday night.


JACKSON, Miss. (AP) Christian Williams scored 15 points for Jackson State as the Tigers held on for a 60-57 victory over Mississippi Valley State Saturday night.