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Despite No Feet and One Hand, This 6-Year-Old Wrestler Will Not Be Denied High School Despite No Feet and One Hand, This 6-Year-Old Wrestler Will Not Be Denied , 5:01pm, February 14

I grew up as a wrestler in Pennsylvania, where the sport is the closest thing to a modern day religion.…

Four-star ATH Marquez Beason now down to a final four list LSU Four-star ATH Marquez Beason now down to a final four list , Associate Content Editor 11:27am, February 27

Four-star athlete Marquez Beason recently mentioned quite a few schools that he liked, but he more recently tweeted that he…

Four-star ATH Marquez Beason names his top schools Ohio State Four-star ATH Marquez Beason names his top schools , FanBuzz Writer 12:07pm, February 20

A lot of 2019 prospects are beginning to wade through multiple offers in search of a narrowed list and Marquez…

Lovie Smith steals away staffer from college football powerhouse with latest hire Big Ten Lovie Smith steals away staffer from college football powerhouse with latest hire , Associate Content Editor 3:53pm, February 9

Former Chicago Bears and current Illinois head coach Lovie Smith is apparently getting a nice steal with his latest hire.…

Lovie Smith finds a replacement after firing his OC two days before Christmas Big Ten Lovie Smith finds a replacement after firing his OC two days before Christmas , Associate Content Editor 4:25pm, January 19

Illinois head coach Lovie Smith was not in a very good Christmas spirit as he fired his offensive coordinator just…

Five-star SF Taeshon Cherry names his definite favorite right now College Basketball Five-star SF Taeshon Cherry names his definite favorite right now , Associate Content Editor 1:46pm, January 16

Five-star small forward Taeshon Cherrry decommitted from USC back in December and has been looking for a new school since. He…

Top-ranked center Verdis Brown has found a new school after decommitting from FSU Big Ten Top-ranked center Verdis Brown has found a new school after decommitting from FSU , Senior Content Editor 2:03pm, December 22

Four-star Verdis Brown (6-foot-3, 294 pounds, Chicago, Ill.) is one of the top ranked centers of the 2018 recruiting class,…

Nation’s No. 2 TE Luke Ford names the top five schools in his recruitment College Football Nation’s No. 2 TE Luke Ford names the top five schools in his recruitment , Associate Content Editor 2:52pm, December 18

Four-star tight end Luke Ford has been decommitted from Arkansas since June and he hinted at one school being "hard…

Big Ten player ejected after hilariously throwing a flag at a referee’s face Big Ten Big Ten player ejected after hilariously throwing a flag at a referee’s face , Content Editor 8:03pm, November 25

Illinois defensive end Tito Odenigbo left Saturday's game against Northwestern early after throwing a penalty flag in the face of…

Five-star guard Ayo Dosunmu makes his commitment official Big Ten Five-star guard Ayo Dosunmu makes his commitment official , Associate Content Editor 9:23pm, October 19

Five-star guard Ayo Dosunmu was down to Illinois and Wake Forest as he announced just last week. He's already made his…

Five-star combo guard Ayo Dosunmu names his final two schools College Basketball Five-star combo guard Ayo Dosunmu names his final two schools , Associate Content Editor 10:24pm, October 8

Five-star combo guard Ayo Dosunmu has been whittling down schools in his recruitment and now he is down to a…

Son of former No. 1 overall pick takes over as starting QB at Big 10 program Big Ten Son of former No. 1 overall pick takes over as starting QB at Big 10 program 9:34am, October 3
“Two major schools” still in the running for 4-star DT Calvin Avery despite commitment College Football “Two major schools” still in the running for 4-star DT Calvin Avery despite commitment , FanBuzz Writer 11:59am, August 19

Four-star defensive tackle prospect Calvin Avery is verbally committed to join Lovie Smith and the Illinois Fighting Illini for his…

Four-star Texas DT Calvin Avery spurns in-state powers for Big Ten hopeful Big Ten Four-star Texas DT Calvin Avery spurns in-state powers for Big Ten hopeful , Senior Content Editor 9:07am, August 5

What a stunner! Four-star defensive tackle Calvin Avery (6-foot-2, 310 pounds, Dallas, TX) is one of the top recruits in…

Power 5 cellar dweller might have just become team to beat with latest commitment College Basketball Power 5 cellar dweller might have just become team to beat with latest commitment , Associate Content Editor 10:56am, May 15

Missouri basketball was pretty atrocious last season finishing with an 8-24 record and an embarrassing 2-16 record in conference games.…

Four-star ILB Ayodele Adeoye drops star-studded top ten list Big 12 Four-star ILB Ayodele Adeoye drops star-studded top ten list , Associate Content Editor 9:18am, May 13

Ayodele Adeoye might have the best name in the 2018 recruiting class and he's also considered one of the top…

Big Ten starter arrested, facing charges of home invasion and armed robbery College Football Big Ten starter arrested, facing charges of home invasion and armed robbery , Senior Content Editor 10:37am, May 10

UPDATE: Per the News Gazette, Illinois tight end Zarrian Holcombe and lineman Hojo Watskins were also arrested with offensive lineman…

Former five-star PF and Kansas forward eliminates two schools from transfer contention Big 12 Former five-star PF and Kansas forward eliminates two schools from transfer contention , Associate Content Editor 2:02pm, April 27

Kansas has lost power forward Carlton Bragg to transfer and he originally had five destinations of where he might end…