Thursday news team

WIU Sports

sycWestern Looks to Finish Season Strong

Western Illinois football has just two games remaining in 2013. This Saturday will be the first of the final two road games, as the team will travel to Terre Haute, Indiana for a battle with the Indiana State Sycamores. More


covingtonNew Era of Leatherneck Basketball

Leatherneck mens basketball opened up the 2013 season with an exhibition game at Western Hall against Knox College. More


basketballLeatherneck basketball hosted its media day on Tuesday

The men’s team opened things up with Remy Roberts-Burnett, Jordan Foster, and Michael Ocherobia answering questions. More


soccerWIU Women's Soccer Comes Up Big In Win On Senior Day

In a crucial conference matchup with playoff implications, the Western Illinois women’s soccer team stepped up to earn a huge 5-2 victory over IUPUI on Saturday afternoon. More


Pro Sports

bearsChicago Bears Still Alive for Playoff Hopes

The Chicago Bears are still in the hunt for a playoff spot. Their road ahead is manageable with seven games remaining in the regular season. More


nbaNBA Eastern Conference Preview

A week into the NBA season, and there has been nothing short of the spectacular happening on the hardwood. In the Eastern Conference, the Heat anticipate a 3-peat, while Brooklyn loads up on legends and an MVP returns to Chicago. More


nbaNBA Western Conference Preview

Lots of changes in the Western Conference. The Spurs narrowly missed out on adding a 5th ring to their dynasty. More


tomPacers Handle Bulls at Home 97-80

The Indiana Pacers handed the Chicago Bulls their third loss of the season with an impressive 97-80 win.  The Pacers, still undefeated, looked good against their division rival. David West led Indiana with 17 points and 13 rebounds. More


banerChicago Bulls Lose in Season Opener to Miami Heat

The Chicago Bulls were defeated Tuesday night 107-95. Miami raised their banner and then played a dominating basketball game. This season the Heat are going for a three peat after winning the championship somewhat easily the past two seasons. More