Four of the eight neutral-site games the first week of the college football season involve Big Ten teams.
The area volleyball schedule picks up tonight, with many of the varsity teams seeing their first competition of the new season.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina and right-hander Michael Wacha are ready for the next step in their return from the disabled list.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago’s Jackie Robinson West All Stars are not only good at baseball, but also in the T-shirt market.
The prospects of the Moline Maroons football team finding a replacement game for Friday night never materialized, so the Western Big 6 game between Galesburg and Moline will be played if the teacher’s strike is resolved by midweek.