WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — A former Marine facing the death penalty in Virginia after being convicted in the 2009 slaying of a Navy sailor has been returned to Illinois to stand trial in the 2005 stabbing deaths of two young girls.
The season did not end on a winning note for the Knox College Prairie Fire football team.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Jack Mitchell kicked a 45-yard field goal with 19 seconds left to force overtime and then kicked a 41-yard field goal to give Northwestern a 43-40 victory over No. 15 Notre Dame on Saturday.
BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — Austin Sumner threw for 366 yards with a career-high six touchdowns and South Dakota State rolled past Western Illinois 59-24 on Saturday.
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Brion Carnes threw for two touchdowns, David Johnson ran for two more and the Northern Iowa’s defense and special teams scored in a 40-21 victory over Southern Illinois on Saturday.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Austin McBroom scored 24 points on 6-of-14 from the field, including a game winning 3-pointer with 10 seconds remaining in the game, to lead Saint Louis to a 62-59 come from behind win against Southern Illinois in the season opener for both teams Saturday.