Friday, January 22, 2021

Black Basketball Coaches Talk About How COVID is Affecting Them

By J. Coyden Palmer Two African-American basketball coaches in Illinois recently talked about how COVID-19 is affecting their programs. The women’s basketball team at St....

Titus Davis, former college football star, dead at 27

By Mark Fischer, New York Post Titus Davis, perhaps the greatest wide receiver in Central Michigan history, died Wednesday at the age of 27 following...

College Football: Illinois falls to Purdue 31-24 at home

By Joseph Phillips, Crusader Sports Editor Coach Lovie Smith and the Illinois Fighting Illini are now 0-2 on the season, after falling 31-24 to the...

Chicago Bears fall to New Orleans Saints 26-23 in OT

By Joseph Phillips, Crusader Sports Editor After generating a 13-3 lead late in the first half, the Chicago Bears dropped their second game in a...

Bulls add Chicagoan and Hall of Famer “Mo” Cheeks to coaching...

By Joseph Phillips, Crusader Sports Editor The Chicago Bulls hired former basketball legend Maurice “Mo” Cheeks to their coaching staff on Monday, November 2 as...

Christmas in the Wards “A Day of Giving” food giveaway held...

By Joseph Phillips, Sports Editor To kick off the 2020 holiday season, Christmas In The Wards hosted "A Day of Giving" event at the United...

Chicago Bulls Coby White makes NBA All-Rookie Second Team

By Joseph Phillips, Crusader Sports Editor After having a superb rookie season, the NBA named Chicago Bulls guard Coby White to the 2019-2020 All-Rookie Second...

CIAA partners with Cxmmunity on huge future Esports project

By Joseph Phillips, Crusader Sports Editor Known as the nation’s oldest historically Black athletic conference, the CIAA, the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association, has partnered with...

World Series Champs: Los Angeles Dodgers win their seventh World Series...

By Joseph Phillips, Crusader Sports Editor For the first time in 32 seasons, the Los Angeles Dodgers clinched the 2020 World Series with a 3-1...

Biker Calls for Community Support to Win Custom Bike Build on...

Local biker makes an appeal for votes to bring attention to his cause. Orange County Choppers is giving away an opportunity to build a custom...