Posts Tagged Illinois

Goff, Jefferson lead Cal over Northwestern 31-24

California quarterback Jared Goff (16) throws a pass during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Northwestern in Evanston, Ill., Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Jared Goff threw for 281 yards and three touchdowns, Jalen Jefferson had a key interception, and California hung on to beat Northwestern 31-24 Saturday in the season-opener.

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Illini, Lunt survive Youngstown scare 28-17

Illinois quarterback Wes Lunt (12) throws the ball during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game against Youngstown State, Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, at Memorial Stadium in Champaign, Ill. (AP Photo/Bradley Leeb)

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — For almost three full quarters Saturday, Wes Lunt’s debut at Illinois was anything but what the quarterback wanted.

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Sale Ks 13, White Sox beat Scherzer and Tigers 6-3

Chicago White Sox starter Chris Sale delivers a pitch during the first inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers in Chicago, Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)

CHICAGO (AP) — Chris Sale overcame a shaky start to strike out a season-high 13, beating Max Scherzer in a matchup of All-Star aces and leading the Chicago White Sox past the Detroit Tigers 6-3 in the first game of a day-night doubleheader Saturday.

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Tigers promote Ryan, designate Miller

CHICAGO (AP) — The Detroit Tigers have purchased the contract of left-hander Kyle Ryan from Triple-A Toledo before Saturday’s split-doubleheader against the Chicago White Sox on Saturday.

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Offers of help for homeless Little League champ

CHICAGO (AP) — Offers of help have been pouring in since a Chicago newspaper published a story revealing that the family of one of the players on the Little League championship team has struggled with homelessness.

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