Top 25 roundup: Illinois shocks No. 6 Wisconsin

October 20, 2019 Editor 0

Illinois’ James McCourt kicked a 39-yard field goal as time expired, and quarterback Brandon Peters passed for 174 yards and two touchdowns as the host Fighting Illini stunned No. 6 Wisconsin 24-23 on Saturday.

Rooney’s MLS adventure comes to sour end

October 19, 2019 Editor 0

Wayne Rooney’s Major League Soccer adventure came to a sour end along with DC United’s season on Saturday as Toronto FC scored a wild 5-1 extra-time playoff win to send the former-England captain on to his next career stop.

Wisconsin RB Taylor joins exclusive club vs. Illinois

October 19, 2019 Editor 0

Wisconsin running back Jonathan Taylor became the fourth player in FBS history to rush for 5,000 yards before his senior season, joining Heisman Trophy winners Herschel Walker of Georgia and Ron Dayne of Wisconsin, as well as Oregon’s LaMichael James, with a 16-yard run over left guard on the first […]

NASCAR notebook: Elliott puts Talladega behind him

October 19, 2019 Editor 0

As a matter of fact, it was so unkind that it left the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series’ reigning most popular driver in a probable must-win situation in Sunday’s Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway (2:30 p.m. ET on NBC, MRN and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio).