At NIU's pro day on Wednesday, scouts from 11 NFL teams watched college players from across the state preform – including NIU's Clint Ratkovich, Matt Ference, Lance Deveaux and Tyrice Richie. DeKalb grad and WIU receiver Tony Tate was also there.
Christian Lorenzo said he had three schools on his final list. But when it came down to it, he just couldn’t say no to the University of Illinois and its facilities. The DeKalb senior defensive lineman announced his commitment to the Illini Wednesday night, signing his National L
Neuqua Valley head coach Bill Ellinghaus said that he wanted his team to start fast. The Wildcats did just that, scoring on their first drive of the game en route to a 34-13 victory over the DeKalb Barbs to get to 8-0 on the season.