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Updated at 10:07 PM

Once a Brave, Always a Brave. The 2006 Cinderella-like Bradley University basketball team that made a run to the NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 got a few members of the band together for at least one more go around in the 2016 The Basketball Tournament. The 11-member Always a Brave team, headlined by six members of the 2006 Bradley team, is making waves again, this time reaching the semifinal round.

Updated Jul 22, 2016 at 11:59 PM

A Morton athlete is headed to sunny Southern California.

Updated Jul 22, 2016 at 2:00 AM

It will be hot and humid Saturday. Weather forecasters are predicting high temperatures in the mid-90’s and heat indexes at least 10 degrees above that.

Updated Jul 22, 2016 at 1:57 AM

Pekin’s Trey Scotti isn’t the only former Mid-Illini Conference basketball player helping a Big Ten basketball program.

Updated Jul 19, 2016 at 2:10 AM

High school volleyball season is just around the corner in the Daily Times coverage area, but a handful of student-athletes have been busy this summer.

Updated Jul 16, 2016 at 12:44 AM

The City of Pekin National Invitational Fast Pitch Softball Tournament has had many incarnations since it debuted in 2004.

Updated Jul 16, 2016 at 12:38 AM

Tonight’s McLean County Orthopedics Legends Game at Corn Crib Stadium in Normal is as much about the off-the-field experience as it is the on-the-field experience.

Updated Jul 14, 2016 at 9:36 PM

For close to 50 hours a week, Pekin native Trey Scotti spends time watching, learning from and helping the Indiana University men’s basketball head coach Tom Crean. Scotti — a basketball manager at Indiana University — cuts film...

Updated Jul 13, 2016 at 1:33 AM

Before Shaun Livingston was the No. 4 pick in the 2004 NBA Draft or an NBA Champion with the Golden State Warriors, he was a kid from Peoria with barely enough money to travel to basketball camps, especially those put on by NBA players.

Updated Jul 9, 2016 at 12:51 AM

Ryan Haynes has some work to do this month before he begins his freshman year at Pekin Community High School.

Updated Jul 9, 2016 at 12:49 AM

Hey Chicago, whatddya doin’? When the Bulls opted to trade Derrick Rose to the New York Knicks two weeks ago, the move was welcomed with mostly open arms.

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