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NBA set to return on christmas

by Zaid Siddiqui GUEST WRITER After the NBA players rejected what was the league’s “best offer”, many believed that the season was doomed. However, NBA fans can rejoice, as the owners and players have tentatively agreed to a new labor agreement that will end the 149 day lockout. The deal lasts 10 years, and both … Continue reading

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Volleyball coach has impact on players and program

by Brittany Adcox STAFF WRITER One of the most renowned female athletes in Benedictine history, Head Volleyball Coach Jen Wildes’ success and notoriety as a student-athlete has transferred over to her coaching career. As a collegian, Wildes was a four-year starter from 1998-2002 in both volleyball and basketball, receiving all-Northern Illinois Iowa Conference (NIIC) honors … Continue reading

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Tough Times for BenU Women’s Basketball

by John Pierri STAFF WRITER It’s been a rough week for the Benedictine University women’s basketball team, as they have lost two straight since dominating Aurora University last weekend. They are now 2-5 (1-2 in the Northern Athletics Conference) after dropping contests to the MSOE Raiders and the Concordia-Wisconsin Falcons. Last Wednesday night the Eagles … Continue reading