Quad Cities USA - Guide to Davenport & Bettendorf Iowa and Rock Island & Moline Illinois
Quad Cities USA - Guide to Davenport & Bettendorf Iowa and Rock Island & Moline Illinois
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Balanced scoring leads Illinois ladies over Iowa - Tue, 28 Mar 2017
6 girls from Illinois reach double figures in 88-77 win over Iowa.

Lane takes dunk title; Basala snag shooting crown - Tue, 28 Mar 2017
Bettendorf’s Suni Lane edges Central’s Ray Miller for dunk title.  North Scott’s Basala claims 3 point crown.

Buchanan leads Illinois boys to win - Tue, 28 Mar 2017
Tray Buchanan scores 25 points in Illinois 105-92 win over Iowa in Senior Showcase.

Oregon, UNC, South Carolina, Gonzaga fill out Final 4 - Mon, 27 Mar 2017
The North Carolina Tarheels punched their ticket to the Final Four in Phoenix, Arizona, on Sunday, knocking off the Kentucky Wildcats 75-73 in the NCAA South Regional Final.

Mallards win again in overtime - Mon, 27 Mar 2017
For the second straight game the Quad City Mallards would need overtime to win, beating Wichita 2-1.

The Score Sunday – Augie BB, H.S. All-Star preview, Illinois BB, FCA - Mon, 27 Mar 2017
The Score Sunday looks back at Augie’s national Runner-Up finish and what’s next for the Vikings.  A closer look at the H.S. Senior All-Star game.  Illinois hires new men’s and women’s basketball coaches, Joe Wieskamp and Brea Beal earn state wide honors. The FCA story of the week features Orion Athletes work outside of practice.

Illinois hires Nancy Fahey to lead women’s basketball team - Sat, 25 Mar 2017
After a 9-22 season, Illinois has a new Women’s Basketball Coach. Nancy Fahey brings her Hall of Fame credentials to lead the Illini.

Augie baseball off to a 13-1 start - Thu, 23 Mar 2017
Augustana beats Cornell 3-1 to improve to 13-1 on the young season.

Wieskamp putting in work this off season - Thu, 23 Mar 2017
Muscatine Junior Joe Wieskamp putting in off season work that will help him his senior year and beyond.

Toby Whiteman steps down as basketball coach at Rockridge - Thu, 23 Mar 2017
After six years as Head Boy’s Basketball Coach, Toby Whiteman is stepping down.  During his tenure the Rockets had a 151-26 record.  They won 4 Regionals, 2 Sectionals, 2 Super Sectionals, and finished second and third in the state.

Rock Island athlete named Ms. Basketball - Wed, 22 Mar 2017
Rock Island’s Brea Beal is Ms. Basketball in Illinois.   Beal becomes the 1st girl in Western Big 6 history to win the award.  She becomes just the 3rd sophomore in Illinois history to win the honor joining Candice Parker and Tamika Catchings.

New Illini Head Coach Brad Underwood talks 1-on-1 with Matt Randazzo - Tue, 21 Mar 2017
Illinois officially announced Brad Underwood as their new Head Basketball Coach in a press conference on Monday.  WQAD Sports Director Matt Randazzo talked 1-on-1 with him about his philosophies, goals, and how he’ll lead the Fighting Illini.

Augustana’s Giovanine, Orange honored with National Awards - Tue, 21 Mar 2017
Augustana Head Coach Grey Giovanine has been named D3Hoops.com Co-Head Coach of the Year.  Chrishawn Orange was named a 4th Team All American.

Wieskamp named Iowa Gatorade Player of the Year - Tue, 21 Mar 2017
Joe Wieskamp has been named the Iowa Gatorade Player of the Year.  The Muscatine standout and Iowa Hawkeye committ averaged just over 30 points per game, and a double-double in his Junior season.

New Illinois coach says ‘a national championship can happen here’ - Mon, 20 Mar 2017
Illinois has hired Oklahoma State's Brad Underwood as its new basketball coach.

Happ continues to make Q.C. proud - Mon, 20 Mar 2017
Rockridge head coach Toby Whiteman and WRMJ’s Jim Taylor reflect on Ethan Happ’s Sweet 16 success at Wisconsin.

Kedric Prince breaks down the Illini hiring of Brad Underwood - Mon, 20 Mar 2017
Illinois A.D. Josh Whitman found his man on Saturday.  The Illini have named Brad Underwood their new head coach.  Our Illini expert breaks down a big weekend for Illini fans.

Whitman tabs Underwood as next Illin head coach - Sun, 19 Mar 2017
Just 7 days after firing Jon Groce, Josh Whitman has found his man.  The Illini have hired Brad Underwood as their new head coach, after just 1 year at Oklahoma State.

Augustana reflects on historic season; Carver Crazies effect - Sun, 19 Mar 2017
Vikings reflect on fantastic postseason that led to 2nd National Runner Up finish in 3 years.  The trip to Final 4 gave Carver Crazies plenty to cheer about.

Augustana players reflect on National runner up finish - Sun, 19 Mar 2017
The Augustana Vikings run at the school’s 1st National title in basketball fell 1 point short on Saturday.  Babson edges Augie 79-78, giving the Vikings their 2nd National runner up finish in 3 years.