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Rockford-native Ab Nicholas Honored by Wisconsin

The University of Wisconsin honored Rockford-native Ab Nicholas in a ceremony Thursday night at the Kohl Center. Starting next season, the floor will be known as "Ab Nicholas court" in honor of the Alma-matter.

With PJ Fleck fleeing Western Michigan for Minnesota, it has left Broncos recruits with a decision to make, stay committed to WMU or head elsewhere, and for one local player, he's following his coach to the Big Ten.

The anticipation for Auburn grad Fred VanVleet's return to the area was mounting, and Saturday night some of his biggest fans from the Stateline made the trek out to Hoffman Estates.

Auburn grad Fred VanVleet was re-assigned by the Raptors back down to their D-League team earlier this week, meaning he would not get to play against the Bulls in Chicago for Saturday's game. However Rockford still had the chance to see their hometown star in action just down the road.

Here are the final scores for the Stateline Slam - Week 6

Lutheran names Leonard as next football coach

Lutheran football coach Bazsali resigns

Cubs trophy coming to the Stateline

Cubs' World Series Trophy Coming to Rockford

Stateline Slam Recap - Week 3

Martinez working towards 2020 Olympics

Stateline Slam Recap - Week 2

Stateline Slam Recap - Week 1

Dakota putting in work to five-peat

Byron girls top 2A in first AP rankings

Forreston defeats Decatur St. Teresa for Class 1A title

VanVleet scores 20 in start for Raptors905

Indoor Pickleball comes to UW Health Sports Factory

Start-up Slam: Byron Tigers

VanVleet to make D-League debut

Start-up Slam: Christian Life Eagles

Start-up Slam: East E-Rabs

Start-up Slam: Hononegah Indians

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