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