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Oral Roberts wins 82-73 against Western IllinoisFebruary 11, 2023 GMT
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Max Abmas had 29 points in Oral Roberts' 82-73 victory against Western Illinois on Saturday.
Abmas was 10 of 17 shooting, including 5 for 10 from distance, and went 4 for 6 from the line for the Golden Eagles (23-4, 14-0 Summit League).
Omaha defeats Western Illinois 78-74January 6, 2023 GMT
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Frankie Fidler had 21 points, 10 rebounds and five assists to lead Omaha to a 78-74 victory over Western Illinois on Thursday night.
Marquel Sutton was 5-of-8 shooting and 3 of 4 from the free-throw line to add 13 points for the Mavericks (6-10).
Rosner scores 24 as Western Illinois defeats Iowa WesleyanDecember 8, 2022 GMT
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Alec Rosner had 24 points and Western Illinois beat Iowa Wesleyan 84-73 on Wednesday night.
Rosner shot 9 for 11 (3 for 5 from 3-point range) and 3 of 3 from the free throw line for the Leathernecks (5-4).
Western Illinois knocks off UT Rio Grande Valley 90-72December 3, 2022 GMT
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Trenton Massner had 25 points in Western Illinois' 90-72 victory over UT Rio Grande Valley on Saturday night.
Massner added six assists and three steals for the Leathernecks (4-4).
Western Illinois secures 86-78 victory over Southern IndianaDecember 1, 2022 GMT
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Trenton Massner had 23 points in Western Illinois' 86-78 win over Southern Indiana on Wednesday night.
Massner also contributed seven assists for the Leathernecks (3-4). Vuk Stevanic shot 5 of 8 from the field and 7 for 8 from the line to add 17 points.
Green’s 21 help Youngstown State beat Western Illinois 88-64November 26, 2022 GMT
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Malek Green scored 21 points as Youngstown State beat Western Illinois 88-64 on Saturday.
Green finished 9 of 13 from the field for the Penguins (5-2). Adrian Nelson added 11 points while shooting 5 of 10 from the field and 1 for 3 from the line, and he also had 11 rebounds and five steals.
Indiana State shuts out winless Western Illinois 21-0November 12, 2022 GMT
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Freshman Evan Olaes threw a touchdown pass, Justin Dinka and Tee Hodge ran for scores and Indiana State blanked winless Western Illinois 21-0 on Saturday.
Dinka's 7-yard touchdown run came with 2:50 left in the second quarter and Indiana State (2-8, 1-6 Missouri Valley Football Conference) led 6-0 after a failed extra-point kick.
Massner scores 19 in Western Illinois’ win over RockfordNovember 10, 2022 GMT
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Trenton Massner scored 19 points as Western Illinois beat Rockford 113-56 on Wednesday night.
Massner added eight assists for the Leathernecks (2-0). Jesiah West and Quinlan Bennett recorded 12 points.
Northern Iowa pulls away in 2nd, beats W. Illinois 52-17September 24, 2022 GMT
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Theo Day threw three touchdowns passes to lead Northern Iowa to its first win of the season, a 52-17 victory over Western Illinois on Saturday.
Southern Utah scores late to edge Western Illinois 17-10September 17, 2022 GMT
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Justin Miller hit Isaiah Wooden with a 73-yard touchdown pass with 33 seconds remaining to give Southern Utah a 17-10 win on Saturday over Western Illinois.
Tainamo scores 18 to carry Denver over W. Illinois 83-77February 27, 2022 GMT
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Touko Tainamo posted 18 points and nine rebounds as Denver beat Western Illinois 83-77 on Saturday.
Coban Porter had 18 points for Denver (11-20, 7-11 Summit League). KJ Hunt added 13 points.
Massner scores 20 to carry Western Illinois past Omaha 88-76February 25, 2022 GMT
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Trenton Massner had 20 points as Western Illinois beat Nebraska Omaha 88-76 on Thursday night.
Tamell Pearson had 18 points for Western Illinois (16-13, 7-10 Summit League).
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S. Dakota St. stays perfect in Summit; topples W. IllinoisJanuary 23, 2022 GMT
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Baylor Scheierman scored 17 points and Zeke Mayo and Douglas Wilson scored 15 apiece and South Dakota State remained unbeaten in Summit League play beating Western Illinois 93-75 on Saturday.
Carius leads W. Illinois over Culver-Stockton 91-69November 13, 2021 GMT
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Will Carius scored 19 points as Western Illinois easily defeated Culver-Stockton 91-69 on Friday night.
Luka Barisic and Colton Sandage added 16 points each for the Leathernecks.
Camp, Bell connect to send S. Dakota past W. Illinois 42-21November 6, 2021 GMT
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Carson Camp threw a pair of touchdowns to Carter Bell and South Dakota used the last 10 minutes of the second quarter to break away from Western Illinois for a 42-21 win on Saturday.
Western Illinois rallies in second half to beat Illinois St.October 30, 2021 GMT
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Connor Sampson threw for three touchdowns and Western Illinois rallied in the second half to beat Illinois State 38-31 on Saturday and snap a four-game losing streak.
Trailing 28-13, the Leathernecks (2-7, 2-4) scored two touchdowns in the final 2:36 of the third quarter then Sampson put them ahead with a 6-yard TD throw to Dennis Houston for a 35-28 lead with 10 1/2 minutes remaining in the game.
South Dakota State breaks away for 41-17 win over WIUOctober 16, 2021 GMT
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Chris Oladokun threw for two touchdowns, Pierre Strong Jr. ran for two and South Dakota State broke open a close game with a 21-point third quarter in taking a 41-17 victory over Western Illinois on Saturday.
Southern Illinois battles past Western Illinois 31-30, OTOctober 3, 2021 GMT
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Nic Baker lofted a pass to Landon Lenoir in the end zone on the first play of overtime, and then the Salukis stifled a Western Illinois two-point conversion try to eke out a 31-30 victory on Saturday night.
Barriere, E. Washington set records, edge W. Illinois 62-56September 19, 2021 GMT
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Eric Barriere set a FCS record for passing yards in a half while Eastern Washington set a school record for points in a half and the Eagles rolled to a 62-56 win over Western Illinois on Saturday.
WIU revives student teaching at Wisconsin tribal schoolsJune 13, 2021 GMT
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Western Illinois University is reviving a program that was shuttered decades ago that allows students to gain teaching experience at Native American tribal schools in Wisconsin.
Western Illinois University to offer cannabis-growing minorFebruary 10, 2020 GMT
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) —
The art of growing cannabis will become a minor subject at Western Illinois University in the fall, school officials announced Monday.
The university’s school of agriculture in Macomb is acting on interest officials expressed in such a class before adult-use marijuana became legal in January...
FMHS girls kick Macomb in soccerApril 25, 2017 GMT
MACOMB, Ill. — Fort Madison High School’s girls soccer team chalked up its fourth win of the season Monday, defeating Macomb 5-2 at the Bombers’ field.
FMHS led 3-0 at halftime on goals by Kaeli Hutson, Dezire Kline and Emily Wolf.
Rockwell’s work featured at FMAAAMarch 9, 2017 GMT
Just coming in from Portugal to hang at FMAAA gallery, Jan Rockwell, from Macomb, Ill., will show throughout the month with “Journey of the MIND.”
A reception will be held 5-7 p.m. Friday at 825 Ave G.