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Beer on tap for Friday's UI baseball game

CHAMPAIGN — Beer will be sold at all remaining Illinois home baseball games this season, the school announced today.

Starting with Friday's 7:30 p.m. game against Big Ten rival Penn State, Illinois will make $5 and $6 beers available for purchase.

Beer on tap for Friday's UI baseball game

CHAMPAIGN — Beer will be sold at remaining Illinois home baseball games, the athletic department announced today.

Starting with Friday's game against Penn State, $5 and $6 beers will be available for purchase.

Friday's prep highlights: Crites throws no-hitter for Rantoul

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Rantoul 5, Sullivan 0. Adam Crites threw a no-hitter to lift the Eagles (6-4) at Ervin Park, striking out eight and only allowing two baserunners for Sullivan (1-7). Hayden Cargo (1 for 3, two RBI) and Jake Lykins (2 for 3) led Rantoul's offense.

Illini fail to repeat with Big Ten title

IOWA CITY, Iowa — Winning a Big Ten title doesn't necessarily mean a national championship follows.

Kovacevic thriving in new No. 1 singles role

CHAMPAIGN — Growing up on the Upper West Side in New York City, Aleks Kovacevic could look out his window and see a plethora of opportunity.

And places to go. Like Central Park.

The acclaimed venue is where he ran around as kid. Where he first picked up a tennis racket when he was 5 years old, too.

Kuhn leaving her own standard at Illinois

Ling Kuhn dives at 11:15 a.m. today at the NCAA championships in Austin, Texas. The N-G caught up with the first Illini diver to represent the program at the NCAA meet since 1992

Friday's prep highlights: STM's Kalponek excels

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