Illinois Football vs Nebraska

University of Illinois Football vs Nebraska, Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015 at Memorial Stadium. Illinois moves to 4-1 with a 14-13 win.

Saturday Sports Talk 10-03-15

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Michael Kiser and Loren Tate host the Saturday edition of Sports Talk. They talk with Dustin Ford, Steve Sipple and Bruce Miles. Jason Heggemeyer and Mike Thomas join in studio.


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Game Day Q&A: Taylor Zalewski

The former walk-on came up big in the clutch, nailing a 51-yard field goal to beat
Middle Tennessee and give Illinois its third victory of the season. Staff writer Bob Asmussen sat down with Taylor Zalewski earlier this week:

Anthony Zilis' Week 6 Helmet Stickers

This week's helmet stickers go out to one of the area's top receivers, a Vermilion Valley running back, a Champaign rusher and two others.

Storm upends G-RF behind Taylor's arm

Salt Fork 35, Georgetown-Ridge Farm 14
CATLIN — Connor Taylor completed 15 of 29 passes for 223 yards and three touchdowns in leading the host Storm to a critical Vermilion Valley Conference win during Salt Fork’s homecoming.

Panthers rebound in style

PBL      48
Clifton Central      8

PAXTON — After losing by 51 points the previous Friday, Paxton-Buckley-Loda was on the winning end of a blowout Sangamon Valley Conference win that made the host Panthers playoff eligible.

Spartans not happy with win against Rantoul

St. Joseph-Ogden 28, Rantoul 6

RANTOUL — After Friday night’s Okaw Valley Conference victory against Rantoul, St. Joseph-Ogden players were quiet and wore somber faces in the postgame huddle. Coach Dick Duval’s message to his players was clear — this was not good enough.

Monticello storms back

Monticello      9
Maroa-Forsyth     6

MONTICELLO — Trailing 6-0 entering the fourth quarter, the host Sages needed a big effort to pull out a homecoming win against a previously undefeated Okaw Valley Conference foe.

Consider it done.

Severado gashes O/A-P in Westville win

Westville 46, Oakwood/Armstrong-Potomac 6

WESTVILLE — LaDavion Severado rushed for 110 yards on 14 carries, Cameron Nicholas added 89 yards on 15 carries and Duncan Hathaway completed all five of his passes for 69 yards in the VVC win for Westville.