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VIDEO: Class 1A Pontiac Super-Sectional Girls' Basketball Highlights

Highlights from the Class 1A Pontiac Super-Sectional girls' basketball game, in which Schlarman defeated Annawan 43-36 to advance to its first-ever state semifinals.

Underwood: 'Can't get them better shots'

Illinois coach Brad Underwood discusses his team's loss at No. 2 Michigan State on Tuesday night in East Lansing, Mich.

Frazier: 'We've got to work on finishing'

Illinois guard Trent Frazier and forward Leron Black break down the Illini's 81-61 loss at No. 2 Michigan State on Tuesday, with Frazier hitting on what went right and wrong for the offense and Black discussing the impact Spartans' big man Jaren Jackson Jr. had defensively.

Crime Stoppers: Champaign home robbery

The Champaign County Sheriff's Department is seeking assistance regarding a January 11th burglary at a home in the 3200 block of Valley Brook Drive in Champaign between 4 a.m. and 6 a.m. The suspect was caught on a neighbor's security camera.

VIDEO: 2018 State Wrestling Finals Highlights

Eight local wrestlers competed in the 2018 state finals on Saturday, Feb. 17. Check out highlights from each match, with comments from the grapplers.

Colin's Best Of The Bunch: Feb. 19, 2018

Preps coordinator Colin Likas' latest Best of the Bunch includes plaudits for local boys' swimmers and divers, wrestlers and basketball players, as well as area girls' basketball athletes.

Illinois football players surprise 9-year-old with cerebral palsy

The members of the Illinois football team climbed up to the top of State Farm Center to give gifts to Colton Rahn, a 9-year-old from Tuscola who has cerebral palsy.

Those Who Served: Gene Richards

Retired Army Maj. Gene Richards, now an assistant professor of Military Science at the University of Illinois, talks about his career during an interview at the News-Gazette building.


Behind 28 points from Leron Black, the Illinois men's basketball team snapped a four-game losing streak with a 72-66 win over Nebraska, one of the hottest teams in the Big Ten. Check out the highlights here.

Underground Illinois: Walk through the tunnel between Huff Hall and the Armory

The weather is cold and foot-traffic is high in February on the Illinois campus. For the Illinois track team, that could be a problem, seeing as various facilities they use, including trainers and locker rooms, are located in Huff Hall and not at the Armory, where they practice in the winter.