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MJs Minute: Javae Wright Sr.

The founder of a group called Lead4Life, Jaeve Wright has been spending time in Champaign elementary, middle and high schools teaching leadership skills to more than 650 students in Unit 4. On Monday, he stopped by our studios to chat up Marcus Jackson.

Illini Recap: 'They've got a whole bunch of things to motivate them'

Hear from interim coach Jamall Walker and veteran guards Tracy Abrams and Malcolm Hill after Illinois' NIT win against Boise State on Monday night at State Farm Center.

Richey: Motivated Illini just keep winning

Beat writer Scott Richey gives a quick rundown of Illinois' 71-56 win against Boise State in the second round of the NIT.

Wired in: Thomas Satrom

Thomas Satrom is the founder of Satrom Music, which makes lightweight equipment for the traveling musician. 

Illini Preview: 'Glad he was hired'

Illinois forward Michael Finke discusses the hire of new Illini coach Brad Underwood, while interim coach Jamall Walker previews Illinois' second round NIT game against Boise State. The Illini and Broncos tip off at 8 p.m. Monday at State Farm Center.

Wired In: Saksham Saini

Saksham Saini is CEO of a start-up that takes software projects from companies and clients within the University and hires students to work on them. He talks about his business in Champaign on Tuesday, March 7, 2017.

'Whirlwind' day gets Underwood to Illinois

Hear from new Illinois basketball coach Brad Underwood and Illini athletic director Josh Whitman after the two arrived in Champaign County late Saturday afternoon.

Hiring of Brad Underwood: 'He's won at every stop'

College basketball beat writer and AP Top 25 voter Scott Richey weighs in after chatting with new Illinois coach Brad Underwood upon his arrival on Saturday night.

Strange Music Instruments

From the cosmic-sounding  Theremin to the intricate Sal-Mar, these music enthusiasts and artists show off some unusual instruments. We'll tell their story in Sunday's News-Gazette.

Illini Recap: 'A team with a cause is dangerous'

Illinois interim coach Jamall Walker and senior guard Malcolm Hill discuss the Illini's opening round NIT victory against Valparaiso.