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This week In Illini History: Happy 32nd, Luther Head

Remember when Lou Henson won his debut, Warren Carter beat Wichita State and Illinois got the best of North Carolina in a rematch of the NCAA title game?

Richey: Illini use second half surge for win

Beat writer Scott Richey breaks down another win for the Illinois women's basketball team.

Preseason Top 5: No. 1 St. Joseph-Ogden

Tyler Harms, St. Joseph-Ogden senior, talks about his team’s No. 1 ranking in the N-G preseason boys’ basketball poll. 

Getting Personal: Joe Stovall

Joe Stovall, State Farm insurance agent, sports enthusiast  and lifelong member of the Don Moyer Boys & Girls Club, tosses a Don Moyer basketball, signed by the club's board members in 2012, into the air as  he poses for photos in his State Farm office in Champaign on Tuesday, Nov.

Preseason Top 5: No. 2 Champaign Central

Luke Beesley, Champaign Central senior, talks about his team’s No. 2 ranking in the N-G preseason boys’ basketball poll. 

Beckman: Seniors key win against Penn State

Illinois head coach Tim Beckman congratulates his seniors on the win against Penn State — the first Senior Day victory for the Illini since 2007.

Reisner makes game-winning field goal

Illinois sophomore walk-on kicker David Reisner connected on a 36-yard field goal to give the Illini a 16-14 victory against Penn State.

Daniels: Win keeps Illini's bowl hopes alive

Beat writer Matt Daniels has a quick reaction to Illinois' 16-14 victory against Penn State.

Illinois 107, Austin Peay 66

College basketball writer talks about the unselfishness of the Illini following their rout of Austin Peay on Friday at State Farm Center.

Preseason Top 5: No. 3 Mahomet-Seymour

Christian Romine, Mahomet-Seymour senior, talks about his team’s No. 3 ranking in the N-G preseason boys’ basketball poll.