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Don and Dottie McLaughlin

Don McLaughlin started buying his wife Dottie roses after she was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1999. Every week since, Don has sent cards with his roses, writing a special message to his wife of 47 years. Dottie keeps the more than 800 cards together in a plastic shoe box.

Illini Recap: Little margin for error for Illinois

Illinois coach John Groce discusses Illinois' loss at Northwestern, while Malcolm Hill gives insight on his final two plays, Kendrick Nunn breaks down the difference between winning and losing and Maverick Morgan hits on rebounding.

Richey: New look for Illini, but another loss

Beat writer Scott Richey gives a rundown of Illinois' 58-56 loss at Northwestern.

Video: Nick Finke bank finishes off Champaign Central's dramatic comeback

After trailing by 10 with just over a minute remaining, Nick Finke banked in a corner three to tie Champaign Central's game against Class 4A No. 10 Bloomington. The Maroons won, 69-63, in overtime.

Illini Preview: Wildcats using depth effectively

D.J. Williams shares the importance of watching game film, Malcolm Hill sheds some insight on Northwestern and Jalen Coleman-Lands discusses his improving overall game in the latest "Illini Preview" video.

Illini Recap: 'We missed some point blankers'

Hear from Illinois coach John Groce, Illini freshmen D.J. Williams and Jalen Coleman-Lands and Iowa coach Fran McCaffery following the Hawkeyes' win at State Farm Center.

Richey: Same old story for Illini

Beat writer Scott Richey gives a quick rundown of Illinois' 77-65 loss to No. 5 Iowa.

Game of the Week Video: Central tops Centennial in second showdown

The Centennial gym was wired for the second crosstown meeting between the Chargers and the Maroons. Central's 56-42 win was heated throughout in a packed arena, especially after Centennial star Quin Nottingham picked up three fouls in the first four minutes.

Illini Preview: Recovery complete from triple OT win

Hear from Malcolm Hill on the recovery from going three overtimes to beat Rutgers and Sunday's showdown with Iowa, Maverick Morgan on his best season yet and an injury update from Kendrick Nunn.

One Winter Night 2016

The fifth year of One Winter Night, a fund raiser to help the homeless in Champaign-Urbana, was held on Friday, February 5, 2016 in downtown Champaign.