Fourteen college teams from all over the Midwest, including University of Illinois, compete in the annual, Regional Chem-E-Car competition at Kenney Gym in Urbana on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. Teams of students have spent the past several months building a car, no bigger than a shoebox.
Beat writer Scott Richey recaps one last final regular season game at State Farm Center this year for the Illinois women's basketball team. The Illini secured the No. 10 seed in next week's Big Ten tournament with a 72-60 victory against Michigan.
Judge Richard Klaus sentences Bidemi Ajobiewe to six years for aggravated DUI resulting in the death of Kristy Etchison. The sentencing took place at the Champaign County Courthouse in Urbana on Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015.
Michael Vice, left, and Wade Harrison have some fun after Chris Vice, right, shares his plans for the $1 million he won in the Feb. 11 Powerball drawing. Michael Vice is Chris’ brother, and the two own Unique Construction. Harrison is one of their employees.