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Getting Personal: Amanda Bossard

WAND TV bureau chief Amanda Bossard talks about her career in television and competitive dancing.

No. 4 Iowa State 84, Illinois 73

College basketball writer Marcus Jackson wraps up the Emerald Coast Classic where the Illini fell in the title game to the Cyclones.

Daniels: Cubit deal curious decision

Beat writer and sports editor Matt Daniels recaps Illinois' 24-14 loss at Northwestern and Bill Cubit's new deal.

Illinois 72, Alabama-Birmingham 58

College basketball writer Marcus Jackson recaps the return of Kendrick Nunn and the Illini advancing to the Emerald Coast Classic championship game.

HS Football: Arcola returns to homecoming

Fans, friends and family  join the returning Arcola Purple Riders football team in celebrating their 35-17 win over Stark County during a homecoming at Arcola High School on Friday, Nov. 27, 2015.

International cello winner from Countryside

12 year-old Edward Kong has been invited to play in American Protege's International Competition of Romantic Music, Junior Category, at Carnegie Hall. 

Richey: Illinois win was never in doubt

Illinois really never gave Tennessee State a chance on Tuesday night at Dodds Athletic Center. The Illini's "Buzz" defense was too much for the Tigers to handle, and Illinois turned a dozen early turnovers into what turned out to be an insurmountable 33-9 first quarter lead. The Illini didn't hit the century mark, but they did improve to 4-0 on the season with their 98-43 victory.

Illinois 82, Chicago State 79

College basketball writer Marcus Jackson recaps Illinois' buzzer-beating win against the Cougars from Springfield.

Getting Personal: Theresa Tyner

Meet Theresa M. Tyner, the new Danville Public Library director.

Richey: Another close one doesn't go Illini's way

Scott Richey breaks down Illinois' 81-77 loss to Chattanooga at Prairie Capital Convention Center in Springfield, where a late Illini lead wasn't enough to hold off the Mocs.