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Illini Preview: 'We're facing a little adversity'

Illinois coach John Groce looks back at Saturday's loss at Michigan and ahead to Wednesday's home game against Iowa. Point guard Tracy Abrams shares his thoughts on the Illini's consistency — or lackthereof — while Malcolm Hill touches on how the team is handling its most recent losses and how he's handling a stouter Big Ten defense.

MJs Minute: Jen Shelby

How much Hollywood potential does Champaign-Urbana have? Our Marcus Jackson invited someone in the know — Jen Shelby — to our studios to find out.

Deundrea Weatherspoon sentencing

Deundrea Weatherspoon is sentenced to seven years by Judge Tom Difanis for his involvement in dismembering the body of Ashley Gibson. 

N-G Top 10: Boys' Basketball Week 9

Look out, Okaw Valley. Surging Monticello has won four in a row to climb to No. 6 in our weekly rankings, topped for the second consecutive week by Hoopeston Area. 

Wired In: Kevin Guo

Kevin Guo, co-founder of Skydro, talks about his business in Champaign on Tuesday, Jan 17, 2017.

Illini Recap: 'Play with that chip on our shoulder'

Illinois coach John Groce and guards Te'Jon Lucas and Malcolm Hill discuss Saturday's loss at Michigan.

Richey: Road woes continue

Beat writer Scott Richey gives a quick rundown on Illinois' 66-57 loss at Michigan on Saturday — the Illini's fourth straight defeat on the road in the Big Ten.

Illini Preview: 'Channel that emotion'

Illinois guard Tracy Abrams touches on the Illini's road woes, Michael Finke talks about maintaining a positive approach even in the midst of a rough stretch and Malcolm Hill discusses playing Michigan again so quickly and the necessity to have a consistent offense.

Getting Personal: Mitch Marlow

Hear from Mitch Marlow, head of sales and public relations at the Virginia Theatre.

Highlights from The Great Cover Up 25

Some of the performances from The Great Cover Up 25, held in January 2016 at The Accord in downtown Champaign, where local bands masquerade as their favorite national acts for charity. The 26th edition gets underway this Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, in the same venue.