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Champaign gets its yearly boost from state wrestling

Visit Champaign's Ryan Reid and Centennial senior Justin Cardani, a defending state champion, sound off on the benefits of having the state wrestling tournament at State Farm Center.

Office Hours with Aldo: Wendy Yang

Staff writer Aldo Toledo's series looking at the offices of University of Illinois professors continues with Wendy Yang, an assistant professor in the department of plant biology who works out of three labs on the sixth floor of Burrill Hall, situated just south of Wesley United Methodist Church between Mathews and Goodwin avenues in Urbana.

Underwood: 'I'm a big momentum guy'

Illinois coach Brad Underwood breaks down the Illini's 10-point loss at Indiana

Black: 'We've got to get more stops'

Illinois forward Kipper Nichols discusses the challenges of playing on the road and where the Illini stand after another loss, while Leron Black touches on more of the same, breaks down his 20-point game at Indiana and hits on Illinois' free throw issues.

VIDEO: Monticello-Unity Boys' Basketball Highlights

Highlights from a boys' basketball game between Monticello and Unity in Tolono on Feb. 13, 2018, featuring comments from Sage junior Benton Singleton and coach Kevin Roy.

Rantoul boys' basketball team manager Joel Pilarski notches 2 points

Senior Joel Pilarski, a four-year manager for the Rantoul Township High School boys' basketball team, sinks the final basket of the Senior Night game against Prairie Central on Friday, Feb. 9, 2018, at the school in Rantoul, as captured by mom Anita on her cellphone. WARNING: Turn down the volume on your speakers or headphones to compensate for Mom's understandable exuberance.

VIDEO: Class 2A Iroquois West Girls Basketball Sectional Semifinals

Highlights from the Class 2A Iroquois West Sectional girls' basketball semifinals on Feb. 12, 2018, including comments from St. Joseph-Ogden coach Kevin Taylor and Monticello coach Dave Beery.

Colin's Best Of The Bunch: Feb. 13, 2018

This week's Best of the Bunch from preps coordinator Colin Likas recognizes athletes from Sullivan, Monticello, St. Joseph-Ogden, Georgetown-Ridge Farm and Hoopeston Area.

Westville downtown fire

At the scene of a fire in downtown Westville on Monday.


Illinois controlled the game early, but Penn State dominated the second half in a 74-52 win over the Illinois. Check out all of the highlights here.