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News-Gazette Videos

Energy, effort needed in first true road game

Illinois senior guard Aaron Jordan discusses the importance of rebounding in Tuesday's ACC/Big Ten Challenge showdown with Notre Dame and what will be required in the team's first true road game. Then freshman guard Ayo Dosunmu hits on his first road game as an Illini, why recovery is important with a short turnaround and improvements the Illinois defense can make.

Championship Day: Behind the Scenes of Monticello's football state title

Relive Monticello's historic Class 3A football state championship behind the scenes with the Sages.

Championship Day Pt. 2: Behind the Scenes of Monticello's football state title

Part two of The News-Gazette's behind-the-scenes video of Monticello's Class 3A state championship on Friday.

Illini grind out post-Maui win

Illinois coach Brad Underwood breaks down his team's 86-67 victory against Mississippi Valley State on Sunday at State Farm Center with an emphasis on the Illini's three-point shooting (and overall offensive balance) and how their defense changes playing Giorgi Bezhanishvili and Adonis De La Rosa together.

GCMS vs. Maroa-Forsyth state football highlights

Video highlights from the Class 2A football state championship game between Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley and Maroa-Forsyth on Nov. 23, 2018, with postgame reaction from Falcons coach Mike Allen and players Jared Trantina, Austin Spiller and Nathan Garard, as well as Trojans coach Josh Jostes.

Centennial at Champaign Central boys' basketball highlights

Video highlights from a boys' basketball game between Centennial and Champaign Central on Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, with postgame reaction from Maroons coach Jeff Finke and athlete Pryce Punkay, as well as Chargers coach Tim Lavin.

Illini trying to finish strong against rivals

Illinois football coach Lovie Smith discusses the state of his team heading into the final game of the season Saturday at Northwestern with a particular emphasis on the Illini defense, which is down two coaches.

April 2016 Bank Robbery

Security camera footage supplied by the Urbana Police Department shows the suspect in the April 2016 robbery of First Mid-Illinois Bank & Trust in Urbana entering and — after editing — leaving the premises, armed with a gun. No one was hurt in the incident.

Crime Stoppers: Champaign credit card theft

Champaign County Crime Stoppers is seeking assistance with a credit card theft that took place at Aldi on Interstate Dr. Fraudulent charges were then made at Target on N. Prospect.

Game of the Week: Monticello advances to state

Check out highlights of Monticello's 40-14 trouncing of Carlinville in the Class 3A state semifinals to advance to Friday's state title game against Byron.