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VIDEO: Fire fighters get one last use out of old Dr. Howard

The Champaign Fire Department are using the old Dr. Howard Elementary School, which will soon be demolished, as a place to stage fires to train for the real thing.

Improved communication key for Illini defense

Illinois sophomore defensive end Bobby Roundtree and freshman safety Delano Ware (who also discusses making his first career start against Kent State) break down what needs to be different for the Illini defense Saturday against Western Illinois.

St. Thomas More at Paxton-Buckley-Loda volleyball highlights

Video highlights from a prep volleyball match between St. Thomas More and Paxton-Buckley-Loda on Sept. 4, 2018, featuring postmatch reaction from Sabers coach Stan Bergman and athlete Haley Elam, as well as Panthers leader Lindsay Stalowy.

Stampley has to step up at slot receiver

Centennial grad Dominic Stampley talks about his Illinois debut against Kent State and what Mikey Dudek's injury means for the team and him as a potential replacement before offensive lineman Vederian Lowe breaks down that group's efforts against the Golden Flashes.

Illinois getting offense back on track

Illinois offensive coordinator Rod Smith discusses his group's play in the season opener against Kent State and how quarterback AJ Bush Jr. handled the first FBS start of his career.

Leathernecks' offense presents different challenge

Western Illinois will bring a more traditional offense to Memorial Stadium on Saturday. Illini defensive coordinator Hardy Nickerson highlights what his group has to do differently in Week 2.

Dudek's injury 'hard to understand'

Illinois coach Lovie Smith discusses Mikey Dudek's season-ending injury before breaking down how the Illini freshmen fared in the season opener against Kent State.

Cubbie Conversation, Sept. 3, 2018

Kris Bryant is back, Javy Baez is playing like an MVP, the starters are lights out and the Cubs hold a 5-game lead on the NL Central. "Joe Maddon has this team rolling and I see no signs of slowing down," says J.J. Lockwood. If you're a Cubs fan, there's nothing to complain about on this Labor Day.