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Getting Personal: Mike Kobel

Hear from Mike Kobel, who is Crash-Rescue Coordinator at Willard in Savoy.

Foster: 'We're in a tough situation'

Illinois quarterback Cam Thomas discusses his first start and offensive lineman Christian DiLauro breaks down moving to guard for the first time in his career before running back Kendrick Foster and quarterback Jeff George Jr. talk about the state of the program after Saturday's loss at Purdue.

Smith: 'We've played good halves'

Putting two good halves together, though, has been an issue for Illinois according to coach Lovie Smith. He breaks down the Illini's 29-10 loss at Purdue before discussing the play of quarterback Cam Thomas, running back Kendrick Foster and defensive tackles Tymir Oliver and Jamal Milan.

Black: 'They played harder than us'

Illinois forwards Kipper Nichols and Leron Black discuss the Illini's 80-67 charity exhibition loss to Eastern Illinois on Friday night in Charleston.

Underwood: 'We got totally, totally outplayed'

Illinois coach Brad Underwood and Eastern Illinois coach Jay Spoonhour break down the Panthers' 80-67 charity exhibition victory against the Illini on Friday night at Lantz Arena. 

Friday on the Farm, Nov. 3, 2017

Each Friday, business and agriculture writer Ben Zigterman checks out what’s happening in the farming world. This week, he interviews Nancy Turner, a scale operator for Premier Cooperative at its grain elevator in Rising on North Staley Road. 

Underwood: 'A lot of orange over there'

Illinois coach Brad Underwood discusses his team's upcoming charity exhibition game at Eastern Illinois. A highlight of the 7 p.m. Friday tipoff in Charleston for Underwood? The chance for more Illini fans to see the team play.

Harding: 'Radar has to be up'

Illinois defensive tackle talks about the energy the Illini defense played with against Wisconsin and how they can build on that the rest of the season, while linebacker Dele Harding discusses his return from injury, Purdue's propensity for trick plays and how the team is handling its six-game losing streak.

Kramer: 'Business of blocking people'

Illinois offensive coordinator Garrick McGee breaks down the Illini's dual quarterback offense before center Doug Kramer talks about the consistency on the offensive line, how young that group is, what he believes he brings to the line and the importance of veteran lineman Nick Allegretti.

Game of the Week: St. Thomas More-Watseka Volleyball Sectional Semi

St. Thomas More knocked off Watseka in the Class 2A Hoopeston Area Sectional semifinals. Check out the highlights here.