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Classical guitarist Guido Sanchez-Portuguez

Hear a sample of the music of classical guitarist Guido Sanchez-Portuguez he will perform at his upcoming concert at 2 p.m. Saturday at  Krannert Art Museum, 500 E. Peabody Drive, C. Admission: Free

Underwood: 'Tough night offensively'

Illinois coach Brad Underwood breaks down his team's return to nonconference play and win against Austin Peay focusing primarily on how the Illini handled the Governors' familiar defensive pressure and what the locker room was like before the game.

Finke: 'Got to play with more energy'

Illinois forwards Michael Finke and Leron Black discuss the Illini's 64-57 victory against Austin Peay on Wednesday, with Finke talking about his offensive game and Black about needing to cut down on offensive fouls.

Game of the Week: Centennial at Urbana boys' basketball

Centennial looked like it would pull away late behind 21 points from Bryson Cowper, but Urbana nearly stole a victory at home before the Chargers pulled out a 66-64 win.

Colin's Best of the Bunch: Dec. 4

Each week, prep sports coordinator Colin Likas unveils his Teams of the Week. Today, he sprinkles a few individual accolades into the mix.


A huge Illinois comeback ultimately turned into a crushing Big Ten defeat against Maryland. Check out all of the highlights here.

Underwood: 'That was self destruct mode late'

Illinois coach Brad Underwood breaks down Sunday night's 92-91 loss to Maryland at State Farm Center. It was the Illini's second Big Ten loss and third overall of the week after falling at Wake Forest and Northwestern.

Getting Personal: Michael Chitty

Get to know a little more about Judah Christian School's Michael Chitty.

Boys' basketball highlights: Charleston at Mahomet-Seymour

Highlights from Mahomet-Seymour's home opener in the Apollo Conference against Charleston, with postgame comments from Bulldog coach Chad Benedict.

Underwood: 'We're not doing little things'

Some of the same struggles that hurt Illinois in its first loss of the season at Wake Forest — plus a couple new ones — cropped back up Friday against Northwestern. Illini coach Brad Underwood discusses them all.