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Illini offense found different rhythm to beat WIU

Freshman quarterback M.J. Rivers II breaks down his Illinois debut before senior wide receiver Sam Mays discusses Rivers' performance and the big plays Edwin Carter and the big hit Carter took.

Slow start, better finish again for Illini

Illinois coach Lovie Smith breaks down his team's 34-14 victory against Western Illinois on Saturday night at Memorial Stadium and how true freshman M.J. Rivers II found his way onto the field as the Illini's No. 2 quarterback.

Colin Likas' Helmet Stickers: Week 3 2018

Preps coordinator Colin Likas hands out his Week 3 football helmet stickers to athletes from Rantoul, Prairie Central, Milford/Cissna Park, Centennial and Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley.

Monticello at St. Thomas More football highlights

Video highlights from a prep football game between Monticello and St. Thomas More on Sept. 7, 2018, with postgame reaction from Sages coach Cully Welter, Monticello athlete Asher Bradd and Sabers leader Nathan Watson.

VIDEO: Obama visits University of Illinois

Follow former president Barack Obama from the airport to the University of Illinois' Foellinger Auditorium to Caffe Paradiso to the UI president's mansion. 

Photos and video inside Foellinger Auditorium: Stephen Haas

Photos at Caffe Paradiso: Stephen Haas

Video inside president's mansion: Mary Schenk

Airport video: Ben Zigterman

Friday on the Farm with Joe Rothermel

Each week, ag reporter Ben Zigterman checks in with a local farmer. This week he interviewed Joe Rothermel, who farms near Broadlands, about conservation practices and the beginning of harvest.

Bloomington at Centennial volleyball highlights

Video highlights from a prep volleyball match between Bloomington and Centennial on Sept. 6, 2018, with postgame reaction from Chargers coach Taylor Swords and Purple Raiders coach Joe Sanders.

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.