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News-Gazette Videos

What's Cool On Campus: Marching Illini's new 60-foot director's tower

Marching Illini director Barry Houser gave The News-Gazette a tour of the brand new Ronald and Paula Filler Marching Illini Instructional Tower, which rises 60 feet above the band's practice field.

Mac Hodges Flies Home

Mac Hodges, 73, of Andersonville, Ga., made an emergency landing of his bi-plane in rural Douglas County on Friday, July 28, 2018. A broken oil line was repaired at the McGee's farm in rural Douglas county and Hodges was on his way Saturday afternoon.

Underwood: 'Not going to run away from anybody'

Illinois men's basketball coach Brad Underwood discusses his team's 2018-19 nonconference schedule, the end of summer workouts and the importance of the Illini's returning veteran players.