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Improved tackling a priority

Illinois coach Lovie Smith addresses his team's loss at Nebraska, the need for better tackling and the Illini's "playoff push."

Georgetown frontcourt will challenge Illinois

Illinois coach Brad Underwood recaps the Illini's win against Evansville and looks ahead to Tuesday's Gavitt Tipoff Games showdown with Georgetown.

Hoyas a 'great test' for Illini

Illinois guard Ayo Dosunmu talks about Tuesday's game against Georgetown, fellow guard Trent Frazier discusses the Illini's pace and freshman forward Giorgi Bezhanishvili breaks down his first game in orange and blue.

Crime Stoppers: Mahomet vehicle burglaries

Champaign County Crime Stoppers are seeking assistance regarding burglary to motor vehicles on Oct. 25 and Nov. 4 on the 200 blocks of West Union St. and West Dunbar St. in Mahomet.

St. Thomas More vs. Pleasant Plains volleyball highlights

Video highlights from a Class 2A volleyball state semifinal between St. Thomas More and Pleasant Plains on Friday, Nov. 9, at Normal's Redbird Arena.


Check out highlights of Illinois' dominant season-opening 99-60 win over Evansville, including big days from Ayo Dosunmu and Aaron Jordan.

Defense spurs offense in blowout Illini win

Illinois freshman guard Ayo Dosunmu, senior guard Aaron Jordan and freshman forward Giorgi Bezhanishvili discuss the Illini's season-opening victory Thursday night at State Farm Center.

Underwood: 'It was sustainable effort'

Illinois coach Brad Underwood breaks down his team's 99-60 win against Evansville, which included a solid debut by freshman guard Ayo Dosunmu.

Illinois defense not satisfied after big game

Illinois sophomore safety Tony Adams breaks down his performance — and the Illini defense's — against Minnesota heading into Saturday's game at Nebraska while also discussing his move from cornerback before freshman safety Sydney Brown hits on how the Illini defense has to move forward to improve.

Purple Aces a bit of a mystery

Illinois coach Brad Underwood breaks down his team's season opener against Evansville and what the start of the season means.