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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.

Lucas: 'Every possession matters'

Illnois guards Te'Jon Lucas and Mark Alstork break down Friday's Big Ten opening loss to Northwestern at Rosemont's Allstate Arena.

Friday on the Farm, Dec. 1, 2017

Each Friday, business and agriculture writer Ben Zigterman puts the camera on an area farmer. Next up: Charlie Myerscough, who talked about the tile drainage he was helping install this week near Seymour. 

Underwood: 'We're making progress'

Illinois coach Brad Underwood discusses his team's early Big Ten opener against Northwestern and how he's not setting limits on what the Illini can do within his system this season.

Lucas: 'We want to play aggressive'

Illinois guards Te'Jon Lucas and Aaron Jordan take a look back at Tuesday's loss to Wake Forest and what needs improving before facing Northwestern.

Jordan: 'We beat ourselves'

Illinois junior guard Aaron Jordan and redshirt junior forward Michael Finke discuss the Illini's loss to Wake Forest in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge — namely what more they could have done against the Demon Deacons' zone defense.

Underwood: 'This team continued to fight'

Illinois coach Brad Underwood breaks down his team's 80-73 loss to Wake Forest. 

Underwood: 'It's about learning to fight'

Illinois coach Brad Underwood discusses taking his team on the road for the first time this season to face Wake Forest in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge.

Nichols: 'We're not at State Farm anymore'

Illinois forward Kipper Nichols talks about the team's first road trip of the season and his thoughts on coming off the bench for the Illini, while fellow forward Michael Finke breaks down how the Illini can improve.

Colin's Best of the Bunch: Nov. 27

Each week, prep sports coordinator Colin Likas unveils his Teams of the Week.