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Illini scrapbook: 10 years ago ...

March 26, 2005 - a magical day in Illini basketball history: Illinois 90, Arizona 89

Bidemi Ajobiewe sentencing

Judge Richard Klaus sentences Bidemi Ajobiewe to six years for aggravated DUI resulting in the death of Kristy Etchison. The sentencing took place at the Champaign County Courthouse in Urbana on Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015. 

New lottery winner

Michael Vice, left, and Wade Harrison have some fun after Chris Vice, right, shares his plans for the $1 million he won in the Feb. 11 Powerball drawing. Michael Vice is Chris’ brother, and the two own Unique Construction. Harrison is one of their employees. 

Video: Loss to Iowa doesn't help Illini

Scott Richey gives a breakdown of the Illini's 68-60 loss to Iowa on Wednesday night from an empty Carver-Hawkeye Arena. 

Dodds Park Study Session

Members of Champaign Unit 4 School District along with members of the Champaign Park District receive feedback from the public after discussing the continued proposal to build a new Champaign Central High School on Dodds Park. The study session was held at Leonhard Recreation Center in Champaign on Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015.  

Trey Ronk on his big 3

Champaign Central manager Trey Ronk, a student with special needs who dressed for Tuesday's basketball game, discusses his three-pointer he drilled during a Q&A with Matt Daniels on Wednesday.

Who's that Illini? He played in Peoria (and in the Big Ten and NBA, too)

Recruited by Lon Kruger, he took Bill Self's Illini to another level. 

Class of the Week: Spanish 1 & 2, UMS

Students at Urbana Middle School use the 'Hello-Talk' app for their Spanish lessons, with the Spanish-language lyrics of Rihanna's "Diamonds."

This Week In Illini History: End of an era

This week in 1996, Lou Henson pulled a stunner after a win against Iowa: He would retire.

Those Who Served: Lt. Col. Eric Stetson

Lt. Col. Eric Stetson, a U.S. Army veteran, talks about his service  in Kosovo, Iraq, Afghanistan and elsewhere, while in his office at the UI Armory in Champaign on Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015.