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Video: Nick Finke bank finishes off Champaign Central's dramatic comeback

After trailing by 10 with just over a minute remaining, Nick Finke banked in a corner three to tie Champaign Central's game against Class 4A No. 10 Bloomington. The Maroons won, 69-63, in overtime.

Illini Preview: Wildcats using depth effectively

D.J. Williams shares the importance of watching game film, Malcolm Hill sheds some insight on Northwestern and Jalen Coleman-Lands discusses his improving overall game in the latest "Illini Preview" video.

Illini Recap: 'We missed some point blankers'

Hear from Illinois coach John Groce, Illini freshmen D.J. Williams and Jalen Coleman-Lands and Iowa coach Fran McCaffery following the Hawkeyes' win at State Farm Center.

Richey: Same old story for Illini

Beat writer Scott Richey gives a quick rundown of Illinois' 77-65 loss to No. 5 Iowa.

Game of the Week Video: Central tops Centennial in second showdown

The Centennial gym was wired for the second crosstown meeting between the Chargers and the Maroons. Central's 56-42 win was heated throughout in a packed arena, especially after Centennial star Quin Nottingham picked up three fouls in the first four minutes.

Illini Preview: Recovery complete from triple OT win

Hear from Malcolm Hill on the recovery from going three overtimes to beat Rutgers and Sunday's showdown with Iowa, Maverick Morgan on his best season yet and an injury update from Kendrick Nunn.

One Winter Night 2016

The fifth year of One Winter Night, a fund raiser to help the homeless in Champaign-Urbana, was held on Friday, February 5, 2016 in downtown Champaign.

Art Mart opens

Brian McKay, co-owner of Art Mart, takes us on a tour of the store's new location on Prospect Avenue in Champaign, which opened its doors on Friday. Formerly in Urbana, Art Mart's soft opening drew a big crowd.

Watson's Shack & Rail opening today

Watson's Shack & Rail, occupying the old Boltini's building in downtown Champaign, will have a soft opening today starting at 4 p.m. with a grand opening scheduled for Feb.

Danville High School Show Choir

Members of the Danville High School Show Choir rehearse at Dick Van Dyke Auditorium at the school Wednesday Jan. 20, 2016.