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Getting Personal: Tony Maltbia

Tony Maltbia, executive director of student, family and community support with Champaign Unit 4 schools, discusses his family and his new job at his office in Champaign.

Justin Hardee post practice Aug. 6, 2016

Illinois wide receiver Justin Hardee talks about his position group and what role he expects to have this season after Saturday's practice outside Memorial Stadium in Champaign. 

Wes Lunt post practice Aug. 6, 2016

Illinois quarterback Wes Lunt discusses offensive coordinator Garrick McGee and what it was like not having Lovie Smith, who is at the Pro Football Hall of Fame induction ceremony in Canton, Ohio, at Saturday afternoon's practice outside Memorial Stadium in Champaign. 

Lovie Smith post practice Aug. 5, 2016

Illinois coach Lovie Smith talks about the second Illinois practice of training camp and when Illinois will put on shoulder pads on Friday afternoon outside of Memorial Stadium in Champaign. 

Garrick McGee post practice Aug. 5, 2016

Illinois offensive coordinator Garrick McGee talks about the fullback position, including Nathan Echard, and how the Illini will try to incorporate that into the offense this season after practice on Friday afternoon outside of Memorial Stadium in Champaign. 

Luke Butkus post practice Aug. 5, 2016

Illinois offensive line coach Luke Butkus talks about offensive lineman Gabe Megginson after practice on Friday afternoon outside Memorial Stadium in Champaign. 

Pastor Keith Thomas

Pastor Keith Thomas of Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church in Champaign talks about his favorite hymn, "I Love the Lord, He Heard My Cry". At the church on Tuesday, August 2, 2016.

Hardy Nickerson post practice Aug. 4, 2016

Illinois linebacker Hardy Nickerson talks about his first 2016 practice with the Illini on Thursday, Aug. 4 outside of Memorial Stadium in Champaign. 

Lovie Smith post practice Aug. 4, 2016

Illinois coach Lovie Smith talks after the first preseason practice of the 2016 season outside of Memorial Stadium on Thursday, Aug. 4 in Champaign.

Richey on Roundball, Aug. 3, 2016

Illinois basketball has recruiting momentum. Here's the latest from basketball beat writer Scott Richey, including his take on Florida's Trent Frazier. Need more: Ask Richey a question during his weekly online chat by clicking here