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Getting Personal: Scott Bennett

This week Getting Personal sits down with Illinois Senator Scott Bennett, D-Champaign.

Illini Recap: 'It's special'

Illinois coach John Groce and seniors Malcolm Hill and Maverick Morgan discuss their fourth straight Braggin' Rights victory against Missouri, with Tigers coach Kim Anderson also chiming in about his team's struggles of late.

Richey: Fitting seniors led way in Braggin' Rights win

Beat writer Scott Richey gives a quick rundown of Illinois' 75-66 Braggin' Rights victory against Missouri on Wednesday night in St. Louis.

Daily Bread Soup Kitchen Grand Opening

Lunch-time and invited guests celebrate the grand opening of Daily Break at its new First Street location in Champaign on Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2016. The soup kitchen formally opened its doors during a ribbon-cutting and served hot meals there for the first time. 

Cop Cash

Danville police spread some holiday cheer Tuesday by randomly stopping people who were obeying traffic laws and handing them $100 bills. The Danville Police Association donated the $3,000 given away to 30 lucky drivers throughout the day.

Illini Preview: 'It's got a lot of tradition behind it'

Illinois center Maverick Morgan shares a few thoughts on the Illini's win against BYU, point guard Tracy Abrams discusses the upcoming Braggin' Rights game against Missouri — including his last time playing the Tigers — and Malcolm Hill breaks down where Illinois is at with the nonconference portion of the season coming to a close Wednesday.

MJs Minute: Melany Jackson

Marcus Jackson and the C-U At Home boss chatted in our studios.

Oakwood middle-schooler gets tips from pros

Sam Howie, 13, of Danville, who has cystic fibrosis, was among a group of 14 children from the Make-A-Wish Foundation who got to meet Steph Curry and the rest of the Golden State Warriors last week in Oakland, Calif.

N-G Top 10: Boys' Basketball Week 4

For the first time this season, No. 1 made it through a week without a loss. Congratulations, Mahomet-Seymour. Here's the latest from Jim Rossow, filling in for sports editor Matt Daniels after the birth of his son.


Illini Recap: Post play key for UI and BYU

Illinois point guard Tracy Abrams touches on the the team's ability to work the ball inside to its post players, center Maverick Morgan dicusses BYU's Eric Mika and Illini coach John Groce stresses the importance of some of his veteran players, Morgan, included in Saturday's win against the Cougars.