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A shoutout to the Bleacher Bums of Champaign Central, and not just for choosing News-Gazettes to use as pregrame props during last weekend’s boys’ basketball game against Centennial.

Although unimpressed with Paul Frye's style, a three-judge panel dismissed a sex-discrimination lawsuit that former players filed against Frye and other school officials for his use of 'crude and vulgar' language in motivating his players.

News-Gazette college basketball writer Scott Richey is an Associated Press Top 25 voter for both men’s basketball and women’s basketball. Here’s how his latest polls compare with the real ones released Monday:

Loren Tate’s weekend column about the tragic bleacher collapse at Purdue basketball game in 1947 hit home for Carolyn Conrad of Urbana.

We’re less than one month away from the start of the IHSA girls’ basketball postseason.

In Chapter 3 of our monthlong series, we asked those in the know to gaze into their crystal balls and tell us what big changes they wouldn’t be shocked to see in their field by the end of the decade of the 2020s.