The Yearly Night In The Champaign Snow


We arrived in the new generation coal plant capital of the world late last night — the mayor of Mattoon, charmingly, used to coach us in baseball — so our holiday season has already begun. And we kick it off with our yearly trip to Champaign for some Illini basketball. » 12/20/07 4:30pm 12/20/07 4:30pm

Ron Zook, Illinois And Our Spinning Brains


We have resisted as long as we can: We now, to finish our day, talk about the Illini. And what better way to do so than through the restless guns of Ron Zook. » 10/10/07 6:45pm 10/10/07 6:45pm