CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — People who gathered to remember basketball coach Wayne McClain say it was like him not to reveal he was ill with cancer.
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CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago guard Jimmy Butler sprained his left thumb in the Bulls’ exhibition game against the Charlotte Hornets on Sunday night.
The Galesburg community and especially the Galesburg athletic community lost what one person describes as a “force” recently.
ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Wisconsin is the unanimous pick to win the Big Ten, and the Badgers’ Frank Kaminsky is the Preseason Player of the Year.
ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Big Ten newcomer Maryland is the pick to win the conference in women’s basketball in a vote by coaches and media. Minnesota’s Rachel Banham is the Preseason Player of the Year.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Former Illinois assistant coach and current Champaign Central High School head basketball coach Wayne McClain has died. He was 59.