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Another college football game on Saturday will feature two former Super Bowl coaches!
University of Illinois head coach Lovie Smith will take on former San Francisco 49ers head coach, Jim Harbaugh in Ann Arbor starting at 2:30.
Their last meeting on the field was a Monday Night Football game in November of 2012, when Smith was head coach for the Chicago Bears and lost to San Francisc ... READ MORE >>
Millikin Football Team Protests National Anthem
Millikin football players have chosen to continue with National Anthem protests, and took it to another level the past two weeks.
For the second consecutive week, all but one player on the team chose to stay in the locker room during the National Anthem.
On September 24 several Millikin players kneeled during the anthem in a protest similar to San Francisco 49ers quarterback Col ... READ MORE >>
EIU Football Continues Winning Ways
Eastern Illinois continues to succeed in the Ohio Valley Conference.
The Panthers hit the road to take on Tennessee Tech Saturday, and it came down to the wire.
The Golden Eagles had a chance late in the fourth quarter, but E-I-U linebacker Nick Horne made the stop on fourth down to give the Panthers a 30-24 win.
Redshirt Junior Mitch Kimble threw for 323 yards and two t ... READ MORE >>
CHS vs. MHS Volleyball
Not once, but twice, Mattoon's volleyball team gets the rivarly bragging rights.
The Green Wave and the Charleston Trojans faced off for a second time in Lantz Arena, Thursday night.
Like deja vu, this time around wasn't much different.
The Green Wave swept two sets away from the Trojans 25-18 and 25-11.
In their last meeting, back in September, Mattoon defeated Charleston ... READ MORE >>