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Illinois holds off Indiana in overtime, 83-80 : Illinois sank five key free throws late to knock off Indiana in overtime 83-80 Saturday in the Big Ten opener for both teams. Illinois center Nnanna Egwu sank two free throws with 22 seconds left in overtime to give the Illini (12-2) an 80-77 lead. Thirteen seconds later Tracy Abrams sank another and Rayvonte Rice closed it with two free throws with 2 seconds left.

Midwest Fishing Report: Lakes and rivers around Chicago fishing : Ice fishing, on ice nearly universal now, is the story for this Midwest Fishing Report. I will usually post the sprawling, raw-file online version of the MFR, which appears condensed on the Sun-Times outdoors page, generally by Tuesday evening. A bit early tonight because of New Year’s Eve. If you have suggestions, tweet @BowmanOutside or email

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