http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20131231/sports/712319756/ : 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.
http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20131231/news/712319746/ : Katelynn C. Glusak, 18, of Iowa City, was charged Sunday with zero tolerance and illegal consumption by a minor for drinking alcohol while being underage, according to a police report.
http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20131231/sports/712319744/ : Brett Hundley threw two touchdown passes and ran for two more scores to help No. 17 UCLA rout Virginia Tech 42-12 on Tuesday in the Sun Bowl. The Bruins (10-3) outscored the Hokies (8-5) 28-5 in the second half.
http://www.wpsdlocal6.com/news/local/Two-arrested-in-Massac-County-meth-lab-discovery-238318071.html : Massac County Sheriff’s Deputies have arrested two people connected to a discovered meth lab just outside of Brookport.
http://voices.suntimes.com/sports/midwest-fishing-report-lakes-and-rivers-around-chicago-fishing-9/ : 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