Mahomet Seymour def Champaign Central 21-1
Will Sampson had 2 hits and 5 RBI
Bismarck Henning Rossville Alvin def Iroquois West 16-3
Unity def Rantoul 11-0
Atlanta Braves def Chicago Cubs 10-0
Philadelphia Phillies def St. Louis Cardinals 5-3
Chicago White Sox postponed
(Urbana-cf)-- The Fighting Illini Men’s Basketball program will have another player returning from last season. Da’Monte Williams announced on social media Wednesday afternoon that he will return for one more season. Williams, like Trent Fraizer, have one year of eligibility remaining.
(WPXN-cf)-- The Nascar Cup Series will introduce a new format for this year's All-Star race. This year's race at Texas Motorspeedway will be a 6 round, 100 lap format. The race winner will collect $900,000 and an additional $100,000 will be awarded to the fastest pit crew on a mandatory stop near the end of the race.
(WPXN-cf)-- The first round of the NFL Draft will take place tonight starting at 7. The Jacksonville Jaguars have this year's first overall pick, and are expected to draft Clemson QB Trevor Lawerence. The Chicago Bears will have their first pick at 20, followed by the Indianapolis Colts at 21, and Green Bay Packers at 29. These may change if any draft night trades are initiated.
(Urbana-cf)-- The Fighting Illini Football program added another quarterback to the roster yesterday afternoon. Artur Sitkowski committed to the Illini Wednesday. Sitkowski started for Rutgers last season, and has up to three years of eligibility remaining due to the pandemic. Sitkowski would be entering his senior season.
(Urbana-cf)-- Fighting Illini Tight End and Carlinville native Luke Ford was recruited by Bret Bilemea when he was the head coach at Wisconsin, but chose to go to Georgia. Ford, who transferred home two seasons ago, says that it’s come full circle with Bielema…
Fighting Illini Tight End Luke Ford
Chicago Cubs @ Atlanta Braves-6:20
Philadelphia Phillies @ St. Louis Cardinals-6:45
Detroit Tigers @ Chicago White Sox- 4:10, 7:10