This matchup was so good, four quarters weren't enough to settle it. In overtime, though, sophomore Warren Skoza made two huge plays — a key block and a buzzer-beating tip-in — to send Uni to a 52-50 victory. Junior Dan Lilly led Uni with 23 points. The Illineks (10-5, 4-1 ECIC) play again on Thursday at Decatur Lutheran.
Earlier today, members of the Online Gargoyle staff live-blogged Barack Obama's inauguration as the 44th president of the United States. Inside are links to their individual blogs, followed by the full text of each blogger's entries. Check out their reactions as a new era in American history began.
The Red Hot Chili Peppers are on hiatus, but their guitarist, John Frusciante, has been hard at work on his 10th solo album, which hits the stores this week. Will Fernandez has a preview of that and several other new CDs. Meanwhile, Laura Dripps, Eleni Yannelis, and Gordon Ruan give a rundown of what's new in movies, DVDs, and video games.