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Self, Weber expected at Wayne McClain funeral

Kansas basketball coach Bill Self walks ahead of NBA basketball player Deron Williams, left, and Kansas assistant coach Jerrance Howard, at a celebration of life ceremony for coach Wayne McClain in Champaign on Wednesday Oct. 22, 2014. McClain was an assistant coach to both Self and Bruce Weber, head coach at Kansas State, when they were at Illinois.  McClain died on Oct. 15. (AP Photo/The News-Gazette, John Dixon) MANDATORY CREDIT

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — It seems no one knew that former University of Illinois assistant basketball coach Wayne McClain had cancer until just before he died last week. Not even his brother Terry.

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Funeral set for basketball coach McClain

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — A funeral for former University of Illinois assistant basketball coach and prep-coaching standout Wayne McClain is planned for Wednesday.

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Illini plan 2-quarterback system for Gophers

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Illinois coach Tim Beckman says both Reilly O’Toole and Aaron Bailey will play at quarterback Saturday against Minnesota.

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Top receivers a bright spot for Illinois

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — For a 5-11 freshman Mike Dudek has made some big, acrobatic catches this season for Illinois.

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