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Illinois to get $1.6M for Heart of Dallas Bowl

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The University of Illinois will receive $1.6 million for playing in the Heart of Dallas Bowl on Friday against Louisiana Tech, bowl spokesman Brant Ringler said.

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Bears’ Long inactive for Lions game with hip injury

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Bears right guard Kyle Long is inactive for Sunday’s game against the Detroit Lions because of a hip injury.

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No. 21 Mississippi State trounces Illinois-Chicago 73-36

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Kendra Grant scored 14 points and No. 21 Mississippi State trounced Illinois-Chicago 73-36 in the Las Vegas Holiday Hoops Classic on Saturday.

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Kentucky scores first 24 points, beats UCLA 83-42

Kentucky forward Willie Cauley-Stein (15) dunks the ball as Dominique Hawkins, Norman Powell, and Bryce Alford watch, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

CHICAGO (AP) — Devin Booker had 19 points, and No. 1 Kentucky scored the game’s first 24 points in an 83-44 victory over UCLA on Saturday.

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Illinois St rallies to beat New Hampshire 21-18 in FCS semis

New Hampshire's Nico Steriti (5) looks for room to run against Illinois State's Donte McCoy (3) and Alex Donnelly (40) in the first half of their NCAA FCS semifinal college football game Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, in Durham,N.H. (AP Photo/Jim Cole)

DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — Illinois State scored 15 unanswered points in the fourth quarter as the fifth-seeded Redbirds rallied for a 21-18 win over top-seeded New Hampshire in the FCS semifinals on Saturday.

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