Champaign Sports News

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  • Wednesday Oct 15 | via The News-Gazette 

    UPDATED - Central reaction: 'He touched everybody'

    The Central senior spent a couple hours at the hospital with a few of his teammates that afternoon "talking to the family and showing our support and making sure he knew we supported him as much as he supported us." "When we came in on Monday he looked a little better," Stovall said.

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  • Wednesday Oct 15 | via The News-Gazette 

    Central coach Wayne McClain passes away

    Wayne McClain, the former Illinois assistant basketball coach and state-champion head coach at Peoria Manual, died Wednesday. He was 59. Mr. McClain, the boys' basketball coach at Champaign Central, was hospitalized earlier this week in the intensive-care unit, suffering from pneumonia.

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