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    The women's basketball team participated in a community event at the Champaign Public Library. Members of the team visited with children who attended and encouraged them to read and how important reading is to their future. The event was held in conjunction with Hometown Heroes.

    Hometown Heroes is a community outreach program that provides our student-athletes with opportunities to interact with youth from Champaign County while spreading an anti-drug, anti-gang and pro-Illini message. This program enables our student-athletes to develop their speaking skills while impacting the lives of others as they serve as role models for the youth of our community.


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