CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - The Illinois baseball team's newest assistant coach, Spencer Allen, was in town and on the job Monday. Allen has 12 years of coaching experience, including stints with Purdue, Washington State and most recently Creighton. He is known as a top-notch recruiter, and he is ready to hit the ground running.
MATTOON -- A Mattoon fire has finally been put out, now the clean up begins.
Update: 12:00 pm
MATTOON -- Crews are still pouring water on hot spots after two buildings burned down Sunday night.