Evan Abramson

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MAROA, Ill. (WAND) -- When he first sent out his #HearOurVoiceIllinois video, Maroa-Forsyth senior football player Wade Jostes had about 30 classmates by his side, helping him support his mission.

A little over three days later, his video posted on Twitter now has over 34-thousand views, with hundreds of parents, players and school officials joining the cause to bring back high school sports in Illinois.

Current CBS broadcaster, former NFL quarterback, and former Eastern Illinois University quarterback Tony Romo is heading to the College Football Hall of Fame. 

The announcement came Monday as Romo will represent the first ever EIU player to enter the fall of fame. 

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CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WAND) -- For the first time all season, No. 12 Illinois (9-4, 5-2) fell at home at the State Farm Center despite getting 23 points, a game-high, from junior Ayo Dosunmu.

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DECATUR, ILL. (WAND-TV) -- Millikin Men's and Women's Basketball will have a season in 2021. 

In 15 days to be exact, the energy that both teams are displaying in practice will be used on the court during a unique regular season.

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