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Hyatt Place opens in downtown Champaign

Hyatt Place opens in downtown Champaign

By Abrar Al-Heeti

June 24, 2014

Guests to the Champaign area have a new place to stay during their visit. On Tuesday, the Hyatt Place at 217 N. Neil St., Champaign, opened its doors.  Victor Patterson, general manager of Hyatt Place, said they’re very fortunate to be the only hotel in downtown Champaign. “We’re gonna bring that li...

Illini men’s golf ready for Purdue Invitational

By Dan Bernstein

April 17, 2014

The average “Sunday golfer” usually has a hard time finding fairways, hitting greens-in-regulation and making putts for par. Sophomore Thomas Detry is not your average Sunday golfer. He hits fairways. He hits greens. He is consistent. He describes himself as an all-around solid golfer. Last week, he...