CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Taylor Zalewksi kicked a 51-yard field goal with just over two minutes left on Saturday to deliver Illinois a come-from-behind 27-25 win over Middle Tennessee.

But, before they could celebrate, the Illini had to endure Cody Clark's 43-yard field-goal try for the Blue Raiders that missed wide left with eight seconds left in the game.

The Illini (3-1) led 24-12 going into the fourth quarter.

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WMOT)  --  Murfreesboro Police have released new details about a vehicle crash  at the intersection of New Salem Highway and Warrior Drive that left a motorcyclist seriously injured.

LEXINGTON, Tenn. (AP) — A West Tennessee sheriff is refusing to remove the phrase "In God We Trust" from his patrol cars.

Henderson County Sheriff Brian Duke told WBBJ-TV ( that he got a letter from the Freedom From Religion Foundation saying that the phrase doesn't belong on government vehicles and asking him to remove it.

Duke said he added the national motto to about 20 cruisers last month.

Duke told the station that the U.S. Supreme Court has held that use of the phrase is legal, and he responded to the letter with a simple "no."

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga has long been touted as the crown jewel of Tennessee's economic development efforts over the last decade. Now, state officials are trying to sooth fears about the potential impact on the factory as an emissions cheating scandal engulfs the German automaker.

Republican Gov. Bill Haslam said through a spokesman that his administration has "been assured by Volkswagen that they are not going anywhere and will continue to grow in Chattanooga."

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Memphis Police Department is issuing body cameras to its officers, with a goal of giving the equipment to 2,000 officers by the end of the year.

Police Director Toney Armstrong says the department has already received about 500 cameras from the vendor. He says about 50 officers are being trained to use the cameras every day. Armstrong believes the cameras will provide more transparency to police operations.