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CHAMPAIGN – Sunday’s performance won’t go down as one of its best this season, but Iowa’s 77-65 victory over Illinois will register in a posit…

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CHAMPAIGN – If judged by their play in the month of November, the Iowa Hawkeyes would have been written off as a team headed for a disappointment.

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CHAMPAIGN – It’s always been a little tough to get a handle on Christian Williams.

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CHAMPAIGN – People in the know are tip-toeing in the shadows right now, trying to move with stealth silence while the University of Illinois’ …

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CHAMPAIGN – People in the know are tip-toeing in the shadows right now, trying to move with stealth silence while the University of Illinois’ …

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CHAMPAIGN – By the time he crossed the national signing day finish line Wednesday, Illini football coach Bill Cubit had spent two-and-a-half m…

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CHAMPAIGN – Illinois’ revolving door of injured basketball players appears ready to spit out a new name.

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CHAMPAIGN -- The search for a new University of Illinois athletics director appears to be heading into the home stretch.

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CHAMPAIGN – This season’s version of Wisconsin basketball will never be confused for the historic group that captivated the country last year.

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CHAMPAIGN – This season’s version of Wisconsin basketball will never be confused for the historic group that captivated the country last year.

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CHAMPAIGN – The sting of Thursday’s overtime loss to Ohio State lingered into the weekend. The challenge now for the Illini basketball team is…

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CHAMPAIGN – A team can lick its wounds following a loss that includes a physical beating, but how is a wound treated when the beating is betwe…

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CHAMPAIGN – After losing three of four games between Jan. 10 and Jan. 21, coach Thad Matta felt it was time to shake up the Ohio State lineup.

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CHAMPAIGN – In the rush to fix University of Illinois athletics, a former basketball player has stepped forward with a solution.

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CHAMPAIGN – The search for the next University of Illinois athletics director trudges on and the finish line could be in sight.

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CHAMPAIGN – The search for the next University of Illinois athletics director trudges on and the finish line could be in sight.

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Illini basketball coaches and players alike have been doing a lot of soul-searching in the days since Tuesday’s 103-69 drubbing at Indiana.

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CHAMPAIGN – Over the course of three decades covering University of Illinois sports, the subject of a coach’s job security has come up more ti…

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CHAMPAIGN – Over the course of three decades covering University of Illinois sports, the subject of a coach’s job security has come up more ti…

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BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – There was a moment in the first half Tuesday when a burst by Illinois made Hoosier fans think they might be in for a real battle.

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BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – There was a moment in the first half Tuesday when a burst by Illinois made Hoosier fans think they might be in for a real battle.

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BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – When Kevin “Yogi” Ferrell arrived at Indiana four seasons ago, he was a jitterbug freshman with a cool nickname just tryin…

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CHAMPAIGN – One of Illinois’ injured players could make his return tonight at Indiana.

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CHAMPAIGN – One of Illinois’ injured players could make his return Tuesday at Indiana.

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CHAMPAIGN – Of all the lessons learned during this Illini basketball season, here’s one that is seldom considered:

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CHAMPAIGN – Nebraska coach Tim Miles was enjoying his team’s 78-67 victory over Illinois Saturday and was in the midst of noting how difficult…

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CHAMPAIGN – Of all the lessons learned during this Illini basketball season, here’s one that is seldom considered:

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CHAMPAIGN — University of Nebraska basketball coach Tim Miles was enjoying his team’s 78-67 victory over Illinois on Saturday and was in the m…

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CHAMPAIGN – When the Illini basketball team looks in the mirror, they’re hoping to see an even better version of the group that upended Purdue…

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CHAMPAIGN – Before Sunday’s 14-point upset victory over 20th-ranked Purdue, talk of this Illini basketball team reaching the NCAA Tournament w…

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CHAMPAIGN – Before Sunday’s 14-point upset victory over 20th-ranked Purdue, talk of this Illini basketball team reaching the NCAA Tournament w…

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CHAMPAIGN – Purdue has many of the ingredients that could make it a tough out once the college basketball madness begins in March.

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CHAMPAIGN – In the hallway not far from the Illini locker room, Lou Henson was making his way out of the State Farm Center, his face wrapped i…

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CHAMPAIGN – In the hallway not far from the Illini locker room, Lou Henson was making his way out of the State Farm Center, his face wrapped i…

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CHAMPAIGN – Fanged are being sharpened and torches are being lit by Illini basketball fans unhappy that the team’s 0-3 start in Big Ten play c…

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EAST LANSING, Mich. – A season that has thrown the Illini basketball team curveballs, knuckleballs and spitballs threw them a fastball on the …

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EAST LANSING, Mich. – A season that has thrown the Illini basketball team curveballs, knuckleballs and spitballs threw them a fastball on the …

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EAST LANSING, Mich. – Illini freshman Michael Finke, a self-described shooter, has been forced to become a part-time brawler.

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CHAMPAIGN – About 45 minutes before the Illinois-Ohio State basketball game tipped off Sunday, the blue-clad Illini were on the Value City Are…

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COLUMBUS, Ohio – The fight was there, even if the rebounding wasn’t.

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COLUMBUS, Ohio – You’ll have to dig deep in Columbus to find much attention being heaped on Ohio State Buckeye basketball.

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CHAMPAIGN – If you’re an Illini fan who hoisted your champagne flute at midnight on New Year’s Eve, there was no limit to the things you might…

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CHAMPAIGN – When the Illini coaching staff was game-planning for Wednesday’s Big Ten Conference opener against Michigan, head coach John Groce…

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CHAMPAIGN – When the Illini coaching staff was game-planning for Wednesday’s Big Ten Conference opener against Michigan, head coach John Groce…

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CHAMPAIGN – With knee, finger, leg and ankle injuries messing with the Illini basketball roster since the summer, it’s been nearly impossible …

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CHAMPAIGN – While the rest of the world vilifies the two-year contract given to keep Bill Cubit in place, Illinois’ head football coach dials …

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CHAMPAIGN – While the rest of the world tries to vilify the two-year contract given to keep Bill Cubit in place, Illinois’ head football coach…

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