CHAMPAIGN — Before the IHSA Board of Directors meeting on Wednesday, Illinois basketball, football and baseball coaches shared tweets of suppo…
CHAMPAIGN — The bond between high school teammates can last through the years, long after the final buzzer sounds.
Before Aaron Henry was named Illinois football's new defensive backs coach by head coach Bret Bielema, Henry had a hand in Bielema landing the Illini job.
It's not common to find a silver lining in all the changes brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic, but Millikin sophomore basketball player Jarius Ingram has found one in balancing his busy schedule.
The No. 14 Illinois men’s basketball home game against Penn State originally schedule for Wed., Jan. 20 has been rescheduled for Tues., Jan. 1…
University of Illinois head football coach Bret Bielema named Aaron Henry to his staff as defensive backs coach on Tuesday.
When you see a No. 23 jersey on the basketball court, it is natural to think of the stars who have worn it: Michael Jordan, Lebron James, Anthony Davis. They are more than outstanding basketball talent; they are the bedrock successful franchises have been built upon.
The Illinois men’s basketball team will have to wait a little long to get back on the court after their Wednesday game at Nebraska was postponed.
Former Eastern Illinois quarterback Tony Romo became the first Panthers player to be selected for the College Football Hall of Fame Monday when the 2021 class was announced by the National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame during “SportsCenter” on ESPN.
CHAMPAIGN — The population of the nearly empty State Farm Center grew by one following the upset victory by Maryland over No. 14 Illinois 66-6…
CHAMPAIGN — Illinois head football coach Bret Bielema has turned to a former player to round out his coaching staff as he announced on Sunday …
The University of Illinois football coaching staff is one step closer to being complete as head football coach Bret Bielema named Ben Miller as the tight ends coach on Sunday.
Maryland men's basketball team only made three of its final 13 shots, but the last two baskets were daggers to the heart in the Terps' 66-63 upset of the No. 12 Illini at the State Farm Center on Sunday.
The rollercoaster ride that the Illinois men's basketball team went on against Northwestern on Thursday is not one it wants to repeat when Maryland comes to the State Farm Center on Sunday at 7 p.m. The Illini fell behind by 15 points at halftime and then clamped down on defense and held the Wildcats to just 13 total points in the second half to grab the 81-56 win.
Those moments when Ayo Dosunmu snaps the backs of opponents late in games are bred partly though successes, but are also through the growth that comes with failure.
When Ryan Walters was a senior safety at the University of Colorado, he had Thursday lunches with former Colorado running back turned businessman Estes Banks, who was a bit of a mentor.
Depending on the account, Illinois head coach Brad Underwood unleashed a verbal fury on his team in the locker room at Welsh-Ryan Arena at halftime on Thursday or said only few words.
There were times on Thursday night where the Big Ten Network cameras caught the angry peering of Brad Underwood only to be following by the angry yelling from the Illinois head coach.
Perhaps a more productive use of Ethan Tabel's time would be to sit at a desk with a pencil and paper in front of him as he produced a wave of new art.
The court at Welsh-Ryan Arena may as well had been shaking after Kofi Cockburn raised his hands and slapped them down on the hardwood before letting out a roar to celebrate the moment after the struggle.
According to a report, Bret Bielema has added the first piece to his defensive staff.
Comparisons between this Illinois basketball team and the 2005 team that rocked and rolled to the NCAA Tournament championship game have been flying around since the summer when both Ayo Dosunmu and Kofi Cockburn announced their returns to the program.