"Obviously now we have a chance to have one of the most memorable seasons in school history, and that would only further cement his place in our program's record books."
Anticipating that college athletes would soon get a chance to do endorsements, attorney Dustin Maguire made that a specialty of his practice. Here's his take on how things may play out.
"I don't even have the words to explain (how I feel)," Padilla said. "This is literally history."
The reality is that the college athletes who stand to benefit the most are those who compete in revenue sports like football and men's basketball.
While the NCAA fought against NIL ruling, many universities have taken a proactive approach, though the unknown is causing trepidation for universities at every level.
Illinois has lost three straight games against Notre Dame by a combined 15 points.
Illinois' matchup with Marquette on Nov. 15 is its first official game announcement for the 2021-22 season.
Illinois announced Friday that it will allow 100% capacity at its home venues for the 2021-22 sports season, a decision that is in conjunction with the state moving into Phase 5 of its Restore Illinois plan Friday.
CHAMPAIGN — When Trent Frazier announced last week, he would be returning to the Illinois men's basketball team for a super-senior season, it …
Illinois All-American Kofi Cockburn announced on his social media accounts Sunday that he has declared for the NBA Draft.
Illini senior Trent Frazier announced with a video on his social media accounts Saturday that he will return for the 2021-22 season, taking advantage of the additional year of competition opportunity.
"To my teammates, my brothers, and all of Illini Nation, I want to say thank you for being part of this special journey," Frazier’s announcement read. "We have created memories that will last forever."
Fighting Illini senior Trent Frazier announced on his social media accounts Friday that he is declaring for the NBA Draft. He plans to sign with an NCAA approved agent in order to maintain eligibility for the additional season of competition opportunity.
The Illinois men's basketball team played liked a No. 1 seed against No. 16-seeded Drexel in their first round game on Friday at Indiana Farmers Coliseum in Indianapolis.
CHAMPAIGN — For senior guard Trent Frazier, there is no way the No. 2 nationally ranked and No. 1-seeded Illinois men's basketball team is goi…
CHAMPAIGN — Before the tipoff to No. 4 Illinois' blowout victory over No. 2 Michigan on Tuesday, junior guard Ayo Dosunmu took part in the sho…
EAST LANSING, Mich. — Michigan State started its long string of NCAA Tournament appearances in the previous century by being the toughest team…
CHAMPAIGN — On a night when everything was clicking for Illinois' offense against Minnesota in their 94-63 win on Saturday, it was completely …
From pregame warmup drills though the pickup-game vibe of the second half, the Illinois players kept filling Minnesota's mostly empty arena with chants and cheers.
CHAMPAIGN — Adam Miller is no longer a freshman.