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Tate: Groce's job status is talk of town

Rough start in Big Ten fuels flames.

Tate: Groce's job status is talk of town
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Sunday Conversation: Terrell Lewis

Sunday Conversation: Terrell Lewis

You might remember Eastern Illinois guard Terrell Lewis as Cornell Johnston. He's now tied for the school's all-time basketball assists lead.

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Whitman recalls wild first 10 months as UI AD

Whitman recalls wild first 10 months as UI AD

Josh Whitman didn’t have ‘Become Illinois athletic director’ as one of his 2016 New Year’s resolutions. Honestly.

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UI signees Tilmon, Pickett showing senior leadership

UI signees Tilmon, Pickett showing senior leadership

Illinois basketball signees Jeremiah Tilmon and Javon Pickett have put up big stats so far in their senior seasons, but the two high schoolers are also making strides in on-court leadership.

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Thu, 01/19/2017 - 8:47pm

Illini coaches: Five years and counting

Illini coaches: Five years and counting

Illinois has had eight coaches, including John Groce, spend at least five seasons in charge of the Illini.


Thu, 01/19/2017 - 8:39pm

Asmussen's Hoop it up: Sooners rise to the occasion

Asmussen's Hoop it up: Sooners rise to the occasion

Veteran writer Bob Asmussen takes his weekly look around Dick Vitale's favorite game.


Thu, 01/19/2017 - 8:52pm

Ex-Illini and area player in all-star games

Ex-Illini and area player in all-star games

Wes Lunt, Dawuane Smoot and others will take the field to try to impress NFL scouts.


Thu, 01/19/2017 - 8:59pm

Ram advances at Australian Open

Ram advances at Australian Open

Points, Campbell playing golf in California.


Wed, 01/18/2017 - 7:32pm

Vaughn transferring from Illinois

Vaughn transferring from Illinois

Running back departing after two seasons with Illini.


Wed, 01/18/2017 - 11:30pm

Hill: More pride needed in 'D'

Hill: More pride needed in 'D'

Road victories lacking because of shoddy defense, senior says.


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    2016 Football Schedule

    Sept. 3, vs. Murray State, W 52-3 | Game Story | Tate Column
    Sept. 10, vs. North Carolina, L 23-48 | Game Story | Tate Column
    Sept. 17, vs. Western Michigan, L 10-34 Game Story | Tate Column
    Oct. 1, at Nebraska, L 16-31 Game Story | Tate Column
    Oct. 8, vs. Purdue, L 34-31  Game Story | Tate Column
    Oct. 15, at Rutgers, W 24-7  Game Story | Tate Column
    Oct. 22, at Michigan, L 41-8  Game Story | Tate Column
    Oct. 29, vs. Minnesota, L 17-40  Game Story | Tate Column
    Nov. 5, vs. Michigan State, W 31-27  | Game Story | Tate Column
    Nov. 12, at Wisconsin, L 3-48  | Game Story | Tate Column
    Nov. 19, vs. Iowa, L 0-28  | Game Story | Tate Column
    Nov. 26, at Northwestern, L 21-42 | Game Story | Tate Column

     

    Basketball Schedule

    Oct. 30 Illinois vs. Washington U,(exh.), W 82-75
    Nov. 4 Illinois vs. Lewis, (exh.), 7 p.m. W 95-51
    Nov. 11 Illinois vs. South East Missouri State, 8 p.m. W 81-62
    Nov. 13 Illinois vs. Northern Kentucky, 5 p.m. W 79-64
    Nov. 15 Illinois vs. McKendree, 7 p.m. W 112-65
    Nov. 18 Illinois vs. Detroit, 7 p.m. W 89-69
    Nov. 21 Illinois vs. Winthrop, 7 p.m. L 84-80
    Nov. 24 Illinois vs. West Virginia, 1:30 p.m.* L 57-89
    Nov. 25 Illinois vs. Florida St or Temple, 11:30 a.m. or 2 p.m. L 72-61
    Nov. 29 Illinois vs. North Carolina State, 8 p.m. W 87-74
    Dec. 3 Illinois vs. VCU, 2 p.m. W 64-46
    Dec. 6 Illinois vs. IUPUI, 7 p.m. W 85-77
    Dec. 10 Illinois vs. Central Michigan, 2 p.m. W 92-73
    Dec. 17 Illinois vs. BYU, 8:30 p.m.^ W 75-73
    Dec. 21 Illinois vs. Missouri, 6 p.m. W 75-66
    Dec. 27 Illinois at Maryland, 4 p.m. L 59-84
    Jan. 1 Illinois vs. Ohio State, 6 p.m. W 75-70
    Jan. 7 Illinois at Indiana, 4 p.m. L 80-96
    Jan. 11 Illinois vs. Michigan, 8 p.m.
    Jan. 14 Illinois vs. Maryland, 5 p.m.
    Jan. 17 Illinois at Purdue, 6 p.m.
    Jan. 21 Illinois at Michigan, 1:15 p.m.
    Jan. 25 Illinois vs. Iowa, 8 p.m.
    Jan. 28 Illinois at Penn State, 3:30 p.m.
    Jan. 31 Illinois vs. Wisconsin, 8 p.m.
    Feb. 4 Illinois vs. Minnesota, 3 p.m.
    Feb. 7 Illinois at Northwestern, 7 p.m.
    Feb. 11 Illinois vs. Penn State, 1 p.m.
    Feb. 18 Illinois at Iowa, 1 p.m.
    Feb. 21 Illinois vs. Northwestern, 7 p.m.
    Feb. 26 Illinois at Nebraska, 6:30 p.m.
    March. 1 Illinois vs. Michigan State, 8 p.m.
    March. 4 Illinois at Rutgers, 11 a.m.
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    +at Miami
    ^at Chicago
    #at St. Louis