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Williams' season on upswing

Freshman has never been better during his last two games for the Illini.

Williams' season on upswing
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Behind the scenes on National Signing Day

Behind the scenes on National Signing Day

“I want it to be relaxed,” Illinois coach Bill Cubit says. “I want guys to enjoy being in here, do different things. There could be so much tension.”

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Sunday Conversation: Paul Klee

Sunday Conversation: Paul Klee

Klee is covering his second Super Bowl in his third full season as the Denver sports columnist for The Gazette of Colorado Springs, Colo.

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'You might even describe The Chair as having been thrown'

Chair for Henson

Mary Henson tells us about the gift from Bob Knight

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Fri, 02/12/2016 - 1:41pm

Illini Preview: Wildcats using depth effectively

D.J. Williams shares the importance of watching game film, Malcolm Hill sheds some insight on Northwestern and Jalen Coleman-Lands discusses his improving overall game in the latest "Illini Preview" video.

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Fri, 02/12/2016 - 8:42pm

Sneak peek: UI women vs. Rutgers

Sneak peek: UI women vs. Rutgers

Beat writer Bob Asmussen takes a closer look at the Senior Day contest.


Thu, 02/11/2016 - 10:14pm

Illini adapting to Rivera's absence

Illini adapting to Rivera's absence

Ruby Rivera is the alleged vandal of the menorah outside the Chabad Center for Jewish Life in Champaign.


Thu, 02/11/2016 - 11:14pm

Ferguson among ex-Illini going to NFL combine

Ferguson among ex-Illini going to NFL combine

A two-year drought without having a player selected in the NFL draft may end this year for Illinois.


Thu, 02/11/2016 - 10:57pm

Four UI softball storylines as season gets underway

Four UI softball storylines as season gets underway

A new era of UI softball starts today. First-year coach Tyra Perry and her team open the 2016 season at 9 this morning against Long Island Brooklyn at the Florida International Invitational in Miami.


Thu, 02/11/2016 - 9:39pm

Tate: These programs aren't too classy

Tate: These programs aren't too classy

Tomfoolery seems to take precedence over academics.


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    Basketball Schedule

    Nov. 8 Illinois vs. Springfield, W 104-69 (exh.)*
    Nov. 13 Illinois vs. North Florida, L 93-81*
    Nov. 15 Illinois vs. North Dakota State, W 80-74*
    Nov. 18 Illinois vs. Providence, L 60-59
    Nov. 21 Illinois vs. Chattanooga, L 81-77
    Nov. 23 Illinois vs. Chicago State, W 82-79*
    Nov. 27 Illinois vs. UAB, W 72-58#
    Nov. 28 Illinois vs. Iowa State, L 84-73#
    Dec. 2 Illinois vs. Notre Dame, L 84-79
    Dec. 5 Illinois vs. Western Carolina , W 80-68
    Dec. 9 Illinois vs. Yale, W 69-65
    Dec. 12 Illinois vs. UIC, W 83-79
    Dec. 19 Illinois vs. South Dakota, W 91-79
    Dec. 23 Illinois vs. Missouri, W 82-79
    Dec. 30 Illinois vs. Michigan, L 78-68
    Jan. 3 Illinois vs. Ohio State, L 75-73
    Jan. 7 Illinois vs. Michigan State, L 79-54
    Jan. 10 Illinois vs. Purdue, W 84-70
    Jan. 16 Illinois vs. Nebraska, L 78-67
    Jan. 19 Illinois vs. Indiana, L 103-69
    Jan. 23 Illinois vs. Minnesota, W 76-71 (OT)
    Jan. 28 Illinois vs. Ohio State, L 68-63
    Jan. 31 Illinois vs Wisconsin, L 63-55
    Feb. 3 Illinois vs. Rutgers, W 110-101 (3OT)
    Feb. 7 Illinois vs. Iowa, L 77-65
    Feb. 13 Illinois vs. Northwestern, 7 p.m.
    Feb. 16 Illinois vs. Rutgers, 8 p.m.
    Feb. 21 Illinois vs. Wisconsin, TBD
    Feb. 25 Illinois vs. Indiana, 8 p.m.
    Feb. 28 Illinois vs. Minnesota, TBD
    Mar. 3 Illinois vs. Maryland, 6 p.m.
    Mar. 6 Illinois vs. Penn State, 11 a.m.
    *at Prairie Capital Convention Center, Springfield
    #at Niceville, Fla.
    %at St. Louis

    2016 Football Schedule

    Sept. 3, vs. Murray State, TBD
    Sept. 10, vs. Western Michigan, TBD
    Sept. 17, vs. North Carolina, TBD
    Oct. 1, at Nebraska, TBD
    Oct. 8, vs. Purdue, TBD
    Oct. 15, at Rutgers, TBD
    Oct. 22, at Michigan, TBD
    Oct. 29, vs. Minnesota, TBD
    Nov. 5, vs. Michigan State, TBD
    Nov. 12, at Wisconsin, TBD
    Nov. 19, vs. Iowa, TBD
    Nov. 26, at Northwestern, TBD