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Self, Weber to attend McClain memorial

Former Illini coaches will be joined in Champaign by members of their staffs

Self, Weber to attend McClain memorial
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Sunday Conversation: Jimmy Collins

Sunday Conversation: Jimmy Collins

He is one of the most beloved assistant coaches in program history. Jimmy Collins is being recognized for his great work at Illinois by being named an honorary member of the Varsity I Association.

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Wayne McClain: 1954-2014

Wayne McClain: 1954-2014

A comprehensive look at the life of the legendary coach, who died Wednesday. 

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From '04 to '14: How things change

From '04 to '14: How things change

Beat writer Marcus Jackson provides a look into what this year's Illinois men's basketball team was up to when the 2004-05 Illini were making their run to the nationa title game

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Sat, 10/18/2014 - 11:29pm

Tate: Illini in familiar situation

Tate: Illini in familiar situation

Mike White brought UI football out of doldrums today’s fans can relate to today.


Sun, 10/19/2014 - 12:08am

Maverick Morgan keeps it cool

Maverick Morgan keeps it cool

The easygoing big man is in the big picture for Illinois men's basketball this season.


Mon, 10/20/2014 - 9:00am

Weekend Wrap: Running backs stand out

Illinois' Class of 2015 running backs commits Dre Brown, Reggie Corbin and Henry Enyenihi all had superb weekends in helping lead their respective teams to victories. 


Sun, 10/19/2014 - 10:02pm

Monday Morning QB: CBs prepare for isolation

Monday Morning QB: CBs prepare for isolation

After spending his off weekend doing what he would normally do — watching college football — Illinois beat writer Matt Daniels weighs in on the game he loves.


Fri, 10/17/2014 - 5:41pm

McClain's funeral Wednesday in Champaign

McClain's funeral Wednesday in Champaign

 The legendary high school basketball coach will be buried at Mount Hope Cemetery following the funeral. 


Sun, 10/19/2014 - 10:09pm

Illini not back in win column yet

Illini not back in win column yet

But a tie against Maryland on Sunday was far better than a fifth straight defeat.


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    2014 Football Schedule

    Aug. 30 Illinois vs. Youngstown State W 28-17
    Sept. 6 Illinois vs. Western Kentucky W 42-34
    Sept. 13 Illinois at Washington L 19-44
    Sept. 20 vs. Texas State W 42-35
    Sept. 27 at Nebraska L 14-45
    Oct. 4 vs. Purdue L 38-27
    Oct. 11 at Wisconsin L 28-38
    Oct. 25 vs. Minnesota, 11 a.m.
    Nov 1 at Ohio State - 7p.m., ABC, ESPN, or ESPN2
    Nov. 15 vs. Iowa - TBA
    Nov. 22 vs. Penn State - TBA
    Nov. 29 at Northwestern - TBA

    2015

    Sept. 5 vs. Kent State
    Sept. 12 vs. Western Illinois
    Sept. 19 at North Carolina
    Sept. 26 vs. Middle Tennesee State
    Oct. 3 vs. Nebraska
    Oct. 10 at Iowa
    Oct. 24 vs. Wisconsin
    Oct. 31 at Penn State
    Nov. 7 at Purdue
    Nov. 14 vs. Ohio State
    Nov. 21 at Minnesota
    Nov. 28 vs. Northwestern

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