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Liddell grabs attention

Belleville West forward has offers from Illinois, DePaul.

Liddell grabs attention
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Asmussen's 10 most embarrassing UI football losses

Asmussen's 10 most embarrassing UI football losses

In his 28th year covering the football team, Bob Asmussen has seen a lot of Illinois losses — 184 of them, to be exact. Where does Saturday’s 34-10 decision against Western Michigan rank on the embarrassment chart?

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Separation anxiety for UI, Lovie?

Separation anxiety for UI, Lovie?

The buyout amounts for both sides in the contract are at or near the top comparable deals in the Big Ten.

Prep Sports

Tim Finke diary: first entry

The junior at Champaign Central, a Division I talent, will fill us in about basketball, recruiting and whatever else is on his mind with a monthly diary:

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Sun, 09/25/2016 - 12:00am

Tate: Kaepernick has good points

Tate: Kaepernick has good points

But quarterback's protest needs direction.


Sun, 09/25/2016 - 12:00am

Pickett shows promise

Pickett shows promise

Class of 2017 recruit has big things in store for Illini hoops fans.


Sun, 09/25/2016 - 12:00am

Sunday Conversation: Frank Lenti Jr.

Sunday Conversation: Frank Lenti Jr.

Growing up, he was Frank Lenti’s kid, the son of the legendary Chicago Mt. Carmel football coach. Lenti is taking his video talents to the Chicago White Sox next week. Before skipping town, he sat down withMarcus Jackson. 


Sat, 09/24/2016 - 11:46pm

Strizak tries to find balance

Strizak tries to find balance

Senior outside hitter was trying to do too much at outset.


Fri, 09/23/2016 - 9:45pm

Bastianelli builds confidence in her offense

Bastianelli builds confidence in her offense

Standout volleyball player already one of the country's best blockers.


Fri, 09/23/2016 - 9:52pm

Richey's volleyball preview: Rutgers up next

Richey's volleyball preview: Rutgers up next

Illini say they won't overlook Scarlet Knights before Nebraska visits.


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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, 3 p.m.
    Oct. 1, at Nebraska, 2:30 p.m.
    Oct. 8, vs. Purdue, TBD
    Oct. 15, at Rutgers, 11 a.m.
    Oct. 22, at Michigan, 2:30 p.m.
    Oct. 29, vs. Minnesota, 11 a.m.
    Nov. 5, vs. Michigan State, TBD
    Nov. 12, at Wisconsin, 2:30 p.m.
    Nov. 19, vs. Iowa, TBD
    Nov. 26, at Northwestern, TBD

     

    Basketball Schedule

    Oct. 30 Illinois vs. Washington U,(exh.), TBD
    Nov. 4 Illinois vs. Lewis, (exh.), TBD
    Nov. 11 Illinois vs. South East Missouri State, 8 p.m.
    Nov. 13 Illinois vs. Northern Kentucky, TBD
    Nov. 15 Illinois vs. McKendree, 7 p.m.
    Nov. 18 Illinois vs. Detroit, TBD
    Nov. 21 Illinois vs. Winthrop, TBD
    Nov. 24 Illinois vs. West Virginia, 1:30 p.m.*
    Nov. 25 Illinois vs. Florida St or Temple, TBD*
    Nov. 29 Illinois vs. North Carolina State, 8 p.m.
    Dec. 3 Illinois vs. VCU, TBD+
    Dec. 6 Illinois vs. IUPUI, TBD
    Dec. 10 Illinois vs. Central Michigan, TBD
    Dec. 17 Illinois vs. BYU, 8:30 p.m.^
    Dec. 21 Illinois vs. Missouri, TBD#
    Dec. 27 Illinois at Maryland, TBD
    Jan. 1 Illinois vs. Ohio State, TBD
    Jan. 7 Illinois at Indiana, TBD
    Jan. 11 Illinois vs. Michigan, TBD
    Jan. 14 Illinois vs. Maryland, TBD
    Jan. 17 Illinois at Purdue, TBD
    Jan. 21 Illinois at Michigan, TBD
    Jan. 25 Illinois vs. Iowa, TBD
    Jan. 28 Illinois at Penn State, TBD
    Jan. 31 Illinois vs. Wisconsin, TBD
    Feb. 4 Illinois vs. Minnesota, TBD
    Feb. 7 Illinois at Northwestern, TBD
    Feb. 11 Illinois vs. Penn State, TBD
    Feb. 18 Illinois at Iowa, TBD
    Feb. 21 Illinois vs. Northwestern, TBD
    Feb. 26 Illinois at Nebraska, TBD
    March. 1 Illinois vs. Michigan State, TBD
    March. 4 Illinois at Rutgers, TBD
    *at Brooklyn
    +at Miami
    ^at Chicago
    #at St. Louis