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Asmussen | How history might repeat iself for Illini basketball

An Illini team with a talented young guard, an do-it-all Illinois kid and a couple of contributing transfers. Sound familiar? It should.

Asmussen | How history might repeat iself for Illini basketball
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Asmussen | New Illini Petitbon ready to make immediate impact

Asmussen | New Illini Petitbon ready to make immediate impact

The former Alabama offensive lineman will participate in spring drills with Rod Smith's Illinois unit.

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'I just love to dance'

'I just love to dance'

Loren Tate, once a rascal himself at the University of Illinois (Class of '53), huddled with today's Big Man On Campus — Giorgi Bezhanishvili — for a 15-minute conversation about, well, not much basketball.

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Illini Legends, Lists and Lore: Feb. 17, 2019

Illini Legends, Lists and Lore: Feb. 17, 2019

On this date 64 years ago, Ira Carrithers, one of the University of Illinois' most prominent athletes of the George Huff coaching era, died in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, at the age of 70.

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Sat, 02/16/2019 - 11:11am

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Mon, 02/18/2019 - 7:00am

Griffin putting in work to expand role off Illini bench

Griffin putting in work to expand role off Illini bench

Illini freshman's teammates help him maintain the confidence shooting even when he shots aren't falling


Mon, 02/18/2019 - 7:00am

Preview: Illinois at No. 20 Wisconsin, 7 p.m. today

Preview: Illinois at No. 20 Wisconsin, 7 p.m. today

Illinois tips off against Wisconsin at 7 p.m. tonight in Madison, Wis.


Mon, 02/18/2019 - 7:00am

Sunday's UI roundup: Women's basketball falls to Michigan

Despite senior Alex Wittinger notching her eighth double-double of the season, the Illini fell 70-56 at home Sunday to Michigan.


Sun, 02/17/2019 - 6:35pm

Illini's confidence soaring with winning streak

Illinois freshman guard Ayo Dosunmu breaks down the feeling of beating Ohio State on the road before delving into the Illini's upcoming matchup with No. 20 Wisconsin. Freshman forward Giorgi Bezhanishvili also discusses his rematch with Ethan Happ and how Illinois' confidence has grown the last few weeks.

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Sun, 02/17/2019 - 6:03pm

Illinois has another shot at big road win

Illinois coach Brad Underwood reflects on Thursday's win at Ohio State before looking ahead to Monday's showdown with No. 20 Wisconsin.

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Sun, 02/17/2019 - 7:00am

23 dunks, 25 games

23 dunks, 25 games

Brad Underwood: 'We haven't really had very many, have we?'


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    2018 Football Schedule

    Sep. 1 Illinois vs. Kent State W 31 - 24
    Sep. 8 Illinois vs. Western Illinois W 34 - 14
    Sep. 15 Illinois vs. South Florida L 19 - 25
    Sep. 21 Illinois vs. Penn State L 24 - 63
    Oct. 6 Illinois at Rutgers W 38 - 17
    Oct. 13 Illinois Homecoming vs. Purdue L 7 - 46
    Oct. 20 Illinois vs. Wisconsin L 20 - 49
    Oct. 27 Illinois at Maryland L 33 - 63
    Nov. 3 Illinois vs. Minnesota W 55 - 31
    Nov. 10 Illinois at Nebraska L 35 - 54
    Nov. 17 Illinois vs. Iowa L 0 - 63
    Nov. 24 Illinois at Northwestern L 16 - 24

     

    Basketball Schedule

    Nov. 2 Illinois vs. Illinois Wesleyan W 83 - 67
    Nov. 8 Illinois vs. Evansville W 99 - 60
    Nov. 13 Illinois vs. Georgetown L 80 - 88
    Nov. 19 Illinois vs. Gonzaga L 78 - 84
    Nov. 20 Illinois vs. Arizona/Iowa State L 68 - 84
    Nov. 21 Illinois vs. Xavier L 74 - 83
    Nov. 25 Illinois vs. Mississippi Valley State W 86 - 67
    Nov. 27 Illinois vs. Notre Dame L 74 - 76
    Dec. 2 Illinois vs. Nebraska L 60 - 75
    Dec. 5 Illinois vs. Ohio State L 67 - 77
    Dec. 8 Illinois vs. UNLV W 77 - 74
    Dec. 15 Illinois vs. East Tennessee State W 73 - 55
    Dec. 22 Illinois vs. Missouri, St. Louis L 63 - 79
    Dec. 29 Illinois vs. Florida Atlantic L 71 - 73
    Jan. 3 Illinois vs. Indiana L 65 - 73
    Jan. 6 Illinois vs. Northwestern L 66 - 68
    Jan. 10 Illinois vs. Michigan L 69 - 79
    Jan. 16 Illinois vs. Minnesota W 95 - 68
    Jan. 20 Illinois vs. Iowa L 71 - 95
    Jan. 23 Illinois vs. Wisconsin L 60 - 72
    Jan. 26 Illinois vs. Maryland W 78 - 67
    Jan. 30 Illinois vs. Minnesota L 75 - 86
    Feb. 2 Illinois vs. Nebraska W 71 - 64
    Feb. 5 Illinois vs. Michigan State W 79 - 74
    Feb. 9 Illinois vs. Rutgers W 99 - 94
    Feb. 14 Illinois vs. Ohio State W 63 - 56
    Feb. 18 Illinois vs Wisconsin
    Feb. 23 Illinois vs. Penn State, SFC
    Feb. 27 Illinois vs. Purdue
    Mar. 3 Illinois vs. Northwestern, SFC
    Mar. 7 Illinois vs. Indiana, SFC
    Mar. 10 Illinois vs. Penn State