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Altenberger: 'It's going to take time'

Former Illini sees parallels in start of Henson's, Underwood's UI careers

Altenberger: 'It's going to take time'
Illini Sports

Howard 'having a ball' ahead of induction

Howard 'having a ball' ahead of induction

Bob Asmussen caught up with numerous former Illini greats, like Dana Howard, Tara Hurless, Bruce Douglas and more, during the second annual Illinois Hall of Fame Gala in Chicago on Friday night.

Illini Sports

Asmussen | Henson is breaking out his orange coat

Asmussen | Henson is breaking out his orange coat

Lou Henson, the winningest basketball coach in school history, leads the second class at Friday night's Hall of Fame Gala at the Field Museum of Natural History.

Columns

Jim Dey | Critic of pro-Chief billboard is misreading the rhetoric

Jim Dey | Critic of pro-Chief billboard is misreading the rhetoric

Another round of nonsense cropped up this week when a couple of the usual suspects kicked off another exercise in rhetorical overkill on an issue in which there is zero common ground.

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Mon, 06/18/2018 - 11:46am

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Mon, 06/18/2018 - 2:34pm

Welcome to campus, Ayo

Welcome to campus, Ayo

Dosunmu, who averaged 9.5 points, 4.5 assists and 2.3 rebounds to help Team USA win a gold medal, begins his college experience at the UI.


Tue, 06/19/2018 - 7:00am

Top 50 most important Illini: No. 46, Jakari Norwood

Every day for the 50 days leading up to the first Illinois football practice, beat writer Scott Richey will reveal the 50 most important Illini for the 2018 season.


Tue, 06/19/2018 - 7:00am

Top 50 teams in 2018: No. 46, California

Every day for the 50 days leading up to the first Illinois football practice, beat writer Scott Richey will reveal the 50 most important Illini for the 2018 season.


Mon, 06/18/2018 - 3:06pm

Illini offer 2018 forward

Former Ole Miss signee latest target


Mon, 06/18/2018 - 8:51am

Top 50 most important Illini: No. 47, Jimmy Marchese

Every day for the 50 days leading up to the first Illinois football practice, beat writer Scott Richey will reveal the 50 most important Illini for the 2018 season.


Sun, 06/17/2018 - 7:00am

Hill happy to make basketball sole focus in pros

Hill happy to make basketball sole focus in pros

Former Illinois guard Malcolm Hill knew professional basketball was going to be different, but embracing those differences has become a key part of his development at the next phase of his career.


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    2018 Football Schedule

    Sep. 1 Illinois vs. Kent State, (11 am CT, BTN)
    Sep. 8 Illinois vs. Western Illinois (6:30 pm CT, BTN)
    Sep. 15 Illinois vs. South Florida at Soldier Field (2:30 pm CT, BTN)
    Sep. 21 Illinois vs. Penn State (8 pm CT, FS1)
    Oct. 6 Illinois vs. Rutgers
    Oct. 13 Illinois Homecoming vs. Purdue (2:30 pm CT, BTN)
    Oct. 20 Illinois vs. Wisconsin (11 am CT, BTN)
    Oct. 27 Illinois vs. Maryland
    Nov. 3 Illinois vs. Minnesota, Memorial Stadium
    Nov. 10 Illinois vs. Nebraska
    Nov. 17 Illinois vs. Iowa, Memorial Stadium
    Nov. 24 Illinois vs. Northwestern

     

    Basketball Schedule

    Nov. 10 Illinois vs. Southern - W 102 - 55
    Nov. 12 Illinois vs. Tennessee-Martin W 77 - 74
    Nov. 17 Illinois vs. DePaul - W 82 - 73
    Nov. 19 Illinois vs. Marshall - W 91 - 74
    Nov. 22 Illinois vs. Augustana - W 96 - 62
    Nov. 24 Illinois vs. North Carolina Central - W 86 - 73
    Nov. 28 Illinois at Wake Forest - L 73 - 86
    Dec. 1 Illinois at Northwestern - L 68 - 72
    Dec. 3 Illinois vs. Maryland - L 91 - 92
    Dec. 6 Illinois vs. Austin Peay - W 64 - 57
    Dec. 9 Illinois at UNLV - L 82 - 89
    Dec. 13 Illinois vs. Longwood - W 92 - 45
    Dec. 16 Illinois vs. New Mexico State L 69 - 74
    Dec. 23 Illinois vs. Missouri (at St. Louis) - W 70 -64
    Dec. 30 Illinois vs. Grand Canyon - W 62 - 58
    Jan. 3 Illinois at Minnesota - L 67 - 77
    Jan. 6 Illinois at Michigan - L 69 - 79
    Jan. 11 Illinois vs. Iowa -  L 97 - 104
    Jan. 15 Illinois at Nebraska - L 63 - 64
    Jan. 19 Illinois at Wisconsin - L 50 - 75
    Jan. 22 Illinois vs. Michigan State - L 74 - 87
    Jan. 24 Illinois vs. Indiana - W 73 - 71
    Jan. 30 Illinois vs. Rutgers - W 91 - 60
    Feb. 4 Illinois at Ohio State - L 67 - 75
    Feb. 8 Illinois vs. Wisconsin - L 69 - 78
    Feb. 11 Illinois vs. Penn State - L 52 - 74
    Feb. 14 Illinois at Indiana - L 68 - 78
    Feb. 18 Illinois vs. Nebraska - W 72 - 66
    Feb. 20 Illinois at Michigan State - L 61 - 81
    Feb. 22 Illinois vs. Purdue - L 86 - 93
    Feb. 25 Illinois at Rutgers - W 75 - 62
    Feb. 28 Illiinois vs. Iowa - L 87 - 96