Men's Basketball

Men's Basketball

Asmussen: 5 picks for second UI Hall class

We know Lou Henson will be part of the Illinois Hall of Fame Class of 2018. Who joins the coaching legend? Here are Bob Asmussen's five picks:

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PODCAST: SportsTalk 06-27-17

PODCAST: SportsTalk 06-27-17: Play now!

Michael Kiser and Loren Tate host the Tuesday edition of Sports Talk. They talk with Cody Westerlund and Ryan Easterling.

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Today: Open Line on 'Penny'

Have a beef? Let host Jim Turpin know during an hour of Open Line on today's "Penny For Your Thoughts" on WDWS 1400-AM.

Illini make offer to 2019 forward

CHAMPAIGN — Illinois' recruiting efforts under Brad Underwood have made big men a priority in future classes. The Illini continued that pursuit Monday with an offer to Class of 2019 forward Drew Timme.

Illini Legends, Lists & Lore: Anthony Pleviak

Happy 70th Birthday to 1968 Fighting Illini football star Anthony “Tony” Pleviak.

The 6-foot-2, 237-pound defensive tackle came to Illinois from Zion-Benton High School, where he was a three-sport standout.

Great Scott: 2018 NBA Draft

Is three days after the 2017 NBA draft too soon to start thinking about how the 2018 version might play out? Not really, considering mock drafts for next season have been published for months now, only changing when a prospect or two that declared for 2017 decided to head back to college. That's the focus this week for SCOTT RICHEY. Missouri freshman Michael Porter Jr.

Illini Hall of Fame to add Henson

Send Lou a note here

At the end of Friday night's Illinois athletics Hall of Fame gala in Chicago, Josh Whitman announced what many Illinois fans have wanted to hear.

PODCAST: Saturday SportsTalk 06-24-17

PODCAST: Saturday SportsTalk 06-24-17: Play now!

Michael Kiser and Loren Tate host the Saturday edition of Sports Talk. They talk with Craig Tiley, Nick Anderson and Mark Schanowski.

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Hill will suit up for Thunder

CHAMPAIGN — Malcolm Hill had options following Thursday night’s NBA draft.

The former Illinois guard wasn’t one of the 60 players selected during the two rounds, but he still had interest from a handful of teams.

One of those teams was at the top of Hill’s list since his May workout.

PODCAST: SportsTalk 06-23-17

PODCAST: SportsTalk 06-23-17: Play now!

SportTalk with Scott Beatty and guests Tim Ditman and Scott Richey.  Topics include Illini Hockey and Illini Hall of Fame Inductees.

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