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Area Boys' Swimming and Diving Leaders (Week of March 2)

200 Medley Relay
Swimmer/School    Time

Champaign Central    1:39.14
Sullivan    1:45.41
Centennial    1:49.29
Danville    1:49.36
Urbana    1:53.50
St. Thomas More    1:53.76
Mahomet-Seymour    1:59.00

Crawford, White earn All-Big Ten spots

CHAMPAIGN — Illinois’ Ivory Crawford and Chatrice White earned All-Big Ten honorable mention honors from the conference coaches and media when the league awards were announced Monday.

Illini roundup: Baseball team stays on roll

CONWAY, S.C. — Four Illinois pitchers limited Coastal Carolina to two hits, and the 27th-ranked Illini won 7-1 on Monday at the Chanticleer Classic.

Every Illini starter recorded a hit at Springs Brooks Stadium.

Sports Page 03-02-15

Sports Page 03-02-15: Play now!

Join the News-Gazette sports writers at the Esquire Lounge in downtown Champaign, as they discuss the latest in Illini sports.

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HS Boy's Basketball: 3A Mahomet Regional

Urbana vs. Rantoul in a 3A Regional game at Mahomet-Seymour High School in Mahomet on Monday, March 2, 2015.

Efficiency Stats - B1G Update 3-2-15

Unlike last week when Iowa made a big move up the league's efficiency rankings, there no really big movers in either direction this week.  Both Wisconsin and Michigan State were knocked down a peg, but both are still the league's best and third best, respectively, in efficiency margin.  Illinois and Maryland were the biggest gainers, but neither team made much of a move in the ranking

03-02-15 Monday Morning Quarterbacks

03-02-15 Monday Morning Quarterbacks: Play now!

03-02-15 Monday Morning Quarterbacks.  Jim Turpin and Loren Tate are the Monday Morning Quarterbacks after win over Northwestern.

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This Week In Illini History: Mike Small turns 49

When "Illinois Loyalty" was introduced, Kendall Gill played his last home game and when Matt Sylvester broke the Illini's hearts.

 

March 5 high school sports chat

Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 12:30pm

Executive Sports Editor Fred Kroner is well-versed on what's happening at the Class 3A boys' basketball Mahomet-Seymour Regional. Who does he see winning the five-team regional? When do All-Area teams come out? Will a small-school team make it to state in 1A or 2A? Ask him our prep sports expert in his weekly chat.