Jim Rossow

Jim Rossow

Bracket Big Board: Illini a No. 6 seed

Brad Evans is a Champaign native and serious Bracketologist. A fantasy sports expert for Yahoo! Sports, Evans unveiled this season's first Bracket Big Board this week.

Jim Rossow's Big Ten Report

Jim Rossow takes a look around the world of Big Ten basketball.

Jerry Hester Q&A

"When the team comes by where I sit before the game, they give me a fist. I have my ring on so they touch it when we do that. I don't know if they know about it and I haven't told them about it. But I do know they want to win a title."

Faceoff: Who will win the Big Ten?

Jeff Huth and Jim Rossow debate.

Jim Rossow's Big Ten basketball report

Sports editor Jim Rossow takes you around the Big Ten:

Quinn Richardson Q&A

A sharp-shooting captain on Lou Henson's 1983-84 Illini has done as well in the business world as he did on the basketball court. Senior vice president at Bank of America in Chicago, the 47-year-old father of two will join many of his former teammates at this weekend's reunion of the Big Ten champs. Sports editor JIM ROSSOW caught up with Richardson to discuss Lou Henson, the Assembly Hall and the controversial loss to Kentucky in the Elite Eight.

Chat about UI basketball

Ask college basketball beat writer Paul Klee about recruiting during Wednesday's online chat. Submit questions now.

Lou Henson online chat at 1

Legendary coach Lou Henson, who will reunite with several members of his 1983-84 Big Ten championship Illini this weekend in Champaign, will stop by HQ headquarters on Tuesday to conduct an online chat. Submit questions now.

Jim Rossow's Big Ten Basketball Report

Sports editor Jim Rossow takes a look around the world of Big Ten basketball.

Jimmy Jackson Q&A

10 questions for .... Jimmy Jackson

The two-time Big Ten Player of the Year doesn't play much basketball anymore, but he remains close to the game he loves. A Big Ten Network analyst, the former Ohio State star will work Sunday's Illinois-Michigan game at Crisler Arena. Sports editor JIM ROSSOW caught up with the 38-year-old Toledo, Ohio, native Friday to discuss LeBron James, the Fab Five and Thad Matta.