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Welcome to “Good Morning, Illini Nation,” your daily dose of college basketball news from Illini beat writer and AP Top 25 voter Scott Richey. He’ll offer up insights every morning on Brad Und…

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Welcome to “Good Morning, Illini Nation,” your daily dose of college basketball news from Illini beat writer and AP Top 25 voter Scott Richey. He’ll offer up insights every morning on Brad Underwood’s team:

Welcome to “Good Morning, Illini Nation,” your daily dose of college basketball news from Illini beat writer and AP Top 25 voter Scott Richey. He’ll offer up insights every morning on Brad Underwood’s team:

Fifty-one years ago today — May 8, 1971 — in a dual meet victory against Michigan, University of Illinois track and field junior Rick Gross set the Illini varsity record for the 3,000-meter steeplechase in a time of 8 minutes, 52.3 seconds. He also triumphed that day in the three-mile run (1…

Spring football is done at Illinois and across the rest of the Big Ten. Seems like as good a time as any to put the conference teams in some sort of order. A power poll if you will. Actually, more of a projected power rating based on my best guesses and the help of some friends across the le…

Questions about 24 days of rain in the last 36 days, the long-awaited opening of Sweet Basil Cafe, the avian flu, whether Champaign has four middle schools and whether the dockless bike provider is getting a city subsidy.