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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:

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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:

'(The Big Ten) is a complete grind. So you have to get any game you possibly can. The biggest thing is to protect your home court. The home games we have, we have got to get those.'

How many Eisner grocery stores were in C-U? Why doesn't Savoy have its own school district? Why do some Illini sports teams have chaplains while others don’t? So many questions — and so many answers.

In planning the Orange Krush road trip, we misrepresented ourselves as another active charitable organization, which exercised poor judgment. This was our mistake and for that we are truly sorry,” the Krush tweeted from their official account. 

After planning its biggest road trip yet, the Illinois student section announced that its tickets to Saturday's sold-out game in Iowa City were invalidated. Later Wednesday, Iowa officials said the tickets were purchased under false pretenses and will be given instead to the Boys and Girls Club of Cedar Rapids.