Sophomore guard fresh off career-high scoring performance in season opener
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Illinois tops Indiana State by 19
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The women's basketball resurgence at Illinois in the 1990s had a lot to do with coach Theresa Grentz. But the former Rutgers coach would have likely never come to Champaign-Urbana without the efforts of Dr. Karol Kahrs.
On this date 73 years ago today in University of Illinois football history — Sept. 27, 1947 — the defending Big Ten and Rose Bowl champions opened their season with a less-than-impressive 14-0 victory over the Pitt Panthers at Memorial Stadium
The return of Big Ten football was only part of an onslaught of promising campus news during a school year that's had little of it. Also OK'd: the start of the college basketball season and the kickoff of movie night and a concert this weekend at Memorial Stadium.
Top moments? Top performances? There were plenty of them. Beat writer Scott Richey highlights the best and brightest teams, coaches and athletes from the past 12 months on the Illinois athletics scene — and also looks ahead to what is sure to be an unprecedented year due to the COVID-19 pandemic
The area sports world is still on hiatus because of the global health threat caused by the coronavirus pandemic. As he will until the crisis subsides, sports editor Matt Daniels spent the week telling the stories of those affected by the pandemic in a variety of ways.
Cassie Arner is the associate athletic director for marketing, fan development and strategic communication within the Illinois athletic department. She's also a 46-year-old white woman who is the mother of a 16-year-old black son, Clevel, and has spent most of his life learning about what life is like from his eyes. 'I had to learn everything I could. I needed to be fully educated so I could understand and advocate for him.'