1. Rayvonte Rice Injury: Updates on Illinois Star's Hand and Recovery

    Illinois leading scorer Rayvonte Rice suffered a broken hand that's going to sideline him for more than a month. Gary Parrish of CBS Sports initially reported on Tuesday the injury occurred during practice on Monday...

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  2. Illinois Beats Kennesaw State 93-45

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- Rayvonte Rice scored 21 points on Saturday night and Illinois cruised past Kennesaw State 93-45 in a final tune-up before Big Ten play...

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  3. Nunn Leads Illinois to Easy Win over Hampton, 73-55

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  4. Illinois Debuting Gray Uniforms for Tonight's Jimmy V Classic

    Gray alternate uniforms are definitely in for Illinois this year. The football team scored one of its biggest wins of the season, knocking off Minnesota while wearing special “Gray Ghost” uniforms...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 3 months ago 29 reads 0 comments

  5. Illinois to Honor Starters on 2004-05 Squad with Bobbleheads

    The 2014-15 season marks the ten-year anniversary of a special season in the history of Illinois basketball...

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  6. Rice, Illini Stay Perfect with Win over Indiana State

    LAS VEGAS — Illinois wasted no time in making sure of an appearance in the Las Vegas Invitational championship game...

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  7. Recap: Illinois 88, Indiana State 62

    Illinois 88, Indiana State 62: Rayvonte Rice recorded 21 points, seven rebounds and a career-high six steals as the Fighting Illini routed the Sycamores in the semifinals of the Las Vegas Invitational...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 3 months ago 59 reads 0 comments

  8. Illinois Uses Big 2nd Half to Top Brown, 89-68

    Aaron Cosby scored 18 points, with 13 in the first five minutes of the second half, as Illinois topped Brown 89-68 on Monday night...

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  9. Hill's Scores 16, Leads Illinois Past Austin Peay

    Malcolm Hill led Illinois with a career-high 16 points and added six rebounds in a 107-66 victory over Austin Peay on Friday night...

    Sean Jordan Written by Sean Jordan about 3 months ago 46 reads 0 comments

  10. Illinois Scrapes by Georgia Southern, 80-71

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- Rayvonte Rice scored 24 points to lead sluggish Illinois to an 80-71 season-opening win over Georgia Southern Friday...

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  11. Illinois' Wearing a Special Helmet Decal

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  12. Illinois Basketball: Complete Roster, Season Preview for 2014-15 Illini

    John Groce's Illinois Fighting Illini squad had a busy offseason after falling just short of making the 2014 NCAA Tournament ...

    Ryan Curi Written by Ryan Curi about 4 months ago 7,418 reads 2 comments

  13. Illinois Basketball 2014-15 Preview: Projecting Starters and Backups

    The preseason talk surrounding the 2014-15 Illinois Fighting Illini basketball team has many fans excited for the season that tips off on November 14. And for good reason...

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  14. State Farm Center Court Ready for Play

    Champaign, Ill.-The basketball court at State Farm Center has been inspected and reinstalled, and is now ready for play...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 4 months ago 518 reads 0 comments

  15. Prairie Capital Convention Center to Host Illini in November 2015

    Springfield, Ill.-The University of Illinois Division of Intercollegiate Athletics (DIA) announced Thursday that it has reached an agreement with the Prairie Capital Convention Center in Springfield...

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  16. Illini's Court Flooded by Storm Water

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  17. Illinois Basketball: Predictions for Illini's 2014-15 Team Awards

    In 2013-14, Illinois' Rayvonte Rice was awarded the team's Most Valuable Player honor. Fellow transfer Aaron Cosby was given the team's Most Improved Player Award, despite sitting out the 2013-14 campaign after coming to Champaign from Seton Hall...

    Ryan Curi Written by Ryan Curi about 5 months ago 5,734 reads 0 comments

  18. Hit or Miss, Groce Goes After Top Prospects Relentlessly for Illini

    It's one of those well-worn, origin-story yarns that John Groce has spun probably dozens of times. But it's applicable to how he's building the Illinois basketball program, so we can ...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 5 months ago 805 reads 0 comments

  19. 5-Star PF Tweets Visit by Illini's Groce

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  20. Jalen Coleman to Illinois: Illini Land 4-Star PG Prospect

    Illinois' already-strong early recruiting class for the 2015 season got another boost Tuesday with the addition of 4-star point guard Jalen Coleman...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 9,907 reads 24 comments

  21. Illinois Basketball Lands Jalen Coleman Commitment

    Illinois finally landed a big name. After being in the news lately as a recruiting bridesmaid missing out on highly touted prospects, Illini basketball coach Jon Groce.....

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 5 months ago 770 reads 0 comments

  22. Chicago-Area's Talent Exodus Not Death Sentence for Illini

    Jalen Brunson made an uncommon choice in revealing where he will play NCAA basketball by unzipping a sweatshirt to reveal a college T-shirt that gave away the secret...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 6 months ago 604 reads 0 comments

  23. Abrams out for Season with Torn ACL

    Fighting Illini senior guard Tracy Abrams (Chicago, Ill./Mount Carmel H.S.) suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament.....

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 6 months ago 532 reads 0 comments

  24. Illinois Basketball: Illini Who'll Take Biggest Leap Forward in 2014-15

    The 2014-15 version of Illinois Fighting Illini basketball enters the upcoming season with increased expectations...

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  25. Illinois Basketball: Analyzing Recently Released Big Ten Slate

    On Thursday, August 21, the Big Ten Conference released the 2014-15 conference schedule for what is now a 14-team league...

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