1. Illinois Basketball: Time Is Now for Illini to Make Push for NCAA Tournament

    When the calendar hits February, it signifies crunch time for college basketball teams that are hoping to make the NCAA tournament, and that is certainly the case for the Illinois Fighting Illini ...

    Todd Thorstenson Written by Todd Thorstenson about 3 months ago 2,565 reads 0 comments

  2. Rayvonte Rice and Aaron Cosby Suspended by Illinois: Latest Details, Reaction

    Illinois basketball players Rayvonte Rice and Aaron Cosby have been suspended indefinitely for violating team rules. Jon Rothstein of CBSSports .com reported the news on Saturday: SI...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 3 months ago 10,094 reads 4 comments

  3. Illinois Basketball Student Manager Called Up to Team

    Ryan Schmidt, a senior student manager, will be dressing with the team for some upcoming games.  .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 3 months ago 63 reads 0 comments

  4. Illinois Survives Slow Start, Holds off Boilermakers, 66-57

    Illinois survived a cold start and got double-figure scoring from four players Wednesday to hold off Purdue, 66-57...

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  5. Watch: Egwu Becomes Illini's All-Time Blocks Leader

    Congrats to @IlliniHoops big man Nnanna Egwu, who just became Illinois' all-time blocks leader. Check it out here! .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 3 months ago 5 reads 0 comments

  6. Eye Injury to Sideline Illinois Junior Guard Up to Two Weeks

    With leading scorer Rayvonte Rice sidelined, Illinois will be short another guard for the time being. Wednesday evening the program announced that guard Aaron Cosby will be unavailable ...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 3 months ago 18 reads 0 comments

  7. Illini Guard Cosby out Due to Retinal Tear

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  8. Record Crowd Sees Illini Come Up Short vs. Indiana

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  9. Nunn Leads Illinois Past Northwestern

    Kendrick Nunn had a career-high 25 points, including four straight free throws in the final 7.5 seconds, and Illinois held off Northwestern for a 72-67 victory on Wednesday night...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 4 months ago 22 reads 0 comments

  10. Illini's Tate Lobs to Nunn for Soaring Jam

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  11. Illinois Basketball: Illini Searching for Answers After Loss of Rayvonte Rice

    Coming into this season, the Illinois Fighting Illini basketball team had high expectations. It had a lot of experience returning from a 20-win squad in 2014, including one of the better players in the conference in Rayvonte Rice...

    Todd Thorstenson Written by Todd Thorstenson about 4 months ago 2,033 reads 0 comments

  12. Petteway Leads Nebraska Past Illinois, 53-43

    LINCOLN, Neb. -- Terran Petteway scored 18 points and Nebraska built an 11-point lead midway through the second half and held off Illinois 53-43 on Sunday night.....

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  13. 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...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 4 months ago 4,729 reads 7 comments

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

    Sean Jordan Written by Sean Jordan about 5 months ago 25 reads 0 comments

  16. 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 5 months ago 29 reads 0 comments

  17. 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...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 5 months ago 931 reads 0 comments

  18. 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...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 5 months ago 32 reads 0 comments

  19. 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 5 months ago 59 reads 0 comments

  20. 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...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 5 months ago 32 reads 0 comments

  21. 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 5 months ago 46 reads 0 comments

  22. 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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  23. Illinois' Wearing a Special Helmet Decal

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  24. 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 6 months ago 7,440 reads 2 comments

  25. 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...

    Todd Thorstenson Written by Todd Thorstenson about 6 months ago 3,233 reads 0 comments