1. Photo: Illinois' Student Section Has Hilarious Aaron Craft Bio

    Jeer cards are nothing new in college sports – student sections across the country have long been coming up with clever ways to distract opposing players...

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  2. Freshman Starters Kendrick Nunn, Malcolm Hill Energize Illinois

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  3. Video: Nunn Draws D for Lob to Egwu

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  4. Illinois Basketball: 5 Burning Questions for Remainder of 2013-14 Season

    John Groce's Illinois Fighting Illini battled back from a 21-point first half deficit on Saturday night at home against Iowa, only to falter in the game's final minutes...

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  5. Keys to Turning Around the 2014 Fighting Illini Basketball Season

    My, how the season has changed for the Fighting Illini . After beginning the season at 11-2 in nonconference play and opening Big Ten play with two wins, the Illini have since ...

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  6. Illini AD Mike Thomas Gets Raise, Three-Year Extension

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  7. Groce Expresses Regret over Outburst Saturday vs. Michigan State

    After starting Big Ten play with wins over Indiana and Penn State, Illinois has hit a rough patch in the form of a four-game losing streak. The most recent of those defeats came on Saturday night, with the Fighting Illini dropping a 78-62 decision to No..

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  8. Illinois Basketball: What Fighting Illini Need to Do to Get Back into Big Dance

    With a 13-6 overall record, including a 2-4 clip in the Big Ten, Illinois has gone from NCAA Tournament lock to bubble team on the outside looking in less than a two week span...

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  9. Illinois Basketball: Highs and Lows of Fighting Illini's Season Thus Far

    After a 7-0 start to the 2013-14 campaign, Illinois dropped games to Georgia Tech and Oregon, in which they held second half leads...

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  10. Illinois Basketball: Biggest Games Remaining on Illini's Schedule

    John Groce and the 2013-14 Fighting Illini tipped off the season with an impressive 13-2 mark but have since dropped their last three ballgames and fallen outside the bubble in this year's 68-team March Madness field...

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  11. Illinois Basketball: Struggling Illini Searching for Answers

    Okay, so when I wrote a recent article explaining how I thought that the Illinois Fighting Illini looked like an NCAA tournament team, I may have jumped the gun just a bit...

    Todd Thorstenson Written by Todd Thorstenson about 8 months ago 1,373 reads 2 comments

  12. Illinois Basketball: Fighting Illini Need Short-Term Memory All Season

    College basketball is a grind. Night in and night out, we see strange scores all across the country. Simply put, it is hard to win in college hoops, especially when you have to go on the road...

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  13. Illinois Basketball: Why Illini Have the Look of an NCAA Tournament Team

    The 2013-14 season was supposed to be a bit of a down year for the Illinois basketball program according to those that call themselves experts on the subject...

    Todd Thorstenson Written by Todd Thorstenson about 9 months ago 2,313 reads 3 comments

  14. Illinois Basketball: The 5 Most Impressive Illini in 2013-14 so Far

    After knocking off Illinois-Chicago Saturday afternoon, Illinois finished its nonconference slate with an 11-2 record...

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  15. Illini Hand Tigers First Loss of Season, 65-64

    Tracy Abrams had 22 points for Illinois, but none more important than the two free throws he sank with just over four seconds remaining. .....

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  16. Instagram: Groce Mobbed by Illini After Win

    Coach Groce got a warm welcome in the #Illini locker room! #Illinois #BragginRights #TNT #winning #celebrationFollow .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 9 months ago 167 reads 0 comments

  17. Illinois Basketball: Illini' 5 Most Impressive Stats in 2013-14

    John Groce's Fighting Illini have started off the 2013-14 campaign with a respectable, but not overly impressive, 9-2 record...

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  18. Illinois Basketball: Transfers Ekey and Rice Making Presence Known for Illini

    Coming into this season, no one was quite sure what to make of the Illinois Fighting Illini basketball team. It was coming off a season in which it won 23 games and made a trip to the NCAA tournament, eventually losing to Miami in the round of 32...

    Todd Thorstenson Written by Todd Thorstenson about 9 months ago 2,597 reads 0 comments

  19. Illinois Basketball: Fighting Illini's Best Situational Lineups in 2013-14

    John Groce's Fighting Illini only have 10 eligible scholarship players on this season's roster, as transfers Ahmad Starks , Darius Paul and Aaron Cosby all must sit out due to NCAA regulations...

    Ryan Curi Written by Ryan Curi about 9 months ago 2,861 reads 0 comments

  20. Illinois Basketball: Biggest Improvements Illini Have Made in 2013-14

    John Groce's Fighting Illini had a major makeover following last season's round of 32 loss to Miami in the NCAA Tournament...

    Ryan Curi Written by Ryan Curi about 10 months ago 3,543 reads 1 comments

  21. Illinois Basketball: Potential Trap Games for Illini in 2013-14

    Illinois has gotten off to a 7-0 start to the 2013-14 campaign, continuing its recent excellence in the month of November. Those seven wins didn't come easily, however, with two-point victories over both UNLV and IPFW coming last week...

    Ryan Curi Written by Ryan Curi about 10 months ago 5,244 reads 2 comments

  22. Illinois Basketball: 5 Adjustments Illini Should Make in 2013-14

    Illinois has gotten off to a 5-0 start during the 2013-14 season, with victories over Alabama State, Jacksonville State, Valparaiso, Bradley and Chicago State...

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  23. Illinois Basketball: No Alexander, No Snider, No Problem for John Groce's Illini

    Illinois Fighting Illini basketball took a hit on Friday. First, John Groce and company lost Quentin Snider to Louisville in the morning...

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  24. Following Alexander Miss, Groce Brushes off the Haters

    When Cliff Alexander pump-faked Illinois fans everywhere Friday afternoon, opting to head to Kansas next season instead of Champaign, it was seen as a massive loss for Illinois hoops...

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  25. Illinois Basketball: Why Illini Will Survive Despite Recruiting Setbacks

    Friday was a rough day for Illinois Fighting Illini basketball to say the least. First, they lost recruit Quentin Snider as he decommitted and signed with his hometown Louisville Cardinals...

    Todd Thorstenson Written by Todd Thorstenson about 10 months ago 5,692 reads 0 comments