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Nebraska football is middle of the pack in season’s first Big Ten Power Rankings

The Nebraska football team finds itself pretty far from the top of the list in this season’s first Big Ten Power rankings on Husker Corner.<p>It’s that …

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Illinois Basketball: Illini target Jason Jitoboh turning into a must-get

The turnover at the No. 5 position for the Illinois basketball team has been nothing short of incredible.<p>There was a possibility to have either Leron …

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2 ACL tears & 3 vanilla donuts: Illini WR Dudek talks recovery, '18 expectations

Illinois wide receiver Mike Dudek felt hopeless in April 2016. He had just suffered his second ACL tear nearly one year to the date of his first and …

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Illinois Soccer kicks off Illini Athletics Year with loss to #6 UNC

It’s here.<p>Illinois Athletics never really left us (they went nearly into July), but the Illini are back, and the start wasn’t so bad.<p>After a 5-14 …

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CSU Aiming to ‘Bring the Noise’ vs. Illinois with Help from McDonalds

For the fifth straight year, the Rams were picked to win the Mountain West by the league’s coaches. The team posted a 29-4 record and 17-1 effort in …

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Casey Fletcher Joins Valpo Baseball Coaching Staff

Valparaiso University head baseball coach <b>Brian Schmack</b> has announced the addition of <b>Casey Fletcher</b> to his coaching staff.<p>Fletcher comes to the …

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Illinois Fighting Illini 2018 Football Preview

It’s become somewhat commonplace to relegate Illinois to the cellar of the Big Ten’s west division, especially now that Purdue seems to be showing …

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Illinois Swimming & Diving Releases Competition Schedule - Swimming World News

The Fighting Illini swimming & diving team has released its 2018-19 schedule, which features three home dual meets against Big Ten foes Michigan …

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Illinois Basketball: Illini one step closer to landing Jason Jitoboh

The Illinois basketball team now has an official visit set up for a solid player coming out of the class of 2019.<p>Jason Jitoboh’s official visit …

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Illinois Swimming & Diving Adds Five More Athletes To Class Of 2022

Illinois swimming and diving head coach Sue Novitsky has announced the addition of five more athletes that will join the Fighting Illini on campus …

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Know Your Penn State Football Enemy: Illinois Fighting Illini

GLENDALE, AZ - DECEMBER 30: Running back Miles Sanders<p>The Penn State Nittany Lions open Big Ten play against the ever-struggling Illini.<p>For fans of …

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Illinois Basketball: Illini make top 5 for top target EJ Liddell

Some much-needed good news came down the Illinois basketball pipeline on Monday afternoon.<p>Longtime target EJ Liddell decided to cut his list down to …

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Illinois Basketball: Illini still in Kofi Cockburn’s visit plans

As the targets narrow, the Illinois basketball team has to be feeling more and more pressure to land some of the big-time targets left on the …

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Four-star Illini target Terrence Shannon Jr. commits to DePaul

Brad Underwood’s search for his first 2019 commit will continue.<p>Small forward Terrence Shannon Jr. committed to DePaul on Sunday via Twitter, after …

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Illinois Basketball: Illini make top 4 for Terrence Shannon

More big news filtered through to the Illinois basketball team on Friday night.<p>One of their top targets and in-state recruits, Terrence Shannon, …

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Illini 4000 cyclists complete coast-to-coast ride for cancer awareness

A team of 20 cyclists from the University of Illinois persevered through rain, wind and fire on a 4,750-mile bicycle ride that stretched from New York City to San Francisco over 11 weeks.<p>Along the way, they experienced the kindness of strangers and took in some sights that they’ll never forget.<p>They …

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Come on, boys.

It’s not a bad thing to have a little hope.6-6. Literally all I — and probably, you — are asking for. A trip to the Zaxby’s Heart of Dallas Bowl to …

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Illinois Basketball: Illini getting unofficial visit from Zeke Nnaji

As the Illinois basketball team tries to figure out who is going to be in the class of 2019, they continue to get good news on the visit front.<p>Corey …

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Illinois Fighting Illini Football Will Improve In 2018: Closing Arguments

<b>I. Case History/Opening Statement</b><p><b>A. Case History</b><p>Simply put, the 2017 Illinois Fighting Illini were one of the worst teams ever fielded in the history …

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Illinois Basketball: Quincy Guerrier keeping Illini in top 10 is huge

The Illinois basketball team moved another step closer to landing a big-time player on Tuesday night.<p>Quincy Guerrier decided to cut his list down to …

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Illinois Basketball: Top 6 Illini targets for the class of 2019

The Illinois basketball team needs to build a great class of 2019 to continue their recruiting momentum from the previous group of players who are …

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Must-have Illinois Fighting Illini items for football season

College football season is just around the corner. Make sure you have all the Illinois Fighting Illini gear you need for 2018-19.<p>We are just over a …

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Kahlil Whitney announces final 4

Kahlil Whitney has trimmed his list for the second time in one week.<p>On Monday, Whitney announced he was down to the Kentucky Wildcats, Illinois …

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Illinois Basketball: Kahlil Whitney keeps Illini in top 4

The Illinois basketball team received some great news on Monday afternoon.<p>Kahlil Whitney decided to cut his list down to just four programs and …

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University Book Store headlines: 8.3.18

GoldandBlack.com<p>Recruiting<p>'Boiling Over' column on recruiting and training camp: GoldandBlack.com ($)<p>Purdue among Top 10 schools for Drew Timme: …

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Illinois Basketball: Illini make top 10 for Drew Timme

The Illinois basketball team made another top list for the class of 2019 on Thursday.<p>Drew Timme released his top 10 and included the Illini. Joining …

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Illinois Basketball: 2021 wing Nate Santos receives offer from Illini

The Illinois basketball team began pursuing a local product from the class of 2021 on Wednesday afternoon.<p>Nate Santos was the player who picked up …

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Bleacher Report’s Matt Hayes Is Calling For Ohio State To Fire Urban Meyer “Immediately”

Wednesday morning, former ESPN writer Brett McMurphy released a long, detailed report that suggests that Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer lied when …

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Kahlil Whitney trims list and UK makes the cut

Whitney is nearing the end of his recruitment as he’s set to visit Kentucky.Ahead of his official visit to Kentucky on Friday, Kahlil Whitney has …

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