Illinois is 12-6 with a string of winnable games awaiting.
The story of Nebraska’s 53-43 win over Illinois Sunday is found in the numbers. Illinois made just 15 of 55 shots, 27.3 percent, the lowest an opponent has shot against Nebraska since Tim Miles became the Cornhuskers’ coach in 2012. The Fightin’ Illini’s 43 points were the second fewest allowed by a Miles-coached Nebraska team.
Illinois wondered who would score with Rayvonte Rice injured, and Malcolm Hill provided the answer Wednesday.
Leading scorer Rayvonte Rice broke his hand and is out indefinitely.
Rice is expected to be out more than a month.
With conference play upon us, inconsistency has plagued the Big Ten.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — D’Angelo Russell scored 22 points, including eight during a decisive 15-0 second-half run, to lead No. 20 Ohio State past Illinois 77-61 on Saturday. Sam Thompson and Marc Loving each added […]
The Illini coughed up a 13-point lead in the second half.
Now is the time for Illinois to prove itself.
Illinois coach John Groce is confident his team is ready for Big Ten conference play after crushing nonconference foe Kennesaw State 93-45 on Saturday.
Illinois’ 35-18 loss dropped it to 6-7 on the year.
The idea of using a bowl game as a launching pad for the following season is a lot easier said that done.
Wes Lunt is still expected to see some action off the bench.
Rayvonte Rice hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer for the last of his 19 points, giving Illinois a 62-59 victory over Missouri in the annual Braggin’ Rights game on Saturday.
Kendrick Nunn scored a season-high 16 points as Illinois cruised.
Oregon basketball coach Dana Altman believes freshman forward Dillon Brooks has both talent and instincts.
Dylan Ennis scored 18 points to lead No. 7 Villanova past Illinois.
Receiver Mike Dudek needs to be promoted as the face of the program.
The Fighting Illini will take on Louisiana Tech in the Heart of Dallas Bowl.
Malcolm Hill scored 13 points as Illinois defeated American 70-55 on Saturday.
Photos from the Illinois Indiana game on February 7th. The Fighting Illini won the game 74-72.
Joe Paterno’s coaching career has come to a crashing end. Here are a number of photos of Paterno through the years.