Eastern Illinois

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Emma: Garoppolo’s Story Nearly Unfolded At Northwestern

The Wildcats passed on an interested Jimmy Garoppolo at a one-day camp in 2009, but he’s content with the path he took.

CBS Chicago–03/04/2014

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Hoge: Garoppolo Gets Private Workout With Harbaugh, O’Brien

Eastern Illinois quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo believes he’s improved “tremendously” since season’s end.

CBS Chicago–03/04/2014

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Eastern Illinois Knocks Off Chicago State 84-62

Sherman Blanford had 13 points and pulled down 11 rebounds for Eastern Illinois, which had a season-high 61.7 percent shooting, making 29 of 47 field goal attempts. The Panthers limited Chicago State to just 29.4 percent from the field in the first half.

02/24/2014

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Belmont Pulls Past Eastern Illinois 82-63

J.J. Mann scored 15 of his 21 points in the second half and Craig Bradshaw finished with 20 points as Belmont pulled away from Eastern Illinois for an 82-63 win Thursday night.

02/20/2014

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Northern Illinois Outlasts Eastern Illinois 43-39

Jordan Lynch accounted for 424 yards of offense in the air and on the ground as Northern Illinois overcame six touchdown passes by Jimmy Garoppolo to pull out a 43-39 victory on Saturday night.

09/22/2013

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Illinois-Chicago Turns Back Eastern Illinois 67-63

Gary Talton scored 20 points Saturday night to lead Illinois-Chicago to its first road victory of the season with a 67-63 win over Eastern Illinois.

02/18/2012

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Shurna, Northwestern Beat Eastern Illinois 87-72

John Shurna scored 32 points, including a school-record tying nine 3-pointers, as Northwestern defeated Eastern Illinois 87-72 Sunday night.

12/18/2011

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Colter Leads Northwestern Past E. Illinois, 42-21

Kain Colter delivered again while filling in for star Dan Persa, running for a career-high 109 yards with three touchdowns and throwing for 104 more to lead Northwestern to a 42-21 victory over Eastern Illinois on Saturday.

09/10/2011

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Bill Would Require Murder Registry In Illinois

A newly-filed bill would create a registry specifically for those convicted of first degree murder before so-called “truth in sentencing” laws took effect.

01/25/2011