Almost one month into spring, the U.S. Coast Guard is still breaking up ice around the Great Lakes.
What’s wrong with Illinois?
A body found in a lake in Porter, Ind., over the weekend has been identified as a missing doctor from Kalamazoo, Mich.
The Big Ten has sent 18 teams to the Final Four in the last quarter century but has just one champion.
Illinois fell in the national semifinals to Michigan in 1989.
Everyone “got their money’s worth” in a classic between Kentucky and Michigan.
The Wildcats are off the the Final Four after their third straight double-digit comeback win.
Aaron Harrison made a 3-pointer from NBA range with 2.3 seconds left Sunday to lift Kentucky to a 75-72 win over Michigan and a trip to the Final Four.
We’re being told this is a classic tournament, with juggernauts about to collide like meteors over Texas, and a classic Final Four in store for us. Depends on your view of classic. Does an Arizona – Florida Finals sound unprecedented? Is that must-see TV?
Kentucky, Virginia and Michigan are peaking, and Florida’s as strong as ever.
This state could benefit from a true rivalry between public universities, as the likes of Iowa and Michigan have.
Let these picks “un-guide” you in your quest to win your NCAA Tournament.
Illinois has a lot to prove next year after a strong finish to this season.
Tracy Abrams missed a runner in the horn, and Illinois is likely NIT-bound.
A new-look starting five has paid dividends for Illinois, which is in dire need of at least one more win.
Tracy Abrams scored 25 points to lead the Illini to victory.
There’s no salvation waiting for Purdue, but hope resides for Minnesota, Illinois and Indiana.
Nik Stauskas scored 24 points and No. 12 Michigan shot 70 percent from the 3-point line to win its first Big Ten title outright since 1986 with an 84-53 victory over Illinois on Tuesday night.
There’s NCAA Tournament hope in Champaign, and that couldn’t have been whispered two weeks ago.
Somewhat miraculously, Illinois and Indiana have climbed into NCAA Tournament contention.