With Cockburn Out, No. 17 Illinois Falls To MarylandKofi Cockburn's absence gives No. 17 Illinois another obstacle to overcome. The Illini found out how difficult that might be when Donta Scott and Maryland dominated the paint.
Illini's Andre Curbelo Makes Impressive Return After Almost 2 Months Out With Post-Concussion IssuesIllinois star guard Andre Curbelo missed almost two moths because of post-concussion issues before returning Wednesday for the Illini’s double-overtime loss to No. 4 Purdue.
Illini Fall Short To Purdue In Double OvertimeSasha Stefanovic scored 22 points, including a go-ahead 3 at the start of double overtime that sent No. 4 Purdue over No. 17 Illinois on Monday.
Cockburn, Frazier Lead No. 25 Illinois Over MichiganKofi Cockburn scored 21 points and hauled in 10 rebounds to help No. 25 Illinois beat Michigan on Friday night.
29 For Trent Frazier As Illini Hold Off NebraskaTrent Frazier scored a season-high 29 points, Kofi Cockburn had his eighth straight double-double with 16 points and 13 rebounds, and No. 25 Illinois held off struggling Nebraska for a hard-earned victory Tuesday night.
Double-Double Machine Cockburn Sends Illini Past MarylandKofi Cockburn posted his seventh straight double-double, Trent Frazier scored 16 points and Illinois rallied after squandering an early lead to beat Maryland on Thursday night.
Ayo Dosunmu Calls Experience 'Very Emotional' As Illinois Retires His JerseyIt was a big night in Champaign Thursday for former Morgan Park and Fighting Illini basketball star and current Chicago Bull Ayo Dosunmu.
Cockburn, Illinois Dominate MinnesotaKofi Cockburn had 29 points, 10 rebounds and a season-high four blocks for his eighth double-double of the season and Illinois dominated Minnesota on Tuesday night for its fourth straight win in the series.
Cockburn, Plummer Lead Illini Past MissouriKofi Cockburn scored 25 points and grabbed 14 rebounds for his fifth straight double-double and Illinois breezed to an victory over Missouri on Wednesday night in the 41st edition of the Braggin' Rights game.
Cockburn, Plummer Dominant As Illini Beat IowaBrad Underwood and the Illini visited Iowa Monday night, trying to improve to 2-0 in conference play.
Plummer, Cockburn Lead Illinois Past RutgersAlfonso Plummer scored 24 points, Kofi Cockburn had a double-double and Illinois cruised to an victory over Rutgers on Friday night in the Big Ten opener for both teams.
Cockburn, Plummer Lead Illinois Past Notre DameKofi Cockburn scored 28 points, Alfonso Plummer added 21 and Illinois defeated Notre Dame on Monday night in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge.
Cockburn's Career Night Lifts No. 14 Illinois To win Over Texas Rio Grande ValleyKofi Cockburn scored a career-high 38 points to lead No. 14 Illinois to a hard-fought win over Texas Rio Grande Valley on Friday night.
No. 14 Illini Hold Off K-State In Hall Of Fame ClassicKofi Cockburn bruised his way to 23 points and 13 rebounds in his second game back, and Alfonso Plummer hit seven 3-pointers and added 21 points as the No. 14 Illini held off Kansas State in the consolation game of the Hall of Fame Classic.
Illini Lead By 15 Early, But End Up Losing To Cincinnati By 20Cincinnati mounted a big first-half charge to take a stunning halftime lead, then steadily pulled away from the No. 14 Illini for a victory that pushed them into the championship game of the Hall of Fame Classic.