Pulliam, Northwestern Women Rout Illini In Big TenLindsey Pulliam scored 21 points and fifth-seeded Northwestern used a lock-down first half to roll to a win over 12th-seeded Illinois on Wednesday in the second round of the Big Ten Conference tournament.
Cockburn, Dosunmu Lead No. 5 Illini Past NorthwesternKofi Cockburn had 17 points and 10 rebounds, Ayo Dosunmu added 13 points and No. 5 Illinois beat Northwestern on Tuesday night.
New Illini Coach Bielema Says He Doesn't Want To Wait To Win“I'm not going to skip a step to get to where we want to be, but I’m trying to be good now. I don’t want to wait three years from now. The way the rules are now, you can try to do that.”
Illini Women Fall Short By 20 To MichiganNaz Hillmon scored 24 points and grabbed 13 rebounds and No. 15 Michigan continued its school-best star with a 70-50 win over Illinois on Sunday.
Cam Porter Leads Way As No. 15 Northwestern Wildcats Run Over IlliniNorthwestern was at the bottom of the Big Ten West a year ago, a collapse the Wildcats didn't see coming after winning the division in 2018.
A Win For Illini At Last As They Top Rutgers After Going 0-3It has been a rough start for the Illini this season, with a 0-3 record in which they didn’t even have a lead for any of those first three games.
After Starting QB Brandon Peters Tests Positive For COVID-19 And Is Pulled, Quarterback-Depleted Illini Fall To PurdueCOVID-19 left the Illini scrambling on Saturday before they went on to fall to Purdue with a decimated lineup.
Purdue Wary Of Illini As Boilermakers Try To Go 2-0“Friday night’s game … was a disappointing game,” Smith said. “Normally, you get to the first game and truly see where you are and as I said we are not as far along as I hoped we’d be. But we still have time to get better. We watched the video with our team and now we’re moving on to Purdue.”
Illinois Men's Golf Coach Mike Small Shares Frustrations, Hopes After Pandemic Cut Season ShortThe University of Illinois Men’s Golf Team was shooting for their 11th Big Ten Championship in the last 12 years, but then the season abruptly ended because of the coronavirus.
Illini Snap Four-Game Losing Streak As They Top Penn StateAyo Dosunmu felt well enough during warm-ups to return to lineup. That was enough for Illinois against No. 9 Penn State.
No. 19 Illini Fall To No. 18 IowaLuka Garza, the Big Ten’s leading scorer, bounced back from a slow start to score 25 points and No. 18 Iowa clamped down in the final four minutes to beat No. 19 Illinois on Sunday.
Illini Top Rutgers, Stand Alone In Second Place In Big Ten BasketballThe Illinois Fighting Illini are hoping to be dancing in March, and winning tough games like the one Saturday against Rutgers will help.
Illini To Sell Beer At Football, Basketball Games This FallA portion of sales will be set aside to pay for more police officers and additional security at home football games.
Illinois Beats Minnesota 55-31Reggie Corbin rushed for 213 yards and two touchdowns — both coming on runs of more than 70 yards — to become the first Illini player to rush for two 70-yard-plus touchdowns in a single game since 1944
Illinois Loses To Maryland 63-33The Illini were unable to force turnovers and didn't score a touchdown until the third quarter.