Wisch: Groce's Leadership A Bright Spot in Dark Illini SagaJohn Groce suspended Darius Paul for an entire season, which was a proper move.
Wisch: Taking A Quick Run Through Big Ten FootballWisconsin has a most favorable 2014 conference schedule.
Wisch: Past QBs Show Lunt Could Be An Illini SaviorHow many wins could quarterback Wes Lunt be worth? History has a hint.
Wisch: Illini Fall, But Groce's Arrow Is Still Pointing Up Illinois has a lot to prove next year after a strong finish to this season.
Wisch: With Win, The Bubble Now Beckons For Illini A new-look starting five has paid dividends for Illinois, which is in dire need of at least one more win.
Baffoe: Who’s Been Naughty And Nice In Chicago Sports This Year?Ho, ho, ho! Baffoe Claus here. I’m way better than Ditka Claus because I don’t smell like cigars, I haven’t been compromised by endorsement commitments (yet), and children are genuinely happy when I show up to their homes bearing gifts (pizza is the greatest gift of all; wine for children, not so much).
Who Do You Love - Week 1 Results The McNeil and Spiegel Show’s Showpot had a tough go over the weekend.
Wisch: The ‘Galloping Ghost’ Returns To Illinois – For One Night OnlyThe Ghost hasn’t galloped in Champaign since 1925. But come August, Red Grange will be back. In spirit, at least.
Purdue's Late Charge Beats No. 11 Illinois 68-61Purdue figured out how to slow the pace — and still score a little, too, Wednesday night.
Groce Hired As Illini Basketball Coach John Groce has been hired as the new men’s basketball coach for Illinois.
Stevens Says No To IllinoisButler’s Brad Stevens will not be taking over as Illini basketball coach.
Bernstein: Illinois Basketball Must Decide What It IsIf this pathetic, blubbering mess of failure and self-flagellation is to be somehow disinfected, it will take some real soul-searching before a reconstruction plan can be created.
Amtrak: Freight Trains Delay 99 Percent Of Chicago-To-New Orleans RunsAmtrak has filed an official complaint against Canadian National railway for regular delays on the route from Chicago to New Orleans.
Illinois Routs South Dakota State, 56-3Freshman running back Donovonn Young introduced himself to Illinois fans with a pair of touchdowns and Nathan Scheelhaase ran for two more on Saturday in a 56-3 blowout over South Dakota State.
Amtrak's Chicago-Memphis-New Orleans Service ResumesAmtrak's City of New Orleans train resumes service over its full route Saturday, following nearly a month of service disruptions due to flooding north of Memphis, Tenn.