Illinois Drops In AP PollDespite a win against top-ranked Ohio State, the Illini dropped to No. 12 in the AP poll.
Wisch: I’m Dreaming of Better United Center Matchups For Illini HoopsThere are more than 20,000 seats inside the United Center.
Wisch: Illinois Needs A New Border War RivalCome this evening in front of a rabid crowd in St. Louis, Illinois will defend its border against Missouri during the two schools’ annual Braggin’ Rights game.
Illini's Paul Named National Player Of The WeekThe U.S. Basketball Writers Association named Brandon Paul the Oscar Robertson National Player of the Week for games of the seven-day period ending Sunday, Dec. 9.
Illinois Basketball Ranked In Top 25Fortunately for Illini fans, football season is over and their focus can now switch to basketball
Wisch: The State’s Best Football Program? It’s NIUI’ve always found it odd that here in Illinois, despite being the fifth most populous state in the country, we have only three major college football programs.
Wisch: Would The Illini Be Better With Ron Zook As Coach?We don’t really know what Ron Zook is up to these days.
Groce, Illini Put Together Top 25 Recruiting ClassIt's safe to say it's been a nice ride for new Illinois basketball coach John Groce.
Wisch: Is This Northwestern’s Best Team Since The Rose Bowl?So, is it really possible that Northwestern posts not only its best win total since 1995 this year, but even its better by one or two victories?
Wisch: Jereme Richmond Has No One To Blame But HimselfJereme Richmond could have been spending this weekend preparing to start his junior season at the University of Illinois.
Wisch: The Truth About Illinois FootballAnd this deeper dilemma affecting U. of I. athletics is so discouraging that after reading this column, you very well may be driven to drink yourself.