UIC Falls To Youngstown State In Horizon League TourneyMichael Akuchie had 16 points and 10 rebounds to lead five Youngstown State players in double figures as the Penguins beat Illinois-Chicago in the Horizon League Tourney on Thursday night.
A Night After Beating Them, UIC Loses To Youngstown StateNaz Bohannon had 23 points and grabbed nine rebounds to become Youngstown State's Division I level career rebounding leader in a win over Illinois-Chicago on Saturday.
Youngstown State Beats UIC 77-64
UIC Scores 14 Straight To Get Past Youngstown 77-71UIC (5-11) trailed 63-57 with 5:18 left and surged to a 71-63 lead with 58 seconds left.
Wisch: Lunt's Slow Starts Can't Follow Illini To SeattleIllinois is 2-0 despite sluggish starts to games.
Wisch: With Attendance, Illini Losing The Numbers GameIllinois' football attendance has been dwindling for five straight seasons.
Illini, Lunt Survive Youngstown Scare 28-17It took a while but new quarterback Wes Lunt delivered a come-from-behind 28-17 win Saturday for Illinois over Youngstown State in a season opener.
Wisch: It Should Be 'Bowl Or Bust' For Beckman In 2014No Illini coach has started with three straight losing seasons since 1977-'79.
Times Announced For First Two Illinois Football GamesGet ready for early starts with a pair of 11 a.m. kickoffs to open the season.
Youngstown State Edges Illinois-Chicago 59-56Kendrick Perry scored 31 points — including four free throws in the final 25 seconds — as Youngstown State clawed back to hold off Illinois-Chicago 59-56 on Saturday night.
Illinois-Chicago Tops Youngstown State 88-83, 3OT Gary Talton led five players in double figures with 23 points, grabbed nine rebounds and dished out eight assists in Illinois-Chicago's 88-83 triple overtime win against Horizon League foe Youngstown State on Sunday.
Youngstown State Rips Illinois-Chicago 71-50 Ashen Ward scored 22 points and Youngstown State led by as many as 30 points in a 71-50 trouncing of Illinois-Chicago Saturday night in Horizon League action.
Youngstown State Tops Loyola (Chi) 68-64 In OT Ashen Ward scored 21 points and Youngstown State used a 5-0 run in the final minute of overtime to sink Loyola of Chicago 68-64 on Thursday night.
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