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Illinois grab season opener in blowout win over Evansville

Illinois grab season opener in blowout win over Evansville

By Brian Binz, Staff writer

November 9, 2018


Filed under M-basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

No new face shined brighter for the Illinois men's basketball team in its home opener Thursday night than Ayo Dosunmu. Dosunmu stuffed the stat sheet to the tune of 18 points, six rebounds, four assists and three steals in 24 minutes, powering the Illini to a dominating 99-60 win in their opener over Eva...

Illini get heated in open practice

Illini get heated in open practice

By Brian Binz, Staff Writer

October 22, 2018


Filed under Basketball, M-basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

With about three weeks left until the return of college basketball, the Illinois men’s basketball team held another practice open to the fans and media at 11 a.m. in the Ubben practice facility Saturday. While the players and Underwood weren’t available for interviews, here’s what went down. Frien...

Big Ten basketball power rankings

Big Ten basketball power rankings

By The Daily Illini sports staff

December 5, 2016


Filed under Basketball, M-basketball, Men's Sports

Editor’s note: Every week, The Daily Illini sports staff ranks the basketball teams in the Big Ten, 1-14, and compiles the lists into its own Big Ten power rankings. Indiana: Indiana can now put North Carolina on its list of key wins come March. The Tar Heels were overmatched by Indiana’s s...