The Daily Illini

Cole Henke, Sports editor

Mar 15, 2018
Thank you, DI: A farewell from Sports Editor Cole Henke (Story)
Mar 01, 2018
The top six coaches I’d like to get a beer with on Unofficial (Story)
Feb 26, 2018
FBI investigation creates perfect opportunity for NCAA (Story)
Feb 19, 2018
Time to not stick to sports (Story)
Feb 08, 2018
The blowout loss at Wisconsin was an anomaly (Story)
Feb 01, 2018
Underwood, Illini ruined a perfectly good thing (Story)
Jan 16, 2018
What Illini sports have taught me (Story)
Dec 07, 2017
The only sport that matters (Story)
Nov 30, 2017
I would transfer too (Story)
Nov 27, 2017
We can’t forget the seniors’ sacrifice (Story)
Nov 09, 2017
I get to be a fan this weekend (Story)
Nov 02, 2017
It’s Christmas time for Illinois sports (Story)
Oct 26, 2017
It’s time to build a new tailgaiting tradition (Story)
Oct 16, 2017
When fading out the old guys goes too far (Story)
Oct 11, 2017
That was the best loss that the Illini have had all year (Story)
Oct 02, 2017
Important discovery during an Illini football game (Story)
Sep 25, 2017
Illini “Quarterback Controversy” is a non-story (Story)
Sep 18, 2017
Illinois defense brought back down to Earth, and that is good (Story)
Sep 11, 2017
An apology to the Illini defense (Story)
Sep 05, 2017
Illinois football upperclassmen saved the day (Story)
Aug 31, 2017
Illinois Football is young, and I am old (Story)
Aug 28, 2017
If you get rid of a decades old tradition, of course people will be mad (Story)
Aug 24, 2017
Turn to intramural sports to easily make friends (Story)
Aug 20, 2017
Underclassmen will likely see the finished products of football, basketball rebuilds (Story)
Aug 01, 2017
Breaking down the Illini football home games (Story)
Jun 23, 2017
Illinois to take part in NHL Feasibility Study (Story)
May 08, 2017
Smith’s first season now behind him (Story)
Mar 16, 2017
Tiley leaves legacy for Illinois men’s tennis program (Story)
Dec 01, 2016
Lunt may be graduating from Illinois, but he knows he can always come home (Story)
Nov 19, 2016
Updated rapid recap: Iowa beats Illinois 28-0 (Story)
Nov 17, 2016
Watch: Illinois basketball’s John Groce talks landing Jeremiah Tilmon (Story)
Nov 17, 2016
Illinois football’s Turner returns to the field after major scare (Story)
Nov 15, 2016
Illinois’ Lunt returns to his place in the pocket (Story)
Nov 10, 2016
Watch: Illinois basketball’s John Groce discusses Class of 2017 signees (Story)
Nov 10, 2016
Watson balances life on the field with life in a fraternity (Story)
Nov 08, 2016
Lovie Smith discusses Illinois football’s change in schedule (Story)
Nov 05, 2016
Rapid recap: Illinois beats Michigan State 31-27 (Story)
Nov 03, 2016
Michigan State comes to Champaign looking for first Big Ten win (Story)
Nov 02, 2016
Zach Grant made it to the top of the hill (Story)
Oct 29, 2016
Updated rapid recap: Minnesota beats Illinois 40-17 (Story)
Oct 27, 2016
Illinois football excited to be on the right side of the homecoming crowd (Story)
Oct 27, 2016
Illinois football prepares for homecoming opponent Minnesota (Story)
Oct 20, 2016
Illinois, Michigan matchup will mark history for college football (Story)
Oct 18, 2016
Illinois football follows through on takeaway philosophy against Rutgers (Story)
Oct 13, 2016
Illinois prepares to face Rutgers in battle of the beatens (Story)
Oct 09, 2016
Crouch gave Illinois football a chance at win (Story)
Oct 08, 2016
Updated rapid recap: Illinois loses to Purdue 34-31 (Story)
Oct 06, 2016
Reggie Corbin draws comparisons to Josh Ferguson (Story)
Oct 04, 2016
Late defensive penalties kill Illinois football momentum (Story)
Sep 29, 2016
Malik Turner has found his way to being the Illini’s top receiver (Story)
Sep 28, 2016
The Illinois football offense faces off against a familiar defense this weekend (Story)
Sep 26, 2016
Illinois football trying to convert practice success to game success (Story)
Sep 21, 2016
University progresses on Memorial Stadium renovations (Story)
Sep 18, 2016
Western Michigan rows the boat over Illini, run game nonexistent (Story)
Sep 15, 2016
Illinois football looks to get last home win before Big Ten season (Story)
Sep 13, 2016
Third and long caused trouble for Illinois football’s defense (Story)
Sep 10, 2016
Updated Rapid Recap: Illinois football loses 48-23 to North Carolina (Story)
Sep 09, 2016
IFC hosts new tailgate to attract fraternities (Story)
Sep 06, 2016
Illinois coaches get their first taste of the atmosphere in Memorial Stadium (Story)
Sep 03, 2016
Updated Rapid Recap: Illinois beats Murray State 52-3 (Story)
Sep 01, 2016
University students anticipate new era in Illinois football (Story)
Sep 01, 2016
Local businesses feel the effect of Lovie Smith’s hire (Story)
Aug 29, 2016
Illinois football caps offseason with two commitments (Story)
Aug 25, 2016
Illinois football gets second commit of the day (Story)
Aug 25, 2016
Four-star wide receiver Carmoni Green commits to Illinois football (Story)
Aug 23, 2016
Change in culture, leadership will drive Illinois football defense (Story)
Aug 19, 2016
Illini football’s Lunt ready to improve game, NFL Draft stock (Story)
Jul 27, 2016
Big Ten adapts targeting call decision process (Story)
Jul 26, 2016
LISTEN: Thoughts on Lovie Smith at Big Ten media days (Story)
Jul 26, 2016
LISTEN: Reflections on Illini players at Big Ten media days (Story)
Jul 26, 2016
Smith sets bar for present and future of Illinois football (Story)
Jul 26, 2016
Former Illini co-defensive coordinator Banks already making impact at Penn State (Story)
May 08, 2016
Calling the shots: Goldstein acts as Illinois’ on-the-field coach (Story)
May 05, 2016
Calling the shots: Goldstein acts as Illinois’ on-the-field coach (Story)
Apr 11, 2016
Illini baseball face in-state opponent Tuesday (Story)
Apr 10, 2016
Illinois baseball unable to capitalize on key opportunities in rubber match (Story)
Apr 06, 2016
Weekend series against Iowa baseball means a little bit more for pitcher Cody Sedlock (Story)
Apr 06, 2016
Illinois’ Mikey Dudek injured again during spring practices (Story)
Apr 05, 2016
Illinois baseball’s Goldstein calls the shots (Story)
Apr 04, 2016
Illinois baseball takes on Eastern Illinois at Illinois Field (Story)
Apr 03, 2016
Illinois baseball cannot rally late, drop series to Nebraska (Story)
Mar 29, 2016
Illinois baseball travels to Indiana State for mid-week matchup (Story)
Mar 17, 2016
Illinois baseball plays in-state for the first time this season (Story)
Mar 16, 2016
Smith hires Ligashesky as special teams coach (Story)
Mar 14, 2016
Former Illini centerfielder serves as bridge between players and coaches (Story)
Mar 08, 2016
Illinois baseball struggles with situational hitting (Story)
Mar 06, 2016
Illinois baseball picks up first weekend sweep (Story)
Mar 03, 2016
Illinois baseball will travel to the Stetson Invitational this weekend (Story)
Feb 29, 2016
Bellair has breakout weekend for Illinois baseball (Story)
Feb 28, 2016
Illinois baseball blows opportunity for the sweep in Florida (Story)
Feb 27, 2016
Strong pitching performance gives Illinois third straight win (Story)
Feb 27, 2016
Illinois baseball picks up win behind Turchin’s two RBIs (Story)
Feb 24, 2016
Nielsen and Blackburn set in the back end of Illinois baseball’s bullpen (Story)
Feb 17, 2016
Illinois baseball opens up the season against top-25 competition (Story)
Feb 16, 2016
Illinois baseball still has a lot of question marks (Story)
Feb 02, 2016
Young Illinois baseball team still aiming high (Story)
Dec 08, 2015
Illinois' Sarah Hartwell nominated for community service award (Story)
Nov 18, 2015
Illinois hockey prepares for tough road test (Story)
Nov 17, 2015
The club within a club: Illinois hockey’s Coffee Club (Story)
Nov 09, 2015
Illinois hockey welcoming back big-name players (Story)
Nov 09, 2015
Illinois hockey gets back on track against Indiana (Story)
Nov 08, 2015
Illinois hockey gets back on track against Indiana (Story)
Nov 03, 2015
McGing happy with being the assist man (Story)
Nov 02, 2015
Friday night smackdown: Illini hockey gets rough (Story)
Nov 01, 2015
Illinois hockey embarrassed by Illinois State (Story)
Oct 28, 2015
Illinois Hockey hopes to avoid slip up against Illinois State (Story)
Oct 19, 2015
Illinois hockey tries to recover from the loss of Olen (Story)
Oct 18, 2015
Illinois hockey bounces back for big win against Robert Morris (Story)
Oct 14, 2015
Illinois hockey begins conference play against Robert Morris (Story)
Oct 07, 2015
By any other name: Illinois hockey nicknames (Story)
Sep 29, 2015
Hockey loses two key players over the weekend (Story)
Sep 27, 2015
Illinois Hockey swept by Oklahoma in first road games (Story)
Sep 24, 2015
Illinois hockey prepares to face off against Oklahoma (Story)
Sep 22, 2015
Illini of the Week September 23: Eric Cruickshank (Story)
Sep 14, 2015
Illinois hockey off to a rough start (Story)
Aug 31, 2015
Cruickshank looks to build off strong freshman year (Story)
Aug 17, 2015
Illinois hockey picking up where it left off (Story)
May 11, 2015
Illinois softball begins Big Ten Tournament (Story)
May 04, 2015
Illinois softball ends regular season fifth in the Big Ten (Story)
Apr 28, 2015
Illinois to face Western Illinois in last midweek game (Story)
Apr 27, 2015
Illinois softball wins rubber match in walk-off fashion (Story)
Apr 21, 2015
Illinois softball gives fans a show at World’s Largest Softball Tailgate (Story)
Apr 20, 2015
Illinois softball gets both wins in doubleheader against Wisconsin (Story)
Apr 15, 2015
Illinois softball to face DePaul in one-game series (Story)
Apr 09, 2015
Illinois softball tops Indiana State in grand-slam fashion (Story)
Apr 08, 2015
Illinois softball takes on Indiana State in one-game series (Story)
Apr 07, 2015
Sullivan leads Illini softball with DiBiase at her side (Story)
Apr 06, 2015
Illinois softball underclassmen carry team to series victory against Iowa (Story)
Apr 01, 2015
Illini of the Week April 1: Carly Thomas (Story)
Mar 31, 2015
Illinois softball to take on in-state rival Illinois State (Story)
Mar 30, 2015
Illinois softball sweeps Indiana with 22-run effort (Story)
Mar 18, 2015
Illinois softball shut out in home opener vs. North Dakota State (Story)
Mar 17, 2015
Illinois softball opens at home with impromptu double header (Story)
Mar 10, 2015
Defensive errors have plagued Illinois softball early in season (Story)
Mar 09, 2015
Illinois softball falls victim to big innings in Los Angeles (Story)
Mar 03, 2015
Illinois softball pitchers let defense do the talking (Story)
Mar 02, 2015
Offense explodes as Illinois softball finishes weekend 2-1 (Story)
Feb 23, 2015
Illinois softball drops three of five in Houston (Story)
Feb 19, 2015
Illinois softball looks to turn its season around in Houston (Story)
Feb 18, 2015
Illinois softball’s Breanna Wonderly jumping right in (Story)
Feb 16, 2015
Illinois women’s tennis ends weekend on a high note (Story)
Feb 12, 2015
Illinois softball looks to keep up intensity through the weekend (Story)
Feb 12, 2015
Illinois women’s tennis faces off against Coach Dasso’s alma mater (Story)
Feb 10, 2015
Illini softball endures tough start to new year (Story)
Feb 09, 2015
Freshman step up and Illini women’s tennis squeaks past San Jose State (Story)
Feb 09, 2015
Illini softball drop four of first five to start the season (Story)
Feb 04, 2015
Illinois women’s tennis unable to win pressure points (Story)
Jan 26, 2015
Illinois women’s tennis’ Baillon impresses against former team (Story)
Jan 22, 2015
Illinois women’s tennis to face ISU and UIC Sunday (Story)
Dec 16, 2014
Illinois women’s tennis moves past fall struggles (Story)
Dec 03, 2014
Wooden racquet, memory of friend fuels tennis coach Dasso (Story)
Nov 04, 2014
Illini women’s tennis finish fall season with mixed results (Story)
Nov 04, 2014
Even after signing Maddon, Cubs still a year away (Story)