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KRUSH EDITION: Ohio State and Illinois have gone different directions since 2005 stunner

John Groce was an assistant on the 2005 Ohio State team that handed then-No. 1 Illinois its only regular season loss. Since becoming Illinois' head coach, Groce is 1-5 against Ohio State.
January 25, 2016

THIS IS FOR THE OHIO STATE KRUSH EDITION ONLY DON'T PUT IT IN THE PAPEROhio State has been on different level than Illinois lately when it comes to revenue sports.Since 1999, the Buckeyes have won two...

Illini implode at Indiana, lose 103-69

Illini implode at Indiana, lose 103-69
January 20, 2016

Illinois did Tuesday what you absolutely can’t afford to do if you want to win at Indiana.It let the Hoosiers play downhill.The Illini were backpedaling on defense all night in their 103-69...

Illinois needs to play desperate Tuesday to knock off Indiana

Illinois' Jaylon Tate walks the ball up the court during the Illini's 78-67 loss to Nebraska at State Farm Center on Saturday.
January 19, 2016

It’s easy to recognize a team playing with desperation.We often see desperation from teams with their backs against the wall, with no other choice but to eat or be eaten. If a team plays desperate in...

Orange Krush registration restructured amidst renovation

Member's of the Orange Krush attempt to distract Rapheal Davis (35) while he inbounds the ball during the game against Purdue at State Farm Center on Jan. 21, 2015. The Illini won 66-57.
September 15, 2015

The last time the Illinois Division of Intercollegiate Athletics moved the student section of seats for one of the two major sports on campus, it would be hard to argue that it was much of an improvement...

Q & A with Phantogram’s Sarah Barthel

Phantogram, a dream-pop, electronic-rock duo, will visit Virginia Theatre on Wednesday night for a show presented by Star Course.
April 9, 2014

For the electronic-rock duo Phantogram, 2014 has been a long-awaited return to promoting an album release.  Nearly four years after their 2010 debut album, “Eyelid Movies,” the band released “Voices”...

Illinois basketball to return to new-look State Farm Center in fall

Illinois basketball to return to new-look State Farm Center in fall
March 19, 2014

The first time Dave Downey walked into Assembly Hall in Champaign, he wasn’t thinking about the spectacle of the building. In March of 1963 his Illini were a game back of Ohio State in the Big Ten championship...

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