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Illinois women’s gymnastics compete in first session of Big Ten Championships

Illinois women’s gymnastics compete in first session of Big Ten Championships

By Tyler Fedak

March 16, 2016

The Big Five Meet last weekend in Columbus, Ohio, prepped the Illinois women’s gymnastics team to take on the real deal— the Big Ten Championships.Last weekend, Illinois went up against Nebraska, Michigan State, Maryland and Ohio State at the Big Five Meet. The Illini were in the running t...

Sterling incident a wake-up call for sporting culture

Sterling incident a wake-up call for sporting culture

April 30, 2014

Sports are supposed to be the ultimate forum of equality.  Games aren’t won by skin color, religion, sexuality or ethnicity, but by hard work and talent. And that’s part of the reason why sports are so great; they’re supposed to be businesses of equal opportunity. But the events of the past week hav...