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Rice’s buzzer-beater lifts Illinois over Missouri

Illinois' Rayvonte Rice (24) takes the game-winning shot during the game against Missouri at Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri on Dec.20, 2014. The Illini won 62-59.

By Sean Neumann

December 21, 2014

ST. LOUIS – There was little doubt the ball was going to be in Rayvonte Rice's hands. As the seconds faded off the clock, Rice fell back from beyond the arc to put up a long three. The senior guard buried a shot over two Missouri defenders as the clock ran out, igniting an eruption on, and off, the...

Taking advantage of syllabus week

August 14, 2014

I truly bonded with my little-did-I-know best friend during syllabus week. Syllabus week is a small gift between the free time to get better acquainted on campus before the boom of real-life college work begins. The largest part of syllabus week to take advantage of is meeting new people, especially ...