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Illini columnist: A message for the people of Quad Day

Illini columnist: A message for the people of Quad Day

By Kevin McCarthy

August 17, 2015


Filed under Sports

If your Quad Day experience is anything like my Quad Day experience, the crowd of eager and electrified freshmen will soon become a mass of overwhelmed, sweat-soaked students being pushed through the midwest’s best version of a Middle-Eastern bazaar.By the end of the day, you’ll have more flyers than o...

Illinois men's gymnastics fails to place at NCAAs

By Daniel Collins

May 10, 2015


Filed under Sports

The Illinois men’s gymnastics team started off the year 10-0, its best start since 2010, but finished with its worst performance at the NCAA Championships since 2002.Despite injuries early on — sophomore Chandler Eggleston was ruled out for the year with a ruptured patella tendon and junior F...

Illinois men’s gymnastics drop last meet of season.

Illinois men’s gymnastics drop last meet of season.

By Daniel Collins

March 16, 2015


Filed under Uncategorized

Going up against a top-five opponent has become a problem for the Illinois men’s gymnastics team. The Illini lost to the two-time defending NCAA champion Michigan Wolverines on Sunday by a score of 435.750-428.500 in Ann Arbor, Mich. While No. 3-ranked Illinois won five event titles on the night, it was ...