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Illinois men’s track places second at Gibson Invitational

By Will Most

April 10, 2016

Tweet: [email protected] fought tough weather to place second in the Gibson Invitational with young core. #IlliniWith awful on-and-off weather this past weekend, Illinois men's track head coach Michael Turk almost withdrew his team from the Indiana State Gibson Invitational. Turk repeatedly...

Illini men’s track banking on success in Nebraska

By Will Most

February 4, 2016

Check out the Radio Feature on Mo Maat by Will Gerard here.After one of its most challenging meets of the year in Lexington, Kentucky, the Illinois men’s track team got a weekend to relax and recuperate after racing several top-25 teams and playing what was a punishing start to its season.With the rest, practice and people returning from injury, Head Coa...

Illinois men’s track and field prepares for Musco Twilight

Illinois men’s track and field prepares for Musco Twilight

April 30, 2015

Following its biggest win of the season at Drake Relays and two weeks away from the Big Ten Championships, this weekend is a different one for the Illinois men’s track and field team. The Illini will wrap up their regular season this weekend at the Musco Twilight meet in Iowa City, Iowa. With the Big...

Illini men’s track and field dominates in Las Vegas

By Will Small

March 30, 2015

After wrapping up a promising indoor season earlier this month, the Illinois men’s track and field team kicked off its outdoor season with a dominating performance at the UNLV Spring Invitational on March 20-21. The Illini placed first as a team at the meet, and won numerous individual events. Whi...

Illinois men’s track looks to continue early season success

By Will Small

January 22, 2015

Coming off a strong performance at the Illini Classic last weekend, the Illinois men’s track and field team looks to continue the momentum at the Rod McCravy Memorial Meet in Lexington, Kentucky, on Friday and Saturday.  “Each week we have to keep our focus and keep working hard,” head coach Mike Turk ...