The Daily Illini

Illinois finishes Illini Classic with two more sweeps

By Daniel Dexter

August 30, 2015

The Illinois volleyball team finished the Illini Classic with sweeps of Miami (Ohio) and Creighton on Saturday, finishing their opening weekend 3-0.After struggling in early sets against Louisville on Friday, the Illini started the day off with a dominant victory over the Redhawk...

Groce set to host a double dose of Xavier

Illinois' men's basketball head coach John Groce addresses the media at Ubben Basketball Facility in Champaign on June 29.

By Alex Roux

August 25, 2015

Most popular athletes have cool nicknames.“Air Jordan.” “King James.” Anthony “Sizzle Chest” Rizzo is my personal favorite.So when it was announced that 2016 basketball recruits Xavier Sneed and Xavier Simpson would take official visits this upcoming weekend to the Illinois campus, the lo...