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Illini men’s gymnastics prepare for Big Ten road trip

Illini men’s gymnastics prepare for Big Ten road trip

By Kieran Hampl

January 30, 2014

The No. 8 Illinois men’s gymnastics team made it clear heading into the season that it expected to make a deep run at the end of the year through the Big Ten and the national championship. Despite plenty of expectations, this does not mean the Illini are overlooking any of their opponents. This includ...

Offensive rebounding key to success for Illinois men’s basketball

Offensive rebounding key to success for Illinois men’s basketball

By Johnathan Hettinger

December 5, 2013

Illinois basketball head coach John Groce can’t control whether shots go in. He knows that some days shots fall and some days they don’t. But he also knows two things that his team can control — defense and rebounding — and if they control those areas, the team will have success regardless of whet...