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Big Ten greatest athlete bracket: Final round

By Daily Illini Staff Report

April 3, 2016


Filed under Sports

After four rounds of voting, The Daily Illini sports staff sent its two final athletes to the championship to determine who is the Big Ten's greatest athlete. As we head into the final matchup, don't forget to use #DIBracket to weigh in on Twitter.Here is the matchup for the champio...

Greatest Big Ten athlete bracket: Round four

By The Daily Illini sports staff

March 30, 2016


Filed under Sports

After three rounds of voting, The Daily Illini sports staff sent four athletes through to the next round of our bracket to determine the Big Ten’s greatest athlete. We did a simultaneous fan vote on Twitter, and the staff and the fans disagreed in two places.First was on the staff’s selection of f...

Nunn, Cosby shine as Illinois basketball edges Northwestern

Nunn, Cosby shine as Illinois basketball edges Northwestern

January 15, 2015


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Illinois’ 72-67 victory over Northwestern Wednesday night wasn’t perfect.  Wins against the Wildcats (10-7, 1-3 Big Ten) haven’t come easy lately, especially at Welsh-Ryan Arena. This one came down to the wire, with both teams exchanging free throws near the end as Northwestern hung around unt...

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