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Illini basketball’s fight not enough against Villanova

Illini basketball’s fight not enough against Villanova
December 10, 2014

As Illinois’ 73-59 defeat at the hands of No. 7 Villanova played out, it became clear that we’ve seen this movie before. The script unfolded in a similar fashion to last week’s loss to Miami. The...

Jimmy V Classic holds special significance for Hill

Jimmy V Classic holds special significance for Hill
December 9, 2014

Every year, the Jimmy V Classic takes on a little extra meaning in the world of sports. Named in honor of legendary college basketball coach Jim Valvano, the Classic raises millions of dollars for cancer...

Illinois muscles past American in weekend tune-up

Illinois muscles past American in weekend tune-up
December 6, 2014

In an afternoon that saw ranked teams like Michigan and Miami fall at home in upsets, Illinois basketball avoided that same fate. The No. 24 Illini methodically took care of American University in a 70-55...

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