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Varsity legacy pervades club fencing team

Varsity legacy pervades club fencing team

February 5, 2014

Two NCAA Championships. Thirty-four Big Ten titles. Sophomore Katie Bora summed up her sport in just a few simple words. “It’s like chess and dancing combined,” said Bora, who joined Illini fencing this year and is trying her hand at the sport for the very first time. A constant struggle to maint...

The NBA All-Star process needs work

By Spencer Brown

February 4, 2014

Now that the Super Bowl has ended, as anticlimactic as it was, sports fans can turn their attention to the next big sporting event, NBA All-Star weekend. The selection of NBA All-Star Game players is an event with arguably the most flawed system outside of the BCS.  Let’s begin with the selection of ...