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Illinois women’s basketball heads to Michigan

Illinois' Chatrice White attempts a layup during the game versus Northwestern at the State Farm Center on Thursday.
January 26, 2015

Now stuck in a four-game losing streak, the Illinois women’s basketball team will look to right the ship Monday night against Michigan in a Big Ten challenge on the road. Illinois (11-8, 2-5 Big Ten)...

Illinois women’s basketball adjusting without Crawford

January 21, 2015

Sitting at 2-4 in Big Ten play, the Illinois women’s basketball team and head coach Matt Bollant are already forced to adjust to a major bump in the road. Senior guard Ivory Crawford has now been sidelined...

Illinois women’s basketball looks to carry success into Big Ten play

Illinois' Chatrice White attempts a layup during the game against Virginia at the State Farm Center on Dec. 4.The Illini won 86-63.
December 16, 2014

Still with two games to go before Big Ten play begins, the Illinois women’s basketball team has already had a season’s worth of ups and downs. Currently sitting at 7-3, the Illini have a win over a...

Illinois women’s hoops downs Valparaiso

December 14, 2014

On a record-setting afternoon in Chapel Hill, Indiana, Illinois women’s basketball rode a fast start and hot shooting to an easy 80-58 victory over Valparaiso. The Illini sank a school record 15 3-pointers,...

Illinois women’s basketball starts road trip against Southern Illinois

Illinois' Kyley Simmons dribbles the ball down the court during the game against IPFW on Friday November 14.
December 5, 2014

Following a one-game stint at home, Illinois will embark on a three-game stretch on the road, beginning with a stop in Carbondale, Illinois, on Saturday for a matchup with Southern Illinois. Fresh off...

Illinois women’s basketball thumps Virginia

December 4, 2014

The Illinois women’s basketball team showed no signs of fatigue following its week-long stay in the Virgin Islands and easily dispatched Virginia 86-63 at State Farm Center on Wednesday night. Junior...

Illini women’s basketball finish trip with mixed results

Illinois freshman Chatrice White shoots the ball against Memphis on Nov. 20. White had 23 points in an upset win over No. 9 Kentucky in the Paradise Jam in the Virgin Islands. The women’s basketball team went 1-2 on the trip.
December 1, 2014

The Illinois women’s basketball team’s trip to the Virgin Islands for the Paradise Jam turned out to be a lot like a dysfunctional family vacation. There are many ups and downs of a vacation with the...

Illinois women’s basketball sneaks away with win

November 21, 2014

Illinois’ battle with Memphis came down to one shot.  Or two, or three or four.  The Illini failed to score in the last three minutes of the game but still managed to pull out a 60-58victory. “It...

Illinois women’s basketball looks to keep momentum against Memphis

Illinois' Brooke Kissinger leads a fast break during the game against Robert Morris at State Farm Center on Tuesday. The Illin won 66-48.
November 20, 2014

With its 66-48 win over Robert Morris on Tuesday, Illinois basketball has started the season 2-0 for the first time since the 2008-09 season. The Illini will try to keep that streak alive Thursday when...

Illini face Robert Morris

Illinois' Kyley Simmons dribbles the ball down the court during the game against IPFW on Friday. The Illini won 70-63.
November 18, 2014

After nearly being upset in its home opener on Friday, Illinois women’s basketball will look to find its offensive rhythm when it hosts Robert Morris University for the first time in school history at...

Illinois women’s basketball hosts IPFW in season opener

November 13, 2014

The Illinois women’s basketball team has plenty of promising new pieces, and it’s time for them to come together Friday afternoon at the State Farm Center when Illinois hosts IPFW in the season opener.  Illinois...

Illini crush Millikin in pre-season opener

Illinois' Kyley Simmons (15) lays the ball up during the exhibition game against Millikin at State Farm Center on Saturday. The Illini won 108-38.
November 10, 2014

The Illinois women’s basketball team made the most of its only preseason exhibition game. Although the opponent was Division III school Millikin, Illinois and head coach Matt Bollant still seemed to...

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