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Illinois’ Diab named Big Ten still rings champion

Alex Diab at his practice.

By James Boyd

April 5, 2016

BY Tweet: [email protected]’s @alex_diab10 is our #IOTW after being named Big Ten still rings champion. #IlliniJames BoydStaff WriterHis teammates call him a dad. His school calls him an Illini. The Big Ten calls him a still rings champion.Following a weekend in which the Illinois men’s gymnastics team cam...

Illinois men’s gymnastics finish runner-up to Ohio State

Illinois' Alex Diab performs his routine at the meet against Michigan on March 12, 2016.

By James Boyd

April 3, 2016

Once again, the Illinois men’s gymnastics failed to capture the top trophy in the Big Ten championships this past weekend.Finishing runner-up to Penn State in last year’s championships, the Illini were in Columbus, Ohio, looking to avenge that close loss – one in which they were defeated by 0.6 ...

Illinois men’s gymnastics heads to Ohio for Big Ten Championships

Illinois' Logan Bradley performs a routine on the pommel horse during the meet against Iowa at Huff Hall on Saturday, February 7, 2015. The Illini won 440.150-424.500.

By James Boyd

March 30, 2016

There is a giant orange poster on the wall at Kenney Gym. But unlike the many other orange advertisements around Illinois’ campus, it does not feature Illini athletes, and it has nothing to do with the recent hiring of head football coach Lovie Smith.It simply reads, “0.6” in big black letters...

Illini women's gymnastics begin postseason play while the men face Michigan at Huff.

Chandler Eggleston performs the high bar routine against Ohio State at Huff Hall on Sunday, Jan. 26rd, 2014.

By Orri Benatar

March 12, 2016

Women's gymnastics look to earn an evening session spot at Big Ten Championships while the men look to climb the in rankings.