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Illinois men’s head wheelchair basketball coach happy with team’s midseason form

Illinois' Ryan Neiswender drives the ball down the court past his opponents during the game against  Missouri at the Activities and Recreation Center on Friday, February 13, 2015.The Illini won 53-46.
January 27, 2016

Teams with sustained success often get complacent, but the Illinois men’s wheelchair basketball team has not fallen into that habit. Head coach Matt Buchi has continued to push his team forward in pursuit...

Wheelchair basketball finding its rhythm heading into winter break

December 9, 2015

Tweet- #Illini wheelchair basketball looks to build on successful pastBy Thomas PolcynStaff writerIt was not all that long ago the women’s wheelchair basketball team fell just short of a national title,...

Mak Nong's long wheelchair basketball career serving him well as Illini captain

October 8, 2015

Mak Nong is an essential piece of the Illinois men’s wheelchair basketball team. He is a junior from Long Beach, California, who studies Recreation, Sport and Tourism with a concentration in Recreation. Nong's major...

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