The Daily Illini

Illini head to indoor Big Tens with unfinished business

By Chris Kennedy

February 28, 2014

Last year, Brandon Stryganek left the Big Ten Indoor Championships with a conference championship in the 60 meters. This year he comes in with a target on his back. “It’s gonna be a little different for me because I’m defending my 60-meter title," Stryganek, said. “But we’ve had a target on ou...

Illini men’s track and field returns home for the Orange and Blue Open

By Chris Kennedy

February 20, 2014

The Illinois men’s track and field team returns to the Armory this weekend for the Orange and Blue Open after a series of tough meets on the road.  Last weekend, the team split, with distance runners traveling to the Iowa State Cyclone Classic in Ames, Iowa and the rest of the team competing at the SP...

Illinois men’s track and field takes first at Illini Classic

By Thomas Donley

January 21, 2014

On what head coach Mike Turk called “an outstanding day,” the Illinois men’s track and field team took first place over the seven-team field at the Illini Classic, scoring 227.5 points, 125 points better than second-place Memphis.  Seven Illini claimed event titles Saturday, and 13 others fini...