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Struggling Gophers will be desperate against Illini

Struggling Gophers will be desperate against Illini

January 23, 2015

Records can be deceiving in college basketball.  Minnesota enters Saturday’s game against Illinois with a 12-8 overall record, including a 1-6 mark in Big Ten play. From an outside perspective, the Gophers’ conference record looks bad.  But take a closer look at their schedule, and you realize Minn...

Get the most of C-U on a student’s budget

By Sarah Soenke

July 25, 2014

It may be in the middle of East Central Illinois, but Champaign-Urbana has a lot going on. And with the twin cities being popularly termed a “micro-urban community,” the costs for many leisure and entertainment options are micro too, if not entirely free. So take a break from thinking about your newly acquired...