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Illinois men’s golf finish strong, win 3M Invitational

April 3, 2016

This weekend, the Illinois men’s golf team secured its first win in the last month. This win came in the 3M Augusta Invitational against 14 other teams — nine of which ranked in Golfweek’s...

Illinois men’s golf team struggles in Las Vegas

March 10, 2016

Tweet: “We played some scared golf today,” @MikeSmall said of @IlliniMGolf.The Illinois men's golf team played its second-worst tournament — with respect to par — of the season at...

Elevated competition, sea level factors at Southern Collegiate Masters for Illinois men's golf

March 6, 2016

While Illinois’ new athletic director was settling into his position in Champaign, the University’s top-ranked team — Mike Small’s men’s golf team — was preparing for one of its biggest...

Illini of the Week Feb. 25: Charlie Danielson

Charlie Danielson at the 2015 NCAA Championships. Photo courtesy of Fighting Illini Athletics.
February 24, 2016

Editor’s note: The Daily Illini sports desk sits down each week and decides which Illinois athlete or coach is our Illini of the Week. Athletes and coaches are evaluated by individual performance and...

Small playing career not over, but Illinois is his focus

February 10, 2016

It’s wintertime, and Illinois men’s golf coach Mike Small, who turns 50 next month, is starting to feel it in his back and elbow.He’s had back injuries all his life. He fractured the radial head...

Illinois men's golf coach Mike Small teaching himself, players

February 3, 2016

Illinois men’s golf head coach Mike Small turns 50 in March, but he still has some competitive gas in his tank. Not only for his golf career, but for everything he’s involved in.“He’s sneaky good...

Illinois men's golf brings home stays undefeated in Tinervin Cup

February 2, 2016

tweet: All they do is win, win, win. @IlliniMGolf continues tradition of winning in Placida, Florida.The Illinois men’s golf team may need a trophy case just for Tinervin Cup trophies after bringing...

Illinois men’s golf using Tinervin Cup as baseline

January 28, 2016

Tweet: @IlliniMGolf to open spring season, but that’s not their focusCheck out the Radio Preview from Marc Ramm hereAbout 5 feet in front of all the trophies in Illinois golf history, Zach Barlow...

Illinois men’s golf building on resume

January 18, 2016

It was a busy winter break for the Illinois men’s golf team. Three players competed in tournaments, two flew to Europe and one built a sandcastle.Dylan Meyer and Alex Burge competed in the New Year’s...

Illinois men's golf ready for Final Four rematch at East Lake Cup

November 1, 2015

The Illinois men’s golf team’s season ended in the Final Four of the NCAA last year.The team earned the No. 1 seed in match play at the National Championship, and after a thrilling quarterfinal victory...

Dominant win for Illinois men's golf at Crooked Stick

October 13, 2015

At the Olympia Fields Fighting Illini Invite three weeks ago, the Illini faced elite competition without one of their elite players, senior Charlie Danielson.A back injury during a practice round left...

Illini men's golf resumes fall season at Crooked Stick

October 11, 2015

Monday marks the end of a three-week break from competition for the Illinois men’s golf team as the Illini travel to Carmel, Indiana, for Indiana’s Crooked Stick Invitational.While the team hasn’t...

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