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Braggin’ Rights game will be special, as always

Missouri's Johnathan Williams III reaches for a loose ball against Illinois' Kendrick Nunn and Jon Ekey in the second half of the 2013 Braggin' Rights game at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis. Illinois won last year's eidtion, 65-64. The teams will meet again Saturday.

December 20, 2014

As Illinois head coach John Groce has said, when it comes to the Braggin’ Rights game, you can throw the teams’ records out the window.  Illinois enters the annual contest at 8-3, while Missouri sits at a mediocre 5-5. But everyone knows both squads will bring it when they meet in St. Louis for...

Western Kentucky shows flashes of 2012 Louisiana Tech

Western Kentucky shows flashes of 2012 Louisiana Tech

September 4, 2014

Every week, The Daily Illini football staff makes predictions for five college football games. Some of us do so with more accuracy than others. But we are always sure to include the Illinois game in those five picks. Two years ago, I sat in Legends on game day eating a late lunch with my family tryin...