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Illinois visits Wisconsin as Leron Black distraction hovers

Illinois visits Wisconsin as Leron Black distraction hovers

By Alex Roux

February 21, 2016

Tweet: Illinois visits Wisconsin on Saturday, who the #Illini haven’t beaten since 2011 When Wisconsin visited Illinois at the end of January, the Badgers’ identity was cloudy.It’s a lot clearer three weeks later.The Badgers moved to 13-9 and 5-4 in the Big Ten with their win over the listless Illini on Jan. 31...

Beware of the Badgers: Wisconsin basketball is rising

Beware of the Badgers: Wisconsin basketball is rising

By Dan Escalona

February 16, 2016

Tweet: The Wisconsin Badgers are back in the March Madness mix, and opposing teams don't want them in their bracket, writes columnist @danescalona77Five weeks ago, casual observers of the Big Ten could have been forgiven for turning their full attention away from Wisconsin. The Badgers were 1-4 in the Bi...

Finke, Morgan step up for Illini in light of Thorne Jr.'s continued absence

Finke, Morgan step up for Illini in light of Thorne Jr.'s continued absence

By Eli Schwadron

January 26, 2016

Tweet: [email protected]_Michael and @Maverick_Morgan combined for 23 rebounds vs. Minnesota. Next up for #Illini hoops is a matchup with @OhioStateHoopsMalcolm Hill’s turn-around jumper glanced off the front rim during the first half of Illinois’ win against Minnesota. Surrounded by three Gophers, Michael F...