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Bollant speaks for the first time since allegations

Illinois head coach Matt Bollant instructs his team during the Illini's win over Wisconsin at Assembly Hall, on Monday, Feb. 18, 2013

By Masaki Sugimoto

August 5, 2015

Illinois head women's basketball coach Matt Bollant addressed the media for the first time today since allegations of racial abuse were levied at him back in May."I want our program to be a reflection of me." Illinois head coach Matt Bollant said Wednesday.In response to the allegations, The Universi...

UI entrepreneurs receive highest amount of venture funding in state

September 3, 2014

The University was recently ranked the top public university in the state and 12th worldwide to receive the most venture capital funding for starting businesses. The report was conducted by PitchBook, a venture capital database that reviews business data of companies, investors, partners and professi...