The Daily Illini

Illinois reaches critical weekend for conference play

John Olen sends a pass across the ice during the game against Iowa State at the Ice Arena on Saturday, Nov. 14. Illinois lost 3-2 in a shootout.

By Ethan Swanson

December 3, 2015

Tweet: [email protected] looks to make a jump in the conference standings this weekend against Robert Morris UniversityThe Illinois hockey team had last weekend off due to the Thanksgiving holiday festivities and feasts — a break the Illini desperately needed after their 8-0 loss to Lindenwood Univ...

Illini face Robert Morris

Illinois' Kyley Simmons dribbles the ball down the court during the game against IPFW on Friday. The Illini won 70-63.

By Joey Figueroa

November 18, 2014

After nearly being upset in its home opener on Friday, Illinois women’s basketball will look to find its offensive rhythm when it hosts Robert Morris University for the first time in school history at State Farm Center Tuesday night. Heading into their second game of the young season, the Illini ha...

Illinois basketball faces Clemson in NIT second round

March 23, 2014

The Illinois men’s basketball team knows it was lucky to survive its first round NIT matchup at Boston University. The Illini rallied from a 17-point deficit Wednesday behind Rayvonte Rice’s 28 points to top the Terriers by four.  John Groce’s squad realizes it can’t expect to dig itself out o...