The Daily Illini

Illinois women’s basketball falls at Seton Hall

December 10, 2014

The Illinois women’s basketball team couldn’t recreate the magic it had when facing the Seton Hall Pirates last season. On Dec. 9, the Illini erased a 20-point deficit at home to take down the Pirates.  Seton Hall got its revenge this year by coming up with an 82-72 win. The Illini made a few second half r...

Illinois women’s hoops travels to Seton Hall

Illinois women’s hoops travels to Seton Hall

By Joey Figueroa

December 9, 2014

After traveling a mere 200 miles for its first true road game, the Illinois women’s basketball team will make the long trip to South Orange, New Jersey, for a matchup against Seton Hall on Tuesday. The Illini (7-2) will arrive in South Orange on a two-game winning streak that includes a pair of 20-...

Illini women’s hoops dominates in-state rival

December 7, 2014

If there was any doubt about the balance of women’s basketball power in the state of Illinois, the Illini may have put it to rest on Saturday. Head coach Matt Bollant’s squad went down to Carbondale and beat up on Southern Illinois, 86-42. The win pushes the Illini to 7-2, while dropping the Sal...

After transfer year, Cosby is ready to go for Illinois basketball

After transfer year, Cosby is ready to go for Illinois basketball

November 4, 2014

Aaron Cosby has always been a stellar shooter. But when Cosby arrived at Illinois, there was something that may have stood out to head coach John Groce, other than his shot. “When he came in here, I didn’t think he competed every day,” Groce said. “I thought he was a pick and choose guy.” Af...