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Illinois swimming concludes Big Ten championships

By Drake Pena

February 22, 2016


Filed under Sports

The Illinois swimming and diving team concluded its postseason competition last weekend, finishing 12th in the Big Ten with 234 points.Big Ten champs Michigan hosted the event at its Donald B. Canham Natatorium. Thirteen of the conferences teams competed — Maryland competes in the...

Illini defense put to test against Nebraska, Abdullah

Illini defense put to test against Nebraska, Abdullah

By Sean Neumann

September 26, 2014


Filed under Sports

Waiting in Lincoln, Nebraska, is Ameer Abdullah. Illinois’ rushing defense has struggled this season and will have its hands full trying to stop Nebraska’s star running back — one of the nation’s best rushers and an early Heisman candidate — on Saturday. Abdullah already has 625 rushing yards ...