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Abysmal offense haunts Illinois in loss to Nebraska

Abysmal offense haunts Illinois in loss to Nebraska

January 12, 2015

Illinois’ 53-43 loss to Nebraska on Sunday night was ugly enough offensively to give Illini fans flashbacks. John Groce’s team lost 48-39 to Ohio State and 49-43 to Northwestern last season in similarly depressing performances. Bruce Weber’s Illinois teams were known for offensively anemic sh...

Illinois must maintain high level of intensity against Nebraska

Illinois must maintain high level of intensity against Nebraska

January 11, 2015

Sustainability.  It’s a trendy word in environmental circles, but the subject of sustainability can be applied to the trajectory of this Illinois basketball season as well.  As Illinois’ impressive win over No. 11 Maryland fades farther into the rear-view mirror, one question regarding the Illin...