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Four takeaways from the Illini open scrimmage

Illinois' Leron Black looks for an open pass during the

October 27, 2014

With State Farm Center still in the process of being patched up in time for the upcoming season, Illinois basketball had to get a little creative. On Sunday afternoon, John Groce’s team squared off against itself at the Ubben Indoor Practice Facility for its first basketball event of the 2014-15 campaign. A se...

Ello offers social-network users simplicity, privacy

By Taylor Lucero

October 20, 2014

In contrast to other platforms like Facebook and Twitter, Ello is a newly-established social network which brands itself as “simple, beautiful, and (an) ad-free social network.” After initially starting as a private social network, Ello created a public version of the site after an increase in i...