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Illini men’s gymnastics celebrates senior night

By Kieran Hampl

March 6, 2014

For the No. 6 Illinois men’s gymnastics team, the week of rest has allowed for a refinement of some skills heading into the final stretch of the season. Before the final push in the Big Ten and NCAA Championships, the Illini will host their last home meet of the season, which will be the last of th...

Illinois’ win makes Big Ten title tough for Spartans

Illinois’ win makes Big Ten title tough for Spartans

March 2, 2014

EAST LANSING, Mich. — The reward was Chicago-style pizza from East Lansing’s Pizza House. At least that’s how some of the Illinois basketball players celebrated their victory over Michigan State on Saturday. Decked out in Illinois sweat suits, players munched on pizza with friends and family in...

Illini women’s basketball hits road again to face Iowa

Illinois’ Ivory Crawford (22) shoots the ball during the game against Indiana at State Farm Center on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014.The Illini lost 77-58.

February 13, 2014

There aren’t many “easy” wins in the Big Ten, and Iowa (19-6 overall, 7-4 Big Ten) certainly isn’t one of them. At a time when the Illinois women’s basketball team (9-15, 2-10) is desperate for a win, it must pack up and hit the road to face one of the most lethal offensive teams in the nati...