The Daily Illini

Illini basketball struggles to find rhythm on season

By Nicholas Fortin

May 10, 2015

By Nicholas fortinstaff writerIllinois (19-14, 9-9 Big Ten) dealt with injuries, suspensions and other obstacles in a season full of setbacks and in the end the Illini just couldn’t cope with the off-court complications as the team finished the season disappointed.The Illini came into the season w...

Offense erupts again as Illinois pounds Austin Peay

Offense erupts again as Illinois pounds Austin Peay

November 22, 2014

Dick Vitale can rest easy tonight, and save the acrobatics for March. The legendary broadcaster once proclaimed that if Austin Peay beat Illinois in a 1987 NCAA Tournament matchup, he’d stand on his head. Sure enough, the 3-seed Illini were upset by the 14-seed Governors in the first round of March...