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Illini defeat Penn State

Ayo Dosunmu dribbles the ball in Illinois' game against Penn State on Tuesday night. The Illini won 79-65.
January 25, 2021

Defense lead the way as Kofi Cockburn and the Illini cruise to an easy win over Penn State last Tuesday at the State Farm Center.

Tips from Illini: David

Tips from Illini: David
January 21, 2021

 Fellow Illini David McEathron shares five tips for students to stay occupied during quarantine.

Illini fall short to Ohio State

Senior Trent Frazier drives towards the basket during the game against Ohio State on Saturday.
January 19, 2021

 A late rally isn't enough as the Illini lost to Ohio State for their second loss in a row last Saturday in Champaign.

Illini Women’s Basketball takes loss to #16 Ohio State

Jada Peebles shoots a three during Illinois' game against Ohio State on Thursday. The Illini fell 78-55.
January 10, 2021

 In case you missed it Illinois Women’s Basketball team took on rival Ohio State on January 7. With a score of 78-55. The Fighting Illini return home to host No. 23/24-ranked Michigan State on...

Illinois Women’s Basketball falls to Iowa

Lyric Robins dribbles the ball in Illinois' game against Iowa on Sunday.
January 7, 2021

 Illinois Women’s Basketball lose to Big Ten rival Iowa Hawkeyes 107-68 at the Jan 3. game at State Farm Center.

Highlighting Professors: Mark Wolters

Highlighting Professors: Mark Wolters
January 5, 2021

 Students may know Professor Wolters from taking his Business Administration classes, while others may know him from his travel YouTube channel "Wolters World". Hear more about Prof. Wolters traveling...

Illini Basketball defeats Big Ten rival Indiana Hoosiers

Junior Ayo Dosunmu speeds towards the basket during the game against Indiana on Saturday. The Illini won the game 69-60 with Dosunmu scoring 30 points.
December 29, 2020

 Illini Basketball defeat Big Ten rival Indiana Hoosiers 69-60 at the Dec 26. game at State Farm Center.

Illini win Big Ten opener against Minnesota

Freshman Andre Curbelo drives towards the basket during the game against Minnesota on Tuesday. The Illini won the game 92-65.
December 21, 2020

 Illini Basketball won their Big Ten opener at the State Farm Center on Dec 15. with a score of 92-65 against the Minnesota Gophers.

Illini Football hosts Iowa for Senior Night

The Illinois offensive line prepares to hike the ball during the game against Iowa on Saturday. The Illini lost the game 35-21.
December 8, 2020

 Illini Football hosted their last home game in Memorial Stadium on December 5th to the Iowa Hawkeyes, but lost their final game 35-21. The game started by recognizing the Seniors before kickoff.

Illini Motorsports team gains female leadership

Salam Mulhem(right), senior in Engineering and President of Illini Motorsports works to prepare the car for a practice run. Salam is the team's first female president.
November 30, 2020

 Each year, students on Illini Motorsports design and test out a new car to compete in the upcoming season. This year, the team comprised of over 80 students has gained female leadership, with Salam...

Illini football adjusts to home games without fans

Running back Chase Brown advances the ball during the game against Nebraska on Saturday.
November 29, 2020

 The Illini football team faces an unusual season playing their home games in an empty Memorial Stadium. Players adjust to the new atmosphere without fans in their first two home games against Purdue...

Minnesota Gophers hand Illinois 41-14 loss

Sophomore  Coran Taylor narrowly stays in bounds as he slips through the Minnesota defense. As a fourth-string quarterback, Taylor has had a lack of game experience.
November 9, 2020

 The Illini fell 0-3 at Memorial Stadium last Saturday to the Minnesota Golden Gophers in a 41-14 loss.

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