Illinois

After an embarrassing loss to Big Ten regular-season champion Michigan, Illinois has managed to bounce back with two-straight victories. The Fighting Illini’s latest win came at the opening tip of the Big Ten tournament as they defeated the No. 8 seed […]

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Had it not been for Brandon Paul, the Illinois Fighting Illini would be sitting at home rather than taking on the Indiana Hoosiers on Friday afternoon. Paul put on a clinic versus the Minnesota Golden Gophers in the Big Ten […]

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  The first game of the Big Ten tournament is the most interesting one of the opening round. Minnesota and Illinois will play each other in a battle of two tournament teams that are falling back towards the bubble. Minnesota and Illinois are […]

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The Illinois Fighting Illini play in arguably the toughest basketball conference in the nation: the Big 10. The Illini have one of the toughest schedules in the nation. They go into the weekend with a 21-10 record, but with a […]

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The end of the regular season schedule is not very favorable for the Illinois Fighting Illini. Three of their final four games were scheduled to be played on the road and so far, Illinois have dropped the first two of […]

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Brandon Paul, Illinois’ star guard, went missing Sunday afternoon in Ann Arbor, at around 2 p.m. ET.  It was during a game between his Illini team and No. 7 Michigan that the Wolverines ended up winning 71-58.  Paul had scored 10 […]

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Well, Illinois saw its five-game win streak come to an end. Michigan buried it with a 71-58 win over the Fighting Illini in Ann Arbor on Sunday afternoon. The Fighting Illini had been playing well, but they were reminded on […]

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I am not going to pretend I know every single ounce of “Krush” history or doings. However, I do know they are members of the Illinois Fighting Illini fanbase which root for their team, regardless if home or away. Then there […]

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Illinois is coming off of their biggest win of the year, an upset over no. 1 Indiana on Thursday.  The win rejuvenated their season, breaking a stretch where they had lost six of their last seven games.  Illinois now sits […]

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