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Illinois Fighting Illini

Illinois Fighting Illini
The Illinois Fighting Illini are the athletic teams of the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign. The school colors are orange and blue and the teams compete in the Big Ten conference. The university has won two Division I National Championships since 1958 and more than 25 overall. Famous players include Red Grange, George Halas, Dick Butkus, Lou Boudreau, Dike Eddleman, Ray Nitschke and Johnny Kerr.
The Illinois Fighting Illini are the athletic teams of the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign. The school colors are orange and blue and the teams compete in the Big Ten conference. The university has won two Division I National Championships since 1958 and more than 25 overall. Famous players include Red Grange, George Halas, Dick Butkus, Lou Boudreau, Dike Eddleman, Ray Nitschke and Johnny Kerr. « Show less

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  • Take the Points: College Football Week 12 Picks

    Take the Points: College Football Week 12 Picks
    Welcome to the Take the Points week 12 college football column.  Does anyone read the intro to these things?  Internet users are like Dana Holgorsen after eight Red Bulls, they can't even sit still, let alone focus on reading an entire paragraph.  The...
  • Illini, Irish in women's soccer Sweet 16

    Illini, Irish in women's soccer Sweet 16
    A stunning comeback on a snow-dusted University of Nebraska field produced an upset win that moved the Illinois women’s soccer team into the Sweet 16 of the NCAA tournament. The Illini meet Boston College, which advanced with another upset, Sunday...
  • Florida State moves to No. 1 in latest college football polls

    Florida State moves to No. 1 in latest college football polls
    There's something missing at the top of this week's college football polls: Alabama. Auburn's stunning, last-play victory over the two-time defending national champion has reshaped the last week of the season. Florida State and Ohio State, the last...
  • Teel Time: Florida State, Auburn clearly best, but remainder of top five cloudy

    Auburn and Ohio State made it easy. The Tigers were that good, the Buckeyes that flawed, and as midnight approached Saturday, the teams most-deserving of clashing for the national championship were clear. Florida State and Auburn. So Sunday’s...
  • InsideMDSports: Breaking down the Terps football team's recruiting class, targets

    InsideMDSports: Breaking down the Terps football team's recruiting class, targets
    Editor's note: Each week, InsideMdSports.com provides this blog with a Maryland recruiting feature that previously appeared as premium content on its site. There are exactly four weeks until national signing day, and Maryland has several spots still...
  • National signing day ranks among worst in sports

    National signing day ranks among worst in sports
    So now we’re done with one of the worst days in sports. No, not Wash Your Face With Sochi Water Day. And no, not Some Idiot Interviewed Dennis Rodman Day. I’m talking about national signing day. On Wednesday, it was football. There’s...
  • Defensive tackle Hageman dominates Senior Bowl practices

    MOBILE, ALA – Minnesota defensive tackle Ra'Shede Hageman is one of the most imposing prospects at the Senior Bowl. Hageman, 6 feet 6 and 318 pounds, is a converted tight end and former basketball player who's projected as a first round draft...
  • Boys hoops spotlight's on Stevenson's Matt Morrissey

    Boys hoops spotlight's on Stevenson's Matt Morrissey
    Most gyms have a guy at least a little like him. Everyone loves playing with him and hates playing against him. He never lets up, especially on defense, and seems to have that little extra something to win every fight for a loose ball. He has some...
  • Bargoers' Guide to College Football: Vol. 2

    Bargoers' Guide to College Football: Vol. 2
    We are three weeks into the college football season and things are going as planned—sort of. Johnny Football continues to play the role of the ultimate high-flying heel, Lane Kiffin's hot seat at USC is scorching thanks to an inept offense and...
  • Saturday's college football TV lineup

    Saturday's college football TV lineup
    Break out the chips and cold drinks but let Chris Dufresne handle the remote. Each Thursday, The Times' national college football writer handicaps what's worth watching, and skipping, on Saturday's menu of games: Morning No. 5 Stanford (1-0) at Army...
  • Thomas Hammock will bring a brief, but impressive track record to the Ravens

    Thomas Hammock will bring a brief, but impressive track record to the Ravens
    Admittedly, when I heard the Ravens were on the verge of hiring Wisconsin running backs coach Thomas Hammock, I didn’t know anything about him. The Ravens have been looking to poach a couple of young, bright assistants from the college ranks to...