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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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  • Sports TV and radio: Sunday's 1/18 log (updated Saturday AM)

    3:30 a.m.    Golf: Abu Dhabi Championship final round.--Golf 8:25 a.m.    Soccer: English Premier League: Hull City at West Ham.--NBCSN 9 a.m.    Talk: Sports Highlights (d.; on Cox cable channel 47 and Verizon FiOs 17 in Newport News and nnpstv.com).--...
  • Mark Turgeon says it was 'great timing' for Terps to get this weekend off

    Mark Turgeon says it was 'great timing' for Terps to get this weekend off
    Maryland men’s basketball coach Mark Turgeon used to bemoan the long breaks in the schedule, for fear that his Terps would lose focus. Even Turgeon admitted that Maryland’s first Big Ten bye could not have come at a better time. When the...
  • Branden Dawson, A.J. Hammons, Spike Albrecht make noise in Big Ten

    Too close to call. That's the slim margin for error in Big Ten basketball. Not even Wisconsin's Badgers, clearly the class of the conference, can afford to relax. Witness that lowly Rutgers is reponsible for their only league loss. Northwest Indiana...
  • Football recruiting notes: Raby's Jamal Milan taking his time

    Football recruiting notes: Raby's Jamal Milan taking his time
    Jamal Milan remains one of the top unsigned seniors in the state. The Raby senior defensive tackle said he narrowed his list to Minnesota, Illinois, Indiana and Iowa State. He plans to announce his decision at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at his school. "I...
  • Sports TV and radio: Tuesday's 2/3 log (updated Monday AM)

    1 p.m.    Skiing: World Alpine Championships (women’s super-G, in Vail, Colo.).--NBCSN 2 p.m.    Tennis: Men’s Zagreb early rounds (d.in Croatia).--Tennis Ch. 2:30 p.m.    Soccer: FA Cup round 4: Cambridge at Manchester United.--FS1 4 p....
  • Evaluating Terps players at the midway point of the Big Ten schedule

    Evaluating Terps players at the midway point of the Big Ten schedule
    As Maryland begins the second half of its first Big Ten season Wednesday against Penn State, we are going to take a look at the individual performances of the players and the coaching of Mark Turgeon to see which way they are trending and what each has to...
  • Inconsistent Illini looking to make another late-season surge

    Inconsistent Illini looking to make another late-season surge
    Illinois had lost eight straight games last season before something clicked. Starting with a victory against Penn State, the Illini won six of their final 10 games through the Big Ten tournament to salvage the season with a two-game NIT run. This...
  • Malcolm Hill scores 27, makes winning basket, as Illinois edges Penn State

    CHAMPAIGN — Saturday started with news of indefinite suspensions for two Illinois starters. It ended on a more uplifting swing. The Illini defeated Penn State 60-58 with a driving layup from Malcolm Hill in the closing seconds, a resounding...
  • Saturday's matchup: Penn State at Illinois

    Saturday's matchup: Penn State at Illinois
    TV/radio: Noon Saturday; BTN, WSCR-AM 670. Records: Penn State 14-7, 2-6 Big Ten; Illinois 13-8, 3-5. Shannon Ryan's quick look: The Nittany Lions snapped a six-game Big Ten losing streak with consecutive victories over Rutgers and Minnesota. Senior...
  • Sports TV and radio: Saturday's 1/31 log (updated Saturday AM)

    5:30 a.m.    Tennis: Australian Open men’s doubles final: Simone Bolelli-Fabio Fognini vs. Pierre-Hugues Herbert – Nicolas Mahut.--Tennis Ch. 7:40 a.m.    Soccer: English Premier League: Newcastle at Hull City.--NBCSN 8:30 a.m.  ...
  • Ranking ACC nonconference football schedules, explaining added Friday games

    Ranking ACC nonconference football schedules, explaining added Friday games
    ACC schools vowed in 2001 not to play Friday night football, long the domain of high schools. That changed in 2012, when the conference signed a contract with ESPN that increased rights fees by 30 percent and mandated three Friday games per season....