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Oct 1, 2016

Video: Illinois football players gift Nebraska signed Sam Foltz jersey

One of the best moments of Week 5 came prior to kickoff of the Nebraska vs. Illinois football game. Prior...

Aug 22, 2016

Four-star PG Trent Frazier commits to Illinois

The Illinois men’s basketball program continues to add promising young talent. Over the weekend, four-star point guard Trent Frazier became...

Aug 10, 2016

Illinois loses QB Jimmy Fitzgerald to transfer

The Illinois Fighting Illini backup quarterback competition just narrowed down by one player after second-year quarterback Jimmy Fitzgerald announced his...

Video: Illinois AD shows off impressive catching skills

If the Illinois wide receivers have any problem catching passes this year, they may want to take some advice athletic...

Aug 5, 2016

Illinois football players still haven’t heard Lovie Smith yell, but it’s coming

The Illinois football program is set to begin a new era during the 2016 season as Lovie Smith takes over...

Jul 30, 2016

Northwestern’s Pat Fitzgerald apologizes for ‘snubbing’ Illinois’ Lovie Smith

When Big Ten Media Days kicked off on Monday, Northwestern Wildcats head coach Pat Fitzgerald opened up his time at...

Jul 26, 2016

Jul 26, 2016

Lovie Smith calls Illinois ‘Chicago’s team’

When it was announced that Lovie Smith would be returning to the college football world for the first time since...

Jul 11, 2016

Illinois lands 2017 five-star F Jeremiah Tilmon

The Illinois Fighting Illini look like they can be a great team on the basketball court, but they just haven’t...

Jun 14, 2016

Illinois DT Jarrod Clements signs second-chance agreement after battery charge

It looks like Illinois defensive tackle Jarrod Clements will be given a second chance with the team after he was...

Jun 10, 2016

Illinois guard Tracy Abrams gets sixth season

Two years ago, Illinois guard Tracy Abrams seemed like a promising player for the Fighting Illini. However, he has missed...

Jun 2, 2016

Illinois, Northwestern headline State Farm Chicago Legends event

Another of the many in-season college basketball tournaments was announced on Thursday when the field for the State Farm Chicago...

May 21, 2016

Jaylon Tate rejoins Illinois after charges are dropped

The Illinois Fighting Illini are hoping to return to prominence. In order to do that, they will need everyone to...

May 7, 2016

Illinois F Leron Black reinstated, suspended six games

The Illinois Fighting Illini are looking to get back into contention in the college basketball world next season and they...

May 2, 2016

Former Illinois coaches, players save local shop

Jarling’s Custard Cup is a well-known shop to those who have spent any time in Champaign, Illinois. So when the...

Apr 27, 2016

2016 NFL Draft: Illinois DT Jihad Ward could go No. 29 overall

Illinois defensive tackle Jihad Ward has not necessarily been in the spotlight in the time leading up to the draft....

Apr 23, 2016

Cal LB Hardy Nickerson Jr. transfers to Illinois to play for father

The Illinois Fighting Illini are looking to have a reboot over the next few years and that started with them...

Apr 20, 2016

Illini RB Dre Brown suffers ACL tear, out 2016 season

Sometimes, an athlete has to look at a certain situation and ask what they did wrong to deserve such a...

Apr 12, 2016

Tim Beckman reaches settlement with Illinois

The University of Illinois has reached a settlement with former coach Tim Beckman and will pay him $250,000, according to...