Did you know Ludacris was born in Champaign, Illinois? He made it known Thursday with a photo posted to his Instagram account. Along with the picture of his flashy blue and orange sports cars was this text: "#tbt my fighting illini whips." Check
ESPN.com recently finalized a list of the top 100 players in college football this season. A total of 19 Big Ten standouts appear on the list, led by Michigan State defensive end Shilique Calhoun, who comes in at No. 4. Here is a look at where
The sparkly BTN tour bus chugs away from our glistening headquarters on 600 West Chicago Ave., on Monday, as a near-three-week journey that will span from Lincoln, Neb., to New Brunswick, N.J., begins. I can't wait to see driver Kevin, drink Red
Fighting Illini News: Find out why one of Illinois' top targets is likely headed elsewhere. -- Chicago Sports News
Illini Basketball: 2015 G Shake Milton to visit Illinois the weekend of October 3rd - IllinoisLoyalty.com
Fighting Illini News: 2015 Guard Shake Milton has planned a visit to Illinois. Find out when he will be on campus.
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Miami announced that longtime assistant coach Micheal Barrow will take a sabbatical to handle a family matter.
Bob Asmussen offers up the next college football team in his Top 50 countdown.No. 9: BaylorCoach: Art Briles 2013 record: 11-2Projected 2014 record: 10-2Circle the date: Nov. 8 at Oklahoma
Counting down the 50 most important Illini.No. 9: V'Angelo Bentley, CB
Former All-Big Ten and All-American offensive tackle Hopkins enjoyed a 13-year NFL career.
It was supposed to be a short stop in Champaign-Urbana. Two or three years, then move on to a bigger paper. Maybe in Atlanta.Oops.Twenty-five years ago today, I came to The News-Gazette to cover prep sports and help with Illinois. Thanks to Jean McDonald and John Beck for changing my life. In a great way.
Matt Bollant was on his way back to Champaign on Wednesday, the final recruiting period of the summer complete.
Brian Scott wasn’t looking for attention. Or for glory. He was just doing his job.What else would you expect from the former Illinois offensive lineman?Doing his job meant helping save the life of an Illinois student.
Latest complaint: The Big Ten’s new geographical divisions are unbalanced because the conference’s top-ranked football teams, Ohio State and Michigan State, are in the East.No argument there.
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Illini Football: Camp Rantoul schedule released - IllinoisLoyalty.com
The Chicago Bears made a minor roster move Thursday, waiving receiver Terrence Toliver with an injury settlement and signing offensive lineman Graham Pocic to fill the open roster spot.
The Fighting Illini football team will open its 2014 preseason training camp at Memorial Stadium on Aug. 4 before heading north to Camp Rantoul for a week starting Aug. 11.
Three University of Illinois golfers advanced to the 16-player match-play portion of the Western Amateur on Thursday, as senior Brian Campbell, junior Charlie Danielson and freshman Nick Hardy stayed alive in the prestigious tournament.
Sitting near a window in Illinois volleyball coach Kevin Hambly's office is the second-place trophy from the 2011 NCAA tournament. Not that he likes looking at it.
DETROIT — Moises Sierra had four hits, and Jose Abreu and Adam Eaton added three apiece to lift the Chicago White Sox to a 7-4 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Thursday. The game quickly became a secondary concern in the Motor City when the