Tim Beckman made improvement from Year One to Year Two, going from 2-10 (0-8) to 4-8 (1-7). Can he build on that? The offense offers hope, as the hiring of coordinator Bill Cubit prior to last season sparked the attack. And the unit will be
This one was pretty easy. As far as competitions for starting spots go, there's really only three open competitions right now: quarterback, of course (for a competition there wasn't much competing...
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The Orange and Blue achieved a cumulative 3.5431 GPA, the seventh-highest in the nation and highest among Big Ten schools." />
Steve and Brian have coverage of the day's sports news, great guests, and insightful analysis. Youngstown State radio man Bob Hannon and BTN's Tom Dienhart are today's guests.
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What's the best way to cool off on a hot summer day? How about having a freezing cold bucket of water dumped over your head, while also donating for a good cause. Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany did just that as he took the ALS Ice Bucket
Coming off its fourth NCAA Sweet Sixteen appearance in school history, the Illinois women's soccer team is primed for another NCAA Tournament run in 2014 with the majority of its starting lineup back on the field. 2014 Illinois Soccer Record Book
Fighting Illini Basketball: 2015 PG Jimmy Whitt has announced where he will be playing college basketball. -- Chicago Sports News.
Four-star guard Jimmy Whitt of Columbia, Mo. on Tuesday made an oral commitment to Arkansas and coach Mike Anderson.
Three years removed from its last bowl appearance, things are looking up for Illini Football in 2014. 6-6 & a bowl game? Quite possibly, writes Jared Fritz.
The Illini's Big Ten home opener against Indiana on Sept. 18 at 2:30 p.m. was selected to air on BTN along with Illinois' contest against Minnesota on Oct. 12, which has been pushed back an hour to a 2 p.m. start. 2014 BTN Soccer Schedule" />
University of Illinois golfer Samantha Postillion takes home the title at the Arizona Amateur Stroke Play Championship after an incredible comeback.
The second annual I FUND Student-Athlete Thank-A-Thon was held at Memorial Stadium recently, giving Illinois student-athletes the chance to personally thank donors for their support over the past year.
The Big Ten released its 2014 Big Ten women's soccer TV schedule on Tuesday. View the full BTN/BTN2Go women's soccer schedule in this post. 2014 Big Ten women's soccer on BTN Thursday Sept 11, 2014 Northwestern @ Nebraska Lincoln,
RANTOUL — All Mike Ward has to do is replace the leading tackler Illinois had last season.No pressure, coach, in finding the next Jonathan Brown.Adding to that, the third-year inside linebackers coach for the Illini had to deal with more injuries than any other position group during Illinois’ stay at Camp Rantoul.
Illinois football beat writer Matt Daniels gives the inside scoop on how position battles are faring for the Illini during preseason camp. Today’s glance hones in on the weakside linebackers:Who has left?
RANTOUL — Aaron Bailey walked off the practice field Monday morning at Camp Rantoul.With a trainer nearby.The Illinois quarterback sat out Monday’s first workout with right shoulder stiffness.
In the Janet Rayfield era, Illinois soccer has outscored opponents 11 out of the past 12 seasons — by an average of nearly 12 goals each year.In 2013, Illinois scored 54 goals, its most under Rayfield and a number buoyed by Jannelle Flaws’ program-record 23 tallies.But the Illini also gave up 50, which stands as the most in Rayfield’s dozen seasons
Sit back and enjoy the aerial circus. The Williams-Scheelhaase years are behind us.In the last eight years, Juice Williams (2,557 yards) and Nathan Scheelhaase (2,066) became the leading QB rushers in Illini football history. Nobody else reached 600.
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