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  1. Huskers Host Illini on Legends WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Huskers.com

    Radio: IMG Husker Sports Radio Network, including KLIN in Lincoln, KXSP in Omaha and KRVN in Lexington. Also available online at Huskers.com, SiriusXM Radio, the Huskers App and on TuneIn Radio and the TuneIn Radio App.

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  2. Illinois Basketball: Good, bad and ugly scenarios for the IlliniRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Writing Illini

    Dec 21, 2016; St. Louis, MO, USA; Missouri Tigers head coach Kim Anderson talks with Illinois Fighting Illini head coach John Groce before a basketball game at Scottrade Center. Illinois won 75-66.

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  3. Illinois Sports: Fighting Illini live up to nickname as Lovie Smith calls early end to practiceRead the original story

    Friday | Writing Illini

    The Illinois football team continues to develop the program in spring practice. This is an important time for this coaching staff to see what they have.

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  4. Women's basketball: Badgers take last home game en route of consecutive winsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Badger Herald Online

    The University of Wisconsin women's basketball team capped off their home campaign Wednesday evening by beating Illinois in a game that came down to the wire, ending in a score of 59-55. This win had to have left the Badgers in high spirits.

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  5. Fighting Illini live up to nickname as Lovie Smith calls early end to practice amidst fisticuffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | MSNBC

    Lovie Smith is not a big fan of fighting amongst his Illinois players, a lesson he shared with his aptly nicknamed Fighting Illini squad Wednesday evening. According to the Decatur Herald & Review , Illinois' spring practice session yesterday came to an abrupt and premature end after a fight between players broke out.

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  6. Illinois Basketball: Illini players finishing season with heartRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Writing Illini

    Just four days ago I was thrilled that the Illinois basketball team not only beat the Iowa Hawkeyes but they swept them this season. For this Illini program right now, a sweep is something to cherish.

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  7. Cold Shooting Dooms Northwestern At IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Northwestern University

    Northwestern couldn't overcome an ice-cold shooting performance in the second half in falling 66-50 to Illinois Tuesday night at State Farm Center. collected a game-high 12 rebounds.

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  8. Women's Basketball: Badgers have chance at victory in final home game of season against IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | The Badger Herald Online

    The University of Wisconsin women's basketball team will face off against Illinois Wednesday night at the Kohl Center for their last home game of the season. With the Fighting Illini having gone winless on the road thus far, their matchup Wednesday will be one that the Badgers look to exploit.

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  9. Along Came . . . IndianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Black Heart Gold Pants

    After Iowa's horrific loss to the Fighting Illini this past weekend, it's probably safe to assume that a lot of people are going to start checking out on what seems to be a lost season. The Hawks are in the midst of a three-game skid that has consisted of one game that they should have won and two atrocious losses to middling-to-bad teams.

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  10. Resilient Illinois has all the answers for HawkeyesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Hawk Eye

    Illinois forward Leron Black dunks the ball during Saturday's game against Iowa in Iowa City. The Illini won 70-66.

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  11. No. 23 Northwestern Welcomes Baylor, IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Northwestern University

    EVANSTON, Ill. -- No. 23 Northwestern hosts a pair of matches at Combe Tennis Center this weekend as it welcomes an undefeated Baylor squad at 5 p.m. Friday before opening Big Ten play against Illinois at 11 a.m. Sunday.

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  12. Stanford's Hambly completes women's volleyball coaching staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Palo Alto Weekly

    Lindsey spent the 2016 season as an assistant coach for the Fighting Illini under Hambly, where she served as the recruiting coordinator and oversaw the setters and the offense. Prior to her time in Champaign, she spent five seasons as the head coach at Dartmouth College.

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  13. Energetic Lions handle IlliniRead the original story

    Monday Feb 13 | Lincoln Daily News

    T he Illinois Fighting Illini came out flat, shot poorly, and their defense gave up a nearly 60% shooting display as Penn State handled the Illini 83-70 Saturday in Champaign.

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  14. Penn State pounds IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | Hawk Eye

    Champaign hasn't always been the kindest road location for Penn State, but that changed Saturday with the Nittany Lions' 83-70 win over Illinois. CHAMPAIGN, Ill.

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  15. Lions get over hump at IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Altoona Mirror

    Champaign hasn't always been the kindest road location for Penn State, but that changed Saturday with the Nittany Lions' 83-70 win over Illinois. Payton Banks tied his career-high with 24 points and Penn State won its third straight against the Illini for the first time since the series started in 1990.

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  16. Penn State makes easy work of Illinois 83-70Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | NewsOK.com

    Champaign hasn't always been the kindest road location for Penn State, but that changed Saturday with the Nittany Lions' 83-70 win over Illinois. Payton Banks tied his career-high with 24 points and Penn State won its third straight against the Illini for the first time since the series started in 1990.

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  17. Can Illinois finally put the puzzle pieces together? Or is it too late?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Chicago Tribune

    Shortly after Illinois ' victory at Northwestern on Tuesday, coach John Groce was hesitant to describe the win as the team's most complete performance this season. "I would have to think about it, which I'm trying not to do," he said.

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  18. Sizzlin' Shatori: Senior annihilates Illinois in Maryland routRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Swish Appeal

    As Shatori Walker-Kimbrough flew down the left side of the court, leading a fast break after swiping one of three steals she had in the game, she checked over her shoulder to make sure the Illinois Fighting Illini weren't following too closely behind on her heels. Walker-Kimbrough made the layup with ease, giving the Terrapins a 28-18 lead with about six and a half minutes to go in the second half of what would end as an 84-59 victory for the Terps.

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  19. Illinois Basketball: Comparing Te'Jon Lucas and Chris PaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Writing Illini

    I think it is fair to say all Illinois basketball fans are feeling that Te'Jon Lucas fever right now. The kid is a freshman and he is doing great things on the court.

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  20. Northwestern looks to get back on track with Wisconsin nextRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | NewsOK.com

    GAME OF THE WEEKEND: Northwestern at No. 7 Wisconsin. The Wildcats have lost two straight and been bumped out of the AP Top 25 after a one-week stay.

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