CHARLESTON — It didn’t matter what kind of weather gathered over the Class 2A girls track and field state meet at Eastern Illinois University.It was going to be hot every time Dunlap made an appearance, which was in 14 events.“We brought the heat,” Kiara.
by: digital.media — The News-Gazette 6h
After numerous departures, the Illini went through spring with just eight players, but those remaining players are rallying around each other. That will soon include helping along incoming players to make sure youth doesn't hold them back next winter.
by: N/A — Journal Star 4h
MAY 20 IN JOURNAL STAR SPORTS HISTORY 50 YEARS AGO (1968)Bergan’s baseball team scores in the bottom of the seventh inning for a 6-5 win over Metamora in the opening game of the Pekin Regional. Mike Whitten reaches on a base hit and eventually comes...
by: Will Gerard — SB Nation: The Champaign Room 19h
The Illini enter the Big Ten Tournament as the four-seed.
by: N/A — Journal Star 19 May
MAY 19 IN JOURNAL STAR SPORTS HISTORY 50 YEARS AGO (1968)The Pekin Lettes women’s softball team opens the 1968 campaign with a 7-0 win over St. Louis Kutis. Lorene Ramsey pitches a one-hitter and Marlys Taber hits a two-run double.40 YEARS AGO (1978)Gal
by: Stephen Cohn — SB Nation: The Champaign Room 19 May
Spillane hit his 21st on Friday night.
by: N/A — Journal Star 18 May
MAY 18 IN JOURNAL STAR SPORTS HISTORY 50 YEARS AGO (1968)Two area track and field athletes claim championships in the state meet at Champaign. Chillicothe senior and Bradley recruit Randy Crady wins the high jump with a height of 6-6 1/4. Princeton...
by: Stephen Cohn — SB Nation: The Champaign Room 18 May
The Illini opened the last series of the regular season with a win.
by: Rees Woodcock — Fansided: Writing Illini 17 May
The Illinois basketball team needs to focus on one big recruit for 2019. The Illini need to snag forward Kahlil Whitney for 2019.
by: digital.media — The News-Gazette 17 May
As a campus effort to bridge the divide over Chief Illiniwek continues, two University of Illinois trustees quietly flew to Oklahoma last week to meet with the new chief of the Peoria Tribe of Indians of Oklahoma.
by: Brian Hamilton — The Athletic 17 May
First-year players and first-time head coaches may think they're ready for college basketball. Then...
by: ERIC OLSON AP Sports Writer — Belleville News-Democrat 17 May
Illinois baseball team gets assist from student who geeks out on baseball analytics.