Let’s take a look at the three best games in a rather down season for the Fighting Illini.
The Illinois basketball team only has one recruit committed for the class of 2018 and that has me slightly worried. Granted, the only recruit committed for 2018 is Ayo Dosunmu. He is a five-star guard who is the No. 26 player in the class of 2018 and the No. 1 player in the state of  Illinois Basketball: Remaining Illini targets for the class of 2018 - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
All most people remember is the ugly.
The Illinois basketball team continued on the recruiting trail yesterday with a scholarship offer to Cam’Ron Fletcher. 247Sports doesn’t have their full recruiting rankings out just yet. Fletcher isnt rated and he isnt ranked among his position. But, he is a 6-foot-5, 180-pound guard from Vashon High School in Saint Louis, Missouri. I see on  Illinois Basketball: Illini offer scholarship to CamRon Fletcher - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Trae Young and the Sooners are an amazing story, but Tuesday's loss showed why they are still a notch below Kansas, Texas Tech and West Virginia.
Yes, #illini football extended job posting for assistant coach opening (which covers all 3 spots) https://t.co/T4u8ZuJBYsIllinois can still announce 2 of 3 openings before then. Third would need to wait until Jan. 23.More here: https://t.co/lqKaztdmxe Jeremy Werner (@JWerner247) January...
This week, H&R Executive Sports Editor Mark Tupper is literally riding shotgun and talking about the Illini's latest heartbreaking loss. He also looks at the current positives and negatives he
Best effort of the season provides glimmer of hope for Illini.
The wait continues Illinois basketball fans. It was just announced that Ayo Dosunmu will not be playing in the McDonald’s All-American Game. Dosunmu is the lone Illinois commit for the class of 2018. He is a 6-foot-4, 172-pound guard from Morgan Park High School in Chicago, Illinois. He is rated as a five-star recruit who  Illinois Basketball: Ayo Dosunmu left off McDAAG roster - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
There might not be one great team this season, but teams such as Oklahoma, Purdue and West Virginia have been pleasant surprises. Now we have to wait and see if they can really challenge for a national title.
The Illinois basketball team once again dropped a Big Ten game but this time it was to the Nebraska Cornhuskers. Illinois entered the game against Nebraska 10-8 overall and 0-5 in the Big Ten. They needed a win against this Cornhuskers team but failed to do so. They matched up well on Monday night and  Illinois Basketball: 5 takeaways from the Illini loss to Nebraska - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.