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Holzman named Gatorade National Player of the Year

Future Illini outside hitter wraps up standout prep career with one final award

Agent's Take: Odell Beckham's deal didn't reset the WR market, but it could finally explode in 2019

Julio Jones, Amari Cooper and Tyreek Hill are just a few of the big-name receivers looking for new deals

Russell Westbrook-Jusuf Nurkic beef intensifies; Thunder star says 'I ain't talking about this clown'

Westbrook got the last laugh as the Oklahoma City Thunder defeated the Portland Trail Blazers 123-114 on Tuesday

Illinois Football: Illini make top 10 for WR AJ Henning

Despite some bad news about a few Illinois football players transferring, the team did receive a vote of confidence from a big-time target. AJ Henning announced on Twitter that he has decided to cut down his list to just 10 programs. The teams he kept on his top list include Michigan, Notre Dame, Stanford, Ohio [] Illinois Football: Illini make top 10 for WR AJ Henning - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Illinois Football: What the transfer of Larry Boyd means for the Illini

The Illinois football team lost a few members of the family on Tuesday. Brett McMurphy of the Stadium Network reported that Larry Boyd has decided to transfer from the Illini. Shortly after those initial reports, Jeremy Werner of 247Sports confirmed the transfer of Boyd and also added that Andrew Trainer was transferring out of the [] Illinois Football: What the transfer of Larry Boyd means for the Illini - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Asmussen | Ex-Illini Karras has respect of former coaches

Current New England Patriots offensive lineman will make third Super Bowl appearance, seeks second title 

Preview: Wisconsin at Illinois, 8 p.m. today

Beat writer Scott Richey breaks down the matchup 

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Illinois vs Wisconsin | 8:00pm CT | BTN Illini look to bounce back against Wisconsin https://t.co/08Sg6xtUTu STLToday Sports News (@STL_SportsNews) January 23, 2019...

Bezhanishvili's star is on the rise

Freshman's personality a hit among teammates

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Illinois OT Larry Boyd, who was an academic redshirt in 2018 after starting 9 games as a freshman in 2017, is transferring, source told @WatchStadium Brett McMurphy (@Brett_McMurphy) January 23, 2019...

Illini lose two more offensive linemen

Boyd, Trainer transferring from program

2019 Senior Bowl: Khalen Saunders, Renell Wren shine on Tuesday; Daniel Jones, Drew Lock have mixed showing

The sleeper from Western Illinois looked the part against talented offensive linemen on the North squad

ILLINOIS HOOPS NOTEBOOK: Tevian Jones providing energy

CHAMPAIGN — Illinois freshman Tevian Jones has been back for four games after serving an eight-game suspension midway through the season. But it's been the last two games that Jones

Illinois offensive lineman Larry Boyd is transferring

CHAMPAIGN — Illinois offensive lineman Larry Boyd is transferring out of the program.

NBA scores, highlights: Thunder host Blazers in a match-up of Western Conference contenders

Tuesday's NBA slate is light with just four games on the schedule

Tough test for Illini in return home

Illinois coach Brad Underwood recaps Sunday's loss at Iowa before previewing Wednesday's game against Wisconsin. Freshman forward Giorgi Bezhanishvili also discusses his matchup with the Badgers' Ethan Happ and what the Illini learned against the Hawkeyes before senior guard Aaron Jordan talks about moving on from that loss.

Lineman stays at Senior Bowl as fiancee in labor

NFL prospect Khalen Saunders of Western Illinois has elected to stay at the Senior Bowl after he was informed that his fiancee had gone into labor back in Chicago.

Ethan Happ leads Wisconsin into game against Illinois

CHAMPAIGN — Aaron Jordan has been around the Big Ten long enough to know a few things about the conference.

Behind Enemy Lines: Wisconsin Badgers

SB Nation’s Bucky’s 5th Quarter was kind enough to answer our questions.

Illinois Basketball: Christian Brown would be a perfect fit for the Illini

Illinois basketball fans had a chance to see a little glimpse of the future this past Sunday. Kofi Cockburn suited up for Oak Hill Academy and put on a show. He finished the night playing 26 minutes and in that time, he dropped 17 points and pulled down eight rebounds. He lived up to his [] Illinois Basketball: Christian Brown would be a perfect fit for the Illini - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

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Illinois vs Wisconsin | Wednesday, January 23rd | 8:00pm CT | BTN #Illini Underwood: I've told Giorgi to watch a lot of film of (Happ). Their skill sets remind me a lot of each other. Giorgi doesn't have that...