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Illinois basketball officially adds Lincoln's Jermaine Hamlin

CHAMPAIGN — Lincoln big man Jermaine Hamlin has officially been added to the Illinois men's basketball roster.

West Virginia names grad transfer Kendall QB

West Virginia named Oklahoma graduate transfer Austin Kendall as starting quarterback for the season opener against James Madison.

West Virginia tabs Oklahoma transfer Austin Kendall as starting QB entering 2019 season

Meanwhile, fellow transfer quarterback Jarret Doege received immediate eligibility from the NCAA

Illinois is in 'the red zone' for adding a Division I hockey program. And for top area players, it's an if-you-build-it-we-will-come scenario.

When Jonah Copre joined the Chicago Mission youth hockey club four years ago, he noticed older players committing to play for various colleges. But something seemed off.

Northwestern Player to Watch: Paddy Fisher

The Texas native is the heart and soul of Northwestern’s football team.

Illinois Basketball: Keon Ambrose keeps Illini in top 10

The Illinois basketball team moved one step closer to landing a big-time recruit on Monday night. Keon Ambrose announced on Twitter that he has cut his top list down to just 10 teams. The 10 programs vying for his commitment include Arkansas, California, Arizona State, Clemson, Virginia Tech, Dayton, Saint Louis, VCU, Florida and Illinois. [] Illinois Basketball: Keon Ambrose keeps Illini in top 10 - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Illinois basketball putting the finishing touches on roster shaping

CHAMPAIGN — Landing commitments from college basketball players in early August isn't as much unconventional as it's turning into the new normal of the sport.

Illinois freshman Marquez Beason will have season-ending knee surgery

URBANA — Illinois freshman Marquez Beason has had his right knee in a brace and has gotten around on crutches since being carted off the practice field at Illinois football

How the Illinois football team got introduced to its new $79.2 million practice facility

URBANA — Most players on the Illinois football team weren't entirely sure what they were in for on Sunday.

Illinois Basketball: Illini wing depth building with addition of Grandison

The second commitment of the weekend for the Illinois basketball team came from the transfer route. On Sunday, Jacob Grandison announced he has ended his recruitment and committed to play basketball for the University of Illinois. Grandison first broke the news with a post on his Twitter account in an Illini jersey with the title [] Illinois Basketball: Illini wing depth building with addition of Grandison - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Illinois Basketball: Jermaine Hamlin adds to the Illini No. 5 spot

The Illinois basketball team had a busy weekend with one of the additions coming at the No. 5 spot. On Saturday, it was announced that Jermaine Hamlin had committed to play basketball for the Illini. This news was first reported by Scott Burgess of Prep Hoops Illinois. Hamlin wasnt on the radar of many fans, [] Illinois Basketball: Jermaine Hamlin adds to the Illini No. 5 spot - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Illini Basketball: Illini Basketball

What do the recent additions mean for #Illini signee Bernard Kouma? I asked Brad Underwood today...Until we know anything more there, we're planning on him being an Illini.Also, comments on the Kofi/Feliz visa issue the latest with BBV's...

Illini Football: Illinois Football

Marquez Beason will be having season-ending knee surgery in the future. It's unfortunate. He was one of the highlights early on. He's going to be a great player. - @LovieSmithhttps://t.co/J8Pld2ZUGj Illinois Football (@IlliniFootball) August 19, 2019...

Oklahoma names transfer Hurts starter at QB

Former Alabama starter Jalen Hurts was named starting QB for Oklahoma's season opener.

Jalen Hurts officially named Oklahoma starting quarterback by Lincoln Riley

Hurts will look to lead the Sooners to even greater heights than Baker Mayfield and Kyler Murray

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Miles Sanders, Justice Hill and Tony Pollard are making Zero RB even more appealing

Heath Cummings wrote about Zero RB last month but says the rookies are making this approach even more appealing.

Illinois Soccer Schedule Preview

A backloaded slate awaits the Fighting Illini in 2019.

Mike Zimmer agrees with penalty on Holton Hill for ugly hit, but says running QBs should be 'fair game'

The Vikings coach says that though Hill didn't make a legal hit on Paxton Lynch, they 'should be able to hit' a QB who runs

2019 Football Position Preview: Wide Receivers

Questions still abound, but this position group has significantly improved over the offseason.

NFL Week 2 preseason scores: Paxton Lynch recipient of helmet-to-helmet hit by Holton Hill

Everything you need to know about the preseason games played on Sunday