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Student makes 100-mile trek to IU to honor Trent

Purdue student Aaron Lai walked nearly 100 miles from West Lafayette to Bloomington in honor of Purdue superfan Tyler Trent, who died in early January from a rare form of bone cancer. The walk raised more than $20,000 for cancer research.

Jalen Ramsey responds after Bills quarterback Josh Allen asks if he's still 'trash'

Allen helped the Bills beat the Jaguars last season, but Ramsey hasn't changed his mind about him

Riding Shotgun with Tupper: Illinois' loss at Wisconsin

Retired Executive Sports Editor Mark Tupper talks about Illinois' loss at Wisconsin on February 18.

Oklahoma 2019 spring football preview: Hurts helps offense, but can defense keep up?

The Sooners' offense -- with new quarterback Jalen Hurts -- should keep rolling. But can the defense improve enough to make Oklahoma title-worthy?

Padres have a bright future with the addition of Manny Machado, but they're still projected to finish last in NL West

Now that the Padres have landed one of the biggest free agents ever, how does that change things in the NL West?

Illinois Football: Nae’Saan Dickerson receives offer from Illini

Picking up a big-time wide receiver would be huge for the Illinois football team. That is why the Illini offered NaeSaan Dickerson a scholarship on Monday. This was an offer that would help the program in the future and create a pipeline to a state that Illinois hasnt been particularly successful in. Dickerson is a [] Illinois Football: NaeSaan Dickerson receives offer from Illini - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Illinois Basketball: 5 observations from the Illini loss to Badgers

The Illinois basketball team about pulled off another upset but fell just short to the Wisconsin Badgers on Monday night. Illinois started this game off well. They came out of the gates firing, going up 10-4 five minutes into the game. There was little scoring in the first half, though. By the 10-minute mark, the [] Illinois Basketball: 5 observations from the Illini loss to Badgers - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Frosh Watch: Jalen Pickett's 46-point performance vaults him into top 10 of best freshmen in college basketball

Pickett is also the pick -- beating out RJ Barrett -- for the CBS Sports/USBWA Freshman of the Week

The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly: Wisconsin

Rebounding, poor shot selection dooms Illinois.

Illini Basketball: Illini Basketball

The #Illini played well defensively and had chances late, but couldn't pull off the road upset against Wisconsin, reports @mrwagner25 → https://t.co/w1eFrTrwQG pic.twitter.com/XVGGitSHyo hrpreps (@hrpreps) February 19, 2019 Brad Underwood was quick to praise Peoria native Da'Monte Williams for...

Richey's women's basketball ballot breakdown: Feb. 19, 2019

A look at how Illinois basketball beat writer — and Associated Press Top 25 voter — Scott Richey's polls compared with those of the AP.

Richey's men's basketball ballot breakdown: Feb. 19, 2019

A look at how Illinois basketball beat writer — and Associated Press Top 25 voter — Scott Richey's polls compared with those of the AP.

Pro-Chief group plans event for Saturday's game

UI says supporters need to exercise free speech rights in compliance with university policy.

Illini stopped cold in 15th straight loss to Badgers

Shutting down Wisconsin's Ethan Happ wasn't good enough for Illinois on Monday night, as the Badgers relied on others to claim their 15th straight victory over the Illini in the series.

UI basketball notes: 'That's what Da'Monte does'

Brad Underwood praises Williams' step-up ability as other Illini shooters go cold in 64-58 loss to Badgers

No. 22 Wisconsin snaps Illinois' four-game win streak

MADISON, Wisc. — Wisconsin has a way of capitalizing on the smallest mistake and turning those mistakes into points and into wins.

Badgers snap Illini win streak

Illinois coach Brad Underwood, senior guard Aaron Jordan and freshman guard Ayo Dosunmu break down Monday night's 64-58 loss at No. 22 Wisconsin.

Illini Basketball Report Card: at Wisconsin, Feb. 18, 2019

Illinois and Wisconsin had similar spurts of bad, but the Badgers pulled out the edge on the scoreboard and in beat writer Scott Richey's game grades.

Quick hits: Illini's win streak snaps in loss to Badgers

The Illini lead for the entire first half, but the Badgers closed strong to snap Illinois' four-game winning streak Monday night in Madison, Wis.

Illini Basketball: Wisconsin 64, Illinois 58

This one is going to hurt for that #Illini locker room. Another one where quite a bit went right but couldn't get it done. 15 in a row for the Badgers in this series.But Illini certainly a challenger every...