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Illini Basketball: Hoops Recruiting

Kofi Cockburn told me he will NOT sign his NLI tomorrow on the first day of the period. He wants to wait until his mom gets here later in the week, says likely on Friday but not sure. He...

Illini Football: Illinois Football

Calvin Avery avoids serious injury, 'high hopes' remain for 2019, ⁦@isaac_trotter2⁩ reports https://t.co/OS0YXqHrJF Jeremy Werner (@JWerner247) April 16, 2019...

Illini Basketball: Illini Basketball

All but one #Illini was at Monday night's season-ending banquet. Their support for Brad Underwood in light of an internal review into his language and treatment of players was clear. 'We're a big, orange family.' More from beat writer...

Spring a step forward for Illini football

Illinois tight end Griffin Palmer breaks down the need for passing game improvements and how the Illini tight ends are moving on without veteran leader Austin Roberts, while defensive tackle Tymir Oliver discusses what's motivating the Illinois defense.

NFL Draft 2019: The RBs prospects who compare to James Conner, James White, Reggie Bush and more

This RB class might not be rife with elite talent, but there could be a Maurice Jones-Drew or Dalvin Cook lurking

NFL Draft 2019: Why Kyler Murray is like Steve Young, and QB comparisons for Daniel Jones, Drew Lock and more

Plus, the former No. 1 overall pick that Drew Lock has similarities to and more on 2019's top QB prospects

Illinois Football: Projected Illini WR depth chart with Trevon Sidney

The Illinois football wide receiver corps has been a worry of mine for a very long time. I still have those worries entering the 2019 campaign, but with some additions, things arent looking nearly as bad for the pass catchers on the team. This program is starting to build some depth at wide receiver, and [] Illinois Football: Projected Illini WR depth chart with Trevon Sidney - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Illinois Basketball: Illini offer 2020 SG Jayden Stone

The Illinois basketball team extended another scholarship offer on Monday afternoon. Jayden Stone announced on Twitter that he had received an offer from the University of Illinois. Stone is a big-time player who continues to pile up scholarships. Baylor also offered him on Monday as well. Stone is a 6-foot-3, 175-pound shooting guard from Sacred [] Illinois Basketball: Illini offer 2020 SG Jayden Stone - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Illinois takes two of three at Minnesota

Snow pushes series back, but Illini manage to win the series.

Illini Basketball: Hoops Recruiting

#Illini are hosting NJCAA All-American wing Tomas Woldetensae for an official visit this weekend, @HankPlona_IHCC told Illini Inquirer.Woldetensae shot nearly 48 percent from three this past season.https://t.co/ojQPsUshtB Derek Piper (@DPiper247) April 16, 2019...

Illini Basketball: Illini Basketball

A pair freshmen shared Most Outstanding Player honors at tonight's 97th annual #Illini Basketball Banquet. See who took home the hardware

Marathon winner: 'I would not be where I am if I were not training with the U of I group'

'There's no other place in the country where there’s the coaching and the staff combination that there is at Illinois,' said Parkland student Daniel Romanchuk, who set the American record in the men's wheelchair race and become the youngest winner ever.

Asmussen | Illini coach Small no longer doubts Tiger

Mike Small couldn't take his eyes off Sunday's final round of the Masters, which saw Tiger Woods rally to the top in his triumphant return to glory.

Underwood praises Illini's resilience after rough season

The Illini coach said he has never been more proud of a group of players in his 32 years coaching.

MTD board approves contributing $25 million for The Yards development

The 6-0 vote doesn't set aside that money, but indicates to the city of Champaign and the developer, Core Spaces, how much it plans to contribute to the project, which includes a major expansion of the 20-year-old Illinois Terminal.

Top of the Morning, April 16, 2019

As if the guest list isn't intriguing enough — Brad Underwood, Frank Martin and Tim Miles, among others — the live-auction items should spice up tonight's annual Coaches vs. Cancer fundraiser at Gordyville.

Illini Basketball: Hoops Recruiting

Illinois and Baylor both extended offers to four-star junior Jayden Stone last night, a source told @Stockrisers. Jake (@jakeweingarten) April 15, 2019 Chet Holmgren was dominant, Bryce Thompson showed off his scoring ability Nahshon Hyland emerged as a...

April 17 Illinois basketball chat

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 12:30pmThe spring signing period starts Wednesday — just in time for this week's chat with beat writer Scott Richey. The main question, of course, is whether Kofi Cockburn and Bernard

97th Annual Kiwanis Basketball Banquet

The 97th annual Kiwanis Basketball Banquet for the University of Illinois men's team at the I Hotel and Conference Center in Champaign on Monday, April 15, 2019.

Illini roster: Who's in, who's out?

The 2019-20 Illinois roster currently stands incomplete, but the rest of this month could provide some clarity. One thing Illini coach Brad Underwood isn't wanting for, though, is options.

Illini football adds former 4-star wide receiver as graduate transfer from USC

CHAMPAIGN — Southern California graduate transfer Trevon Sidney announced Sunday on Twitter that he will continue his playing career at Illinois.

Illinois Football: Trevon Sidney gives stability to Illini WR corps

In the midst of all of the Tiger Woods action on Sunday, the Illinois football team received some great news on the offensive side of the ball. Trevon Sidney announced on Twitter that he has decided to commit to play football for Lovie Smith and the Illini. He is a graduate transfer from the University [] Illinois Football: Trevon Sidney gives stability to Illini WR corps - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Sunday's UI roundup: Illini sweep doubleheader at Gophers

Fisher, Taylor lead way to clinch Big Ten series