The NBA has moved away from East vs. West all-stars, but we can pick our favorite collegiate players along geographical lines.
#illini football updated its official roster. Confirmed LB Jimmy Marchese is no longer on the team. Only scholarship player change that hasn't been previously reported.Also, official numbers: No. 74 Richie Petitbon and No. 82 Luke Fordhttps://t.co/bFltcJAsoU Jeremy Werner (@JWerner247)...
Taking down Bucky would be icing on the cake.
This weekend was big for the Illinois football team for multiple reasons. One of the reasons this weekend was so big was that there were so many big-time recruits visiting the campus. Players like Denver Warren took in what the Illini had to offer. Josh Plohr was another big visitor for the Orange and Blue.  Illinois Football: Illini snag lineman Josh Plohr for 2019 - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
When Lovie Smith took over the Illinois football program, there werent too many things that I didnt like. Lovie came in and, essentially, tore down the program to the bare bones and rebuilt it from the ground up. Was the program already pretty close to the bottom of the barrel? Yes, but it wasnt quite  Illinois Football: Illini nailed it with hiring of Mike Bellamy - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
The Post-Standard's Donna Ditota breaks down Syracuse's season:
It's the nature of fans and media to look ahead ... and that brings us to what should be Josh Whitman's greatest concern in the sport that (money-wise) matters most.
The former Alabama offensive lineman will participate in spring drills with Rod Smith's Illinois unit.
These Illini don't fly like they used to
Cierra Rice, now in her redshirt junior season, is in the midst of her best campaign, numbers-wise, since injuries stalled what had been a fast start to her career with Illinois.
Embiid says he doesn't like Westbrook, who declined to answer a question about them being teammates
Illinois at Wisconsin | Monday, February 18th | 7:00pm CT | FS1 .@NBACoachGriffin: "I respect coaching so much I see what (Underwood's) doing for these young men. Turning boys into men is not easy." https://t.co/Y4Jnj6ybQK Derek Piper (@DPiper247)...