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URBANA — Illinois linebacker Trulon Henry was at home with his wife and daughter before dawn Sunday when he received a call from a teammate who needed help getting other football players out of a party where a fight had broken out.
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Trulon Henry admits he made a mistake when he was younger, when he committed an armed robbery in an attempt to keep his parents from losing their home in Washington, D.C. After serving a five-year prison sentence and entering college late, Henry, 27, has turned his life around as a linebacker at Illinois. Still, trouble found Henry on Sunday morning, according to a report in the...
Illinois safety Trulon Henry will miss the rest of the season after he was shot in the hand while trying to play the role of peacemaker when a fight broke out at a party early Sunday, the team said.
Two unidentified men were also wounded in the incident.
Illinois coach Ron Zook said Henry had driven to the house party near campus in Champaign, Ill., to pick up five or six teammates...
Illinois says starting linebacker Trulon Henry will miss the rest of the season after he was wounded during a shooting early Sunday near campus.
Illini coach Ron Zook says Henry is recovering from hand surgery following the shooting that Urbana police say also wounded two other people before 3:30 a.m. Sunday at a large house party.
Zook says a handful of Illinois players - largely...
University of Illinois senior football student-athlete Trulon Henry was injured in an off-campus shooting early Sunday morning (Nov. 13) in Urbana.
Illinois linebacker Trulon Henry was one of three people shot at an off-campus party early Sunday morning following the team's loss to Michigan, a sports information spokesman confirmed
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Illinois says starting linebacker Trulon Henry will miss the rest of the season after he was wounded during a shooting early Sunday near campus.
Illinois linebacker Trulon Henry was released from the hospital Tuesday afternoon after suffering a gunshot wound early Sunday morning.
There’s some scary news from Champaign today as Illinois linebacker Trulon Henry was shot in the hand during a party early Sunday morning, according to the Champaign Gazette-Times. Henry was reportedly called to the party by a teammate to encourage other teammates to leave. While there, shots were fired and Henry was one of three…
Illinois senior linebacker Trulon Henry was shot in the hand at an off-campus party early Sunday morning and will miss the rest of the regular season.
Fighting Illini football coach Ron Zook's weekly teleconference was dominated by one issue, the accidental shooting of senior leader Trulon Henry. Zook explains what he knows about the incident and provides an update on Henry's condition.
Illinois linebacker Trulon Henry remained hospitalized through Monday after he was shot in the hand at a party early Sunday morning. He could be released today and according to his wife, Morgan, Henry hopes to be on the sidelines as an observer Saturday when the Illini take on Wisconsin. Henry was one of three people…
Illinois linebacker Trulon Henry will miss the rest of the season after he was shot in the hand during a shooting near campus. Illini coach Ron Zook says Henry had surgery Sunday. Urbana police say two others were wounded during the gunfire that happened before 3:30 a.m. Sunday at a large house party. Zook says several Illinois players -- largely underclassmen -- were at the party but were unhurt.
The fortunes of war are hard to predict. Fighting Illini SAM linebacker Ashante Williams is suspended before the start of the season, and senior safety Trulon Henry learns a new position to replace him. Then, with two games left in the season, Henry has surgery and Williams has the task of replacing him. Williams is grateful to be back on the field.
This was not a good weekend for the Illinois football program. After losing 31-14 to Michigan Saturday, starting linebacker Trulon Henry was shot in the hand at a party and will miss the last two games of the regular season. Now comes word that two Illini players found themselves on the wrong side of the…