Found November 17, 2011 on ESPN:
Despite questions over his job security, Illinois coach Ron Zook has landed three more Class of 2012 commitments, including one of the nation's top linebackers.

Illinois WR Knight pleads not guilty (AP)

Illinois wide receiver Kenny Knight has pleaded not guilty to charges of battery and resisting a police officer. Knight appeared in court Thursday after being arrested after a fight Saturday night. He's accused of punching a man in the head and then running when police spotted him. Another football player, Jordan Frysinger, was also arrested.

Big Ten Football: Week 12 Preview

With only two weeks left in the Big Ten season there are two teams zeroing in on the inaugural Big Ten Championship Game; Michigan State and Penn State. Both teams could clinch a share of their division with a win this weekend. Wisconsin at Illinois: At some time, don’t you think that the Zooker circles the wagons?…He usually does near the end of the season..but always leaves...

How’s the Illini Point Guard Situation Coming Along?

Heading into this season, the Illinois Fighting Illini had some questions to answer at “the one.” Two games in, they still do.  Demetri McCamey, as inconsistent and polarizing as he was, provided minutes and some sense of stability. The situation was helped this offseason when Bradley transfer Sam Maniscalco became eligible. He provides a steady veteran hand while PG of the...

Illinois wideout Knight pleads not guilty to battery

URBANA, Ill. (AP) -- Illinois wide receiver Kenny Knight has pleaded not guilty to charges of battery and resisting a police officer.

Illinois WR Knight pleads not guilty to battery

Illinois wide receiver Kenny Knight has pleaded not guilty to charges of battery and resisting a police officer.

Mercilus Named Nagurski Trophy Finalist

University of Illinois junior defensive end Whitney Mercilus has been named one of five finalists for the 2011 Bronko Nagurski Trophy.

Ready for No Mercy

Few things have gone right for Illinois offensively over the last month, but the Fighting Illini have been able to stay competitive thanks to junior defensive ends Whitney Mercilus and Michael Buchanan, an aggressive one-two punch that No.15 Wisconsin will have to deal with Saturday in Champaign.

Illini Host Lipscomb For Cancun Challenge

The Fighting Illini basketball team begins the Cancun Challenge, hosting Lipscomb University Thursday night. The Bisons have some exciting guard play and could give the Illini trouble in the back court. The Illini are heavy favorites; they hope to win while also continuing their learning process.

Illini Stronger Despite Tumultuous Week

The Fighting Illini football team, so thrilled with a perfect 6-0 getaway to begin the season, has been facing extreme adversity lately. A four game losing streak, accompanied by a sudden collapse of a once-potent offense, was complicated last weekend by a late-night incident that ended the season for a team leader. Yet, there may be a glimmer of hope despite the dark clouds.

W. Swimming. Illini Begin Action at Northwestern Invitational

The Fighting Illini swimming and diving team finished its first day of action at the Northwestern Invitational Friday night in second place after tallying 216 points through seven events. The Illini will work tomorrow to close the gap between themselves and current first-place team, Northwestern (267 points).

W. Volleyball. Volleyball Hosts No. 7 Illinois and Northwestern For Alumni Weekend

The Michigan State volleyball team (19-9, 8-8 Big Ten) returns home for the first time in four contests when it hosts No. 7 Illinois (24-3, 13-3 Big Ten) and Northwestern (14-12, 6-8 Big Ten) this weekend. MSU opens the pair on Friday, Nov. 18 with the Fighting Illini, followed by the Wildcats on Saturday, Nov. 19. Both contests are scheduled to start at 7 p.m. ET.

Badgers refuse to look past faltering Illini

Less than a month after a pair of losses derailed their national title plans, No. 15 Wisconsin is in line for a nice consolation prize. The Badgers (8-2, 4-2 Big Ten) have to win two games to make it to the first Big Ten title game. The first test is Saturday at Illinois, a team that's lost four in a row and after a week of off-field problems could be playing for coach Ron...

M. Basketball. Illinois Rolls Past Lipscomb, 79-64

D.J. Richardson scored 17 points, and Illinois used a 14-0 second-half run to put away Lipscomb 79-64 Thursday in the second round of the Cancun Challenge. Illinois (3-0) survived the first half mostly without their 7-foot-1-inch big man, Meyers Leonard. The sophomore sat after picking up his second foul less than two minutes into the game and didn't return until the second half...

Wrestling. #7 Illini Take on #8 Lehigh, Clarion

The Fighting Illini travel to Bethlehem, Pa., to take on #7 Lehigh and Clarion on Sunday, Nov. 20.
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