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WATCH: Illinois Basketball Michael Finke Practice Interview | 11/30/17

Fighting Illini basketball RS junior Michael Finke talks about the busy week, early B1G start and preparation for Friday's (Dec. 1) Big Ten opener at Northwestern (8 pm on BTN)
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November 30, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: 3 is a Magic Number | Illinois' Aaron Jordan

Fighting Illini junior Aaron Jordan has become one of the top deep threats in the nation. He leads NCAA Division I players in three-point field goal percentage (.657) through the first nine games.
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December 05, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: Illini Men's Basketball Kipper Nichols Practice Interview | 12/5/17

Fighting Illini basketball sophomore Kipper Nichols talks about preparation for Wednesday's (Dec. 6) home game against Austin Peay (7 pm on BTN).
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December 06, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: Illinois Basketball Michael Finke Practice Interview | 12/5/17

Fighting Illini basketball RS junior Michael Finke talks about preparation for Wednesday's (Dec. 6) home game against Austin Peay (7 pm on BTN).
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December 06, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: Illinois Football 2017 Senior Memories

Illinois football 2017 senior class memories. Ten seniors reflect on their careers, what being a Fighting Illini means to them and share some stories about their coaches -- Dec. 2017.
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December 06, 2017  |  Discuss

Illinois Basketball Week in Review

It has been a long week for the Illinois Basketball team as they have come off several tough loses against quality opponents. More importantly they lost arguably their best player in forward Leron Black. The Losses After starting off the season 6-0, Illinois has lost 4 of their last 5 games. All of those losses have come to quality opponents in Wake Forest, Northwestern, Maryland...
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December 10, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: Illinois Basketball Aaron Jordan Practice Interview | 12/12/17

Fighting Illini basketball junior Aaron Jordan talks about preparation for Wednesday's (Dec. 13) home game against Longwood (7 pm on BTN).
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December 12, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: Illinois Basketball Michael Finke Practice Interview | 12/12/17

Fighting Illini basketball RS junior Michael Finke talks about preparation for Wednesday's (Dec. 13) home game against Longwood (7 pm on BTN).
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December 12, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: Illini Players Postgame Press Conference vs. Longwood 12/13/17

Illinois players Michael Finke and Aaron Jordan talk to media following the Fighting Illini's 92-45 win over Longwood at State Farm Center on Dec. 13, 2017.
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December 13, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: Fighting Illini Football Performance Center Fly Through

Illinois breaks ground on a brand-new 107,650 square foot, $79.2 million Football Performance Center in Jan. 2018. The state-of-the-art facility, which will be completed for the 2019 football season, will be constructed next to the Irwin Indoor Practice Facility, and adjacent to Memorial Stadium. Details » http://jointheifund.com/footballperformancecenter.html
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December 14, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: Leron Black Proposal

Illinois forward Leron Black proposed to his longtime girlfriend Sheila Segura following the Fighting Illini's Braggin' Rights win on Dec. 23, 2017. She said "Yes!"
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December 24, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: Everyday Guys: Underwood Mic'd Up at Braggin' Rights

Fighting Illini head coach Brad Underwood was mic'd up during Illinois' fifth-straight Braggin' Rights win over Missouri. Go all-access on the bench and in the locker room as the Illini topped the Tigers 70-64 in St. Louis | Dec. 23, 2017.
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December 29, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: Brad Underwood Postgame Press Conference vs. Grand Canyon 12/30/17

Illinois basketball head coach Brad Underwood talks to media following the Fighting Illini's 62-58 win over Grand Canyon at State Farm Center on Dec. 30, 2017.
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December 30, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: Illini Players Postgame Press Conference vs. Grand Canyon 12/30/17

Illinois players Trent Frazier, Leron Black & Da'Monte Williams talk to media following the Fighting Illini's 62-58 win over Grand Canyon at State Farm Center on Dec. 30, 2017.
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December 30, 2017  |  Discuss

Illinois Basketball Mid-Season Recap

The Illinois Basketball team is about half way done with the season as they enter Big Ten play with a record of 10-5. The Rotation Illinois has established a nine-man rotation for the season of Michael Finke, Leron Black, Mark Alstork, Tejon Lucas, Mark Smith, Kipper Nichols, DaMonte Williams, Trent Frazier, and Aaron Jordan. Out of this rotation, Trent Frazier and Aaron Jordan have...
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December 30, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: Dana Howard Selected for 2018 CFB Hall of Fame Class

Dana Howard, one of the all-time great Illinois linebackers, has been selected for induction into the 2018 College Football Hall of Fame class. Howard will become the 17th Fighting Illini to receive college football's highest honor.
Via Illinois Fighting Illini Athletics
January 08, 2018  |  Discuss

WATCH: Brad Underwood Press Conference 1/10/17

University of Illinois men's basketball coach Brad Underwood talks to media ahead of Thursday's Fighting Illini game against Iowa at State Farm Center (1/11).
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January 10, 2018  |  Discuss

WATCH: Illini Track | Coach Speak 1/11/18

Fighting Illini head coach Mike Turk recaps the offseason as the Orange and Blue prepare to open the 2018 season on Saturday, January 13.
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January 11, 2018  |  Discuss

WATCH: Brad Underwood Postgame Press Conference vs. Iowa 1/11/18

Illinois basketball head coach Brad Underwood talks to media following the Fighting Illini's 104-97 overtime loss to Iowa at State Farm Center on Jan. 11, 2018.
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January 12, 2018  |  Discuss

By hiring Matt Nagy, the Bears finally broke tradition

The Chicago Bears introduced a new coach on Tuesday. And at this time, nobody knows if he will be successful or not. But at least he’s not what the Bears typically hire. He’s not robotic like Dick Jauron, a bore like Lovie Smith, strange like Marc Trestman or lackluster like John Fox.I was sure Minnesota offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur would be the Bears’ selection. He was considered...
Via The Sports Post
January 13, 2018  |  Discuss

WATCH: Spartans Edge Fighting Illini, 67-55

Three score in double figures as Michigan State wins second straight.
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January 17, 2018  |  Discuss

WATCH: Illinois Basketball Michael Finke Practice Interview | 1/18/18

Fighting Illini basketball junior Michael Finke talks about preparation for Friday's (Jan. 19) game at Wisconsin (8 pm on FS1).

WATCH: Kipper Nichols Travel Takeover | Wisconsin Road Trip

Fighting Illini basketball sophomore Kipper Nichols takes that camera as the squad heads to Madison to face the Badgers (Jan. 19, 2018).

WATCH: 2018 Fighting Illini Women's Tennis Preview

Interview with Fighting Illini Head Women's Tennis coach Evan Clark about the upcoming season.

WATCH: Illinois Basketball Trent Frazier Practice Interview | 1/21/18

The Fighting Illini return home to host Michigan State on Monday, Jan. 22, at State Farm Center (8 pm CT on FS1).
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