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2005 Illini Dream Team Crushes Competition, Wins Sports Illustrated’s Contest

On September 25th, we posted a throwback Thursday to the 2005 Fighting Illini basketball calling them the “Greatest team to never win a title”. Sports Illustrated has been running a bracket style poll, that included the ’05 Illini and 15 other teams who came up just short of the National Championship. The Fighting Illini cruised past UNLV en route to a battle with the Fab Five...
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September 29, 2014  |  Discuss

John Groce Nominates Illini Greats in Ice Bucket Challenge

Illini Athletic Director Mike Thomas, and head basketball coach, John Groce have accepted their ice bucket challenges. Thomas decided to call out local media Steve Kelly, Brian Barnhart, Marcus Jackson, Matt Daniels and former N-G writer Paul Klee. Groce decided to nominate some of the Illini greats in the 1989 Flyin Illini team, along with the 2005 National Runner up Illini team...
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August 20, 2014  |  Discuss
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