Illinois Basketball: What Could Have Been for the Class of 2017? There is no doubt in my mind that the class of 2017 for the Illinois basketball team is going to be special.This class ranks no lower than...
JUNE 30, 2017
Illinois survives Ohio State 75-70 (Jan 01, 2017) CHAMAPAIGN, Ill. (AP) Malcolm Hill was placed into a familiar position at the end of Illinois' 75-70 win over Ohio State on Sunday night.
JANUARY 1, 2017
Illinois Basketball: 3 Observations From the Missouri Victory The Illinois basketball team headed to St. Louis last night and left town with a victory over the Missouri Tigers.This was a nice win for t...
DECEMBER 22, 2016
Hill scores 21, Morgan adds 19, Illinois tops Missouri 75-66 (Dec 21, 2016) ST. LOUIS (AP) As a timid freshman, Illinois forward Malcolm Hill wasn't sure he would be able to make much noise in the annual rivalry ga...
DECEMBER 21, 2016
Illinois Basketball: 3 Observations From the BYU Victory The Illinois basketball team needed a big win last night and they pulled it off.Illinois met the BYU Cougars up in Chicago and came away wi...
DECEMBER 18, 2016
Abrams scores 15 to lead Illinois in 75-73 win over BYU (Dec 17, 2016) CHICAGO (AP) Illinois went to some unfamiliar offensive weapons to hang on against BYU.
DECEMBER 18, 2016
Illinois-Michigan St. Preview Tom Izzo praises Denzel Valentine as the most unique player he's ever coached because of an all-around skill set that's enhanced by his leadership qualities.
JANUARY 6, 2016
Loving leads Ohio State to 75-73 win over Illinois COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Ohio State is heavy on freshmen and sophomores but needed it most experienced player to hold off Illinois 75-73 for its sixth straight win on Sunday.
JANUARY 3, 2016
Hill with 34 points, Illinois beats South Dakota, 91-79 CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) Malcolm Hill scored a career-high 34 points and had 11 rebounds, and Illinois never trailed in a 91-79 victory over South Dakota on Saturday.
DECEMBER 19, 2015
Hill scores 22 as Illinois holds off Illinois-Chicago 83-79 CHICAGO (AP) John Groce hasn't always liked the way his Illinois basketball team has started or finished games early in a season when the Illini have battled injuries and inconsis...
DECEMBER 12, 2015
Chattanooga gets past Illinois 81-77 SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) Chuck Ester and Chattanooga had led Illinois all game Saturday, much of it by double digits, and suddenly faced a nine-point deficit with just over six minu...
NOVEMBER 22, 2015
Providence wins 60-59 after Illinois misses flurry of shots PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) Rodney Bullock's free throw with 43 seconds left gave Providence a 60-59 victory over Illinois on Wednesday night.
NOVEMBER 19, 2015
Illinois rallies to beat North Dakota State 80-74 SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) Just as important as seeing Illinois rally for an 80-74 victory over North Dakota State, Illinois senior center Mike Thorne Jr. just wanted to see what's go...
NOVEMBER 15, 2015