Trent Frazier became the No. 9 scorer in Illinois history and the Illini played one of their best defensive games of the season to get a win over a top-10 team.
Trent Frazier had 16 points and Illinois played one of its best defensive games of the season to get a win over a top-10 team.
Illinois' Alfonso Plummer has gone from a bench player at the junior college level to the Big Ten’s best shooter and leader in 3s, and arguably one of the top long-range snipers in the country, over a five-year period.
Illinois is coming off back-to-back losses for the first time since November and is still in search of its first win over a ranked team.
In a newspaper interview, John Stockton claimed without evidence that more than 100 professional athletes have died after receiving the COVID-19 vaccine.
A late surge by Maryland handed Illinois its second loss of the week.
Kofi Cockburn did not travel with the team to Maryland and will miss the game while in concussion protocols.
Salukis secured a 56-47 win against the Redbirds, keeping them 21 points under their per-game average whilst quashing one of the nation’s best shooting offenses.
Illinois will have a healthy Andre Curbelo when it plays Maryland on the road Friday.
The Salukis pocketed a 63-55 Missouri Valley Conference win Wednesday night at the Banterra Center, ending their three-game losing streak.
The NCAA has adopted a sport-by-sport approach for transgender athletes, bringing it in line with the U.S. and International Olympic Committees.
The NCAA has announced that eligibility requirements for transgender athletes will be determined by each sport.
Meyers Leonard was suspended from the NBA 10 months ago after uttering an anti-Semitic slur on a twitch stream. Since then he's focused on learning and correcting his mistake.
The University of Michigan has agreed to a $490 million settlement with hundreds of people who say they were sexually assaulted by a former sports doctor at the school.
Illinois State's new offensive coordinator is a 30-year coaching veteran.
Jamal Woods and Luke Ford are coming back to the Illini for the 2022 season.
Illinois has its dynamic point guard back and that bodes well for the team in the second half of the season.
Salukis lose 60-59 to Missouri Valley Conference preseason favorite Drake at Banterra Center, sealing their 3 loss in a row.
Tevin Brown had 19 points as Murray State rolled past Eastern Illinois 72-46 on Monday.
Check out photos from Illinois' double OT loss to Purdue, which featured the return of Andre Curbelo.
Andre Curbelo's return wasn't enough as No. 17 Illinois dropped its first Big Ten game of the season to No. 4 Purdue.
Salukis suffered a 69-68 Missouri Valley Conference defeat at Northern Iowa’s hands.
Illinois gets a home matchup with No. 7 Purdue and an opportunity to extend its lead at the top of the Big Ten.
Trent Frazier took the game over once again and Illinois ran away late to start 6-0 in Big Ten play.
Big Ten basketball season is in full swing, and The World-Herald's Jimmy Watkins has updated his power rankings for the conference.