7:22 AM EST, Tue January 27, 2015
Belleville News Democrat 16 hours ago

Missouri assistant withdraws from Illini coaching search

Missouri defensive line coach Craig Kuligowski says he is staying with Missouri after withdrawing from Illinois' search for a co-defensive coordinator.
Hollins, Gophers wear down Illini

Hollins, Gophers wear down Illini

Guard scores 28 as short-handed Illinois wilts in second half
Short-handed Illini move to fill gap

Short-handed Illini move to fill gap

Student manager will suit up for game.

For Illini, next man up is the manager

Illinois coach John Groce often says "next man up" as his team fights through injuries that have sidelined three starters.

Injuries thin Illini lineup, but players left come through

Illinois' list of injured would-be starters has gotten longer this week but the Illini are finding ways to win more than they lose.
Illini rise to occasion in win over Purdue

Illini rise to occasion in win over Purdue

Maybe adversity isn’t Illinois’ evil enemy after all.
Tall Purdue will give Illini big challenge

Tall Purdue will give Illini big challenge

Lineup is a contrast with Illinois' last opponent.
Williams, Indiana leap over Illinois

Williams, Indiana leap over Illinois

Sophomore’s 21 points, nine rebounds help Hoosiers spoil day for record crowd of 17,085.

Indiana holds off Illinois, 80-74

Indiana survived an early run from Illinois and battled back to beat the Illini on the road, 80-74.
Illini, Indiana adjust after injuries

Illini, Indiana adjust after injuries

Mosque-Perea out for Indiana, Rice for Illinois.
These Ilini no longer foul at FT line

These Ilini no longer foul at FT line

Team ranks second in the country so far.
Illini survive at Northwestern

Illini survive at Northwestern

Nunn scores 25 points, comes through at foul line.

Illini considering co-coordinators for struggling defense

Illinois appears to be at least considering hiring a co-defensive coordinator to work alongside current coordinator Tim Banks.

Illinois-Northwestern matchup box

Illini are on the road.
Nebraska rolls past Illinois

Nebraska rolls past Illinois

Huskers hold Illini to just 27.3 percent shooting in Big Ten matchup.

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