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Quad-City Times May 24, 2016
Nunn dismissed from Illini basketball team

Nunn dismissed from Illini basketball team

CHAMPAIGN, Illinois — Josh Whitman has taken a firm stand on domestic violence and Kendrick Nunn has been dismissed from the University of Illinois basketball team because of it.
Quad-City Times May 24, 2016
Old pals Scudder, Sedlock reap rewards for their work at Kansas State, Illinois

Old pals Scudder, Sedlock reap rewards for their work at Kansas State, Illinois

Since becoming teammates on a travel team at the age of eight, Jake Scudder and Cody Sedlock have been working to make each other better on the baseball diamond.
Quad-City Times May 24, 2016
Challenge assignments memory-filled for McCaffery, Groce

Challenge assignments memory-filled for McCaffery, Groce

Assignments for this year’s ACC/Big Ten Challenge will give Iowa’s Fran McCaffery and Illinois’ John Groce a chance to reflect on their coaching roots.
Quad-City Times May 24, 2016
First down: A look at Illinois football

First down: A look at Illinois football

One in a series of post-spring looks at Big Ten football teams.
Illini's Ward eagerly awaits NFL draft

Illini's Ward eagerly awaits NFL draft

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. • Illini defensive lineman Jihad Ward was invited to the NFL draft in Chicago but declined, and not just because he’s not likely to hear his name called until Friday, when the second and third rounds play out.