6:10 AM EDT, Sat July 04, 2015

Eighth Illini basketball player asks to join lawsuit against university

An eighth Illinois women's basketball player has asked to join a lawsuit against the university, alleging mistreatment.
Illini's Hill has shot at U.S. team

Illini's Hill has shot at U.S. team

Belleville East High product to compete for spot on roster for Pan American Games.

7 former women's basketball players sue University of Illinois; racially hostile environment alleged

Seven former Illinois women's basketball players filed a $10 million federal lawsuit on Wednesday against the university, alleging coach coach Matt Bollant and former assistant Mike Divilbiss created a racially hostile environment.

Illini guard Malcolm Hill selected to Pan Am training camp

Illinois guard Malcolm Hill is among 23 players selected to compete in the U.S. Pan American men's basketball training camp.
Chicago Tribune Jun 24, 2015

Dee Brown joins Illini athletic staff

Former Illinois basketball star Dee Brown will join the university's athletic staff for the summer as a special assistant to athletic director Mike Thomas.
Former Illinois coach Lou Henson hospitalized

Former Illinois coach Lou Henson hospitalized

LAS CRUCES, N.M.  — Former New Mexico State and Illinois men's basketball coach Lou Henson, who is set to be inducted into the College Basketball Hall of Fame this fall, was in a Houston hospi…
Chicago Tribune Jun 23, 2015

Former Illinois basketball coach Lou Henson hospitalized

Former Illinois and New Mexico State men's basketball coach Lou Henson is at a Houston hospital, awaiting tests due to a weaken immune system.
Chicago Tribune Jun 20, 2015

U.S. Open field gets a break from Illinois' Nick Hardy

Nick Hardy was a popular man after he left a par putt 18 inches short to end his Friday round at the U.S. Open.
Chicago Tribune Jun 20, 2015

$48,000 payout for Illinois coach who left amid allegations

A newspaper says the University of Illinois gave a more than $48,000 payout to a former assistant women's basketball coach who left amid accusations that players were mistreated.
Chicago Tribune Jun 20, 2015

Former Illinois teammates compete against each other at U.S. Open

After completing another solid round at the U.S. Open, Brian Campbell said he'd root for his friend and former Illinois teammate, Nick Hardy. At the same time, they're competing to finish as the low Illini.

NCAA baseball: Vandy eliminates Illini

Dansby Swanson was sure you couldn’t script a better afternoon than the one he had Monday.
St. Louisan Harris again drafted by the Blue Jays

St. Louisan Harris again drafted by the Blue Jays

Illinois pitcher Tyler Jay also drafted in the first round, by Minnesota.
Quad-City Times Jun 6, 2015

Vanderbilt overwhelms Illini in Super Regional opener

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Jeren Kendall drove in three runs and Carson Fulmer pitched six nearly flawless innings as defending national champions Vanderbilt steamrolled Illinois 13-0 in the opening ga…
NCAA baseball roundup: Vanderbilt beats Illinois 13-0

NCAA baseball roundup: Vanderbilt beats Illinois 13-0

Jeren Kendall drove in three runs and Carson Fulmer pitched six strong innings in Champaign, Ill., as defending national champion Vanderbilt steamrolled Illinois 13-0 in the opening game of th…
Illini baseball players enjoying celebrity status

Illini baseball players enjoying celebrity status

CHAMPAIGN, ILL. • Oh, how wonderful life would be for Illini athletics director Mike Thomas if football ever catches fire the way baseball has this spring.