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Illinois Basketball: The good, the bad, and the expectations for Andre Curbelo

In the midst of a run to the NCAA tournament last season, the Illinois basketball program had the emergence of Andre Curbelo. Curbelo joined the Illini as a top 60 recruit from the 2020 class, and he exceeded all expectations in his first season. But now that the Orange and Blue are playing winning basketball, […] Illinois Basketball: The good, the bad, and the expectations for Andre Curbelo - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

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Illinois Basketball: Brad Underwood and Illini staff check in on Ty Rodgers

The Illinois basketball coaching staff continues to see Ty Rodgers as one of their top recruits for 2022. Rodgers has been a wanted recruit for quite some time. With roughly 22 scholarship offers, there are numerous big-time programs that want him on their team. But, on September 2, Rodgers broke the hearts of many programs […] Illinois Basketball: Brad Underwood and Illini staff check in on Ty Rodgers - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

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Illinois Football: Illini scratching the surface of Josh McCray’s potential

Despite the Illinois football team starting 1-4 this season, the Orange and Blue have a budding superstar on their hands. This superstar was offered a scholarship by the Illini after the early signing period. Most of the programs recruiting him saw the talented player as a linebacker. He was only a three-star recruit coming out […] Illinois Football: Illini scratching the surface of Josh McCray’s potential - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

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Illinois Basketball: Illini getting in the mix for Ohio big man

Illinois basketball is officially targeting an under-the-radar recruit for the 2022 class. The building efforts continue for the Illini when it comes to the class of 2022. Jayden Epps and Sencire Harris are the two commitments so far, and they have the program in the top 25 nationally. But adding more talent is needed. That […] Illinois Basketball: Illini getting in the mix for Ohio big man - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.