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Coach: Technical foul on dunk 'deflating' for Illini

Illinois coach Brad Underwood said the technical foul called on RJ Melendez for hanging on the rim after a dunk was "deflating" and stalled his team's momentum in a loss to Houston.

Freshmen spark run, but Illinois falls short of Sweet 16 again

The Illini’s season will once again end during the tournament’s opening weekend.

Follow live: 4-seed Illinois faces 5-seed Houston for spot in Sweet 16

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Timme takes over, powers Zags comeback win

Drew Timme scored 14 of Gonzaga's 16 points in a second-half stretch where they cut a 12-point deficit down to two en route to an 82-78 victory over Memphis.

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TCR Staff Predictions: NCAA Tournament Opening Weekend

Can the Illini get out of the first weekend for the first time since ‘05?

Scouting Report: Chattanooga Mocs

The Illini drew a tough matchup for the first round.

Follow live: As Notre Dame and Rutgers battle in the First Four

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Illinois Football 2022 Spring Preview: Defense & Special Teams

A new year, plenty of fresh faces, and higher expectations have arrived.

Gonzaga's Drew Timme lives for this March Madness moment

The Zags' mustachioed legend who 'kicks your ass during the game and buys you a beer after' rides the NIL wave and a No. 1 seed into the 2022 NCAA Men's Tournament.

Big Ten lands three on AP All-America first team

The Big Ten has landed three players on the AP All-American first team - Iowa's Keegan Murray, Illinois' Kofi Cockburn and Wisconsin's Johnny Davis - to go along with Kentucky's Oscar Tshiebwe and Kansas guard Ochai Agbaji.

Illinois Football 2022 Spring Preview: Offense

A new year, plenty of fresh faces, and higher expectations have arrived.

PODCAST: Oskee Talk Episode 215 - INSTANT REACTION: Illinois receives 4-seed in NCAA Tournament

Oskee Talk reacts to Illinois selection as a 4-seed in the NCAA Tournament.