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Illinois Basketball: Alan Griffin’s return is needed for the Illini

The Illinois basketball team is about to get one of their solid bench players back for a tough stretch of games. I think we all remember the, for lack of a better term, misstep that Alan Griffin took during the Purdue game a little less than two weeks ago. Griffins boneheaded move landed him a [] Illinois Basketball: Alan Griffins return is needed for the Illini - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Illinois Football: Illini offer Lancaster, Texas WR Phaizon Wilson

The Illinois football team continued to target talented recruits who would help the program in the future on Thursday afternoon. I love what Illinois has coming back in 2020 at the wide receiver position. We probably have the most talent out wide that we have had in a long time. But Lovie Smith and the [] Illinois Football: Illini offer Lancaster, Texas WR Phaizon Wilson - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

San Diego State goes for 23-0 start, will retire Clippers star Kawhi Leonard's Aztec jersey Saturday

Leonard led the Aztecs to two Mountain West championships and NCAA Tournament appearances

VIDEO: Illini's 59-51 win over Minnesota

Top plays and Illini Sports Network radio calls from the 19th-ranked Illini's 59-51 win over Minnesota in front of a sellout crowd at State Farm Center on Jan. 30, 2020.

NBA DFS: Jalen Brunson and best FanDuel, DraftKings daily Fantasy basketball picks for Jan. 31, 2020

Mike McClure, a DFS pro with almost $2 million in career earnings, gives optimal lineup advice

Illini Basketball: Illini Basketball

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Photo Gallery: Illinois vs. Minnesota

Some of the best shots from the Illini’s seventh straight win.

Illinois Basketball: Illini MVP of the game against Minnesota

The Illinois basketball team beat the Minnesota Golden Gophers 59-51 on Thursday night Illinois narrowly pulled out what was a close game for pretty much the entire night. They struggled in the first half, shooting under 30-percent from the field. The second half was much better, though. The Illini got going on offense in the [] Illinois Basketball: Illini MVP of the game against Minnesota - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Illinois Basketball: 3 observations from the Illini win over Minnesota

The Illinois basketball team had a tough matchup against the Minnesota Golden Gophers on Thursday night. It was a home game against a struggling Golden Gophers program. I thought we would win this one, but it made me nervous at times. Nothing is given in the Big Ten, everything is earned. Minnesota was keeping up [] Illinois Basketball: 3 observations from the Illini win over Minnesota - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

PHOTOS: No. 19 Illinois basketball holds off Minnesota for 7th straight win

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2020 NBA All-Star Game reserves: Russell Westbrook in; Paul George snubbed; plenty of first-time All-Stars

We look at the players who made the cut as All-Star reserves as well as look at the biggest takeaways

Illini Basketball: Illini Basketball

Da'Monte called game. https://t.co/QPRIprSkMc Robert (@ALionEye) January 31, 2020 Power conference win streaks17 Baylor10 Seton Hall9 LSU7 @IlliniMBB7 Louisville Illini Stats Notes (@IlliniStats) January 31, 2020 #illini Da'Monte Williams was a game-high plus-14 in the plus/minus. Jeremy Werner...

Illini Basketball: Illini Basketball

Da'Monte called game. https://t.co/QPRIprSkMc Robert (@ALionEye) January 31, 2020 Power conference win streaks17 Baylor10 Seton Hall9 LSU7 @IlliniMBB7 Louisville Illini Stats Notes (@IlliniStats) January 31, 2020 #illini Da'Monte Williams was a game-high plus-14 in the plus/minus. Jeremy Werner...

Illini Basketball: Hoops Recruiting

Coleman Hawkins (Illinois Signee) showing off his versatile game at @CrushValley !! @colehawk23 @ProlificPrep @IlliniMBB @IllinoisLoyalty @UIHoopsRecruits @Champaign_Room pic.twitter.com/U30DMU4THg SIMPLY BASKETBALL (@simplyy_bball) January 30, 2020...

No. 19 Illinois basketball holds off Minneosta for 7th straight win

CHAMPAIGN — Brad Underwood has long remained steadfast in his belief in Da'Monte Williams' defense.

No. 19 Illinois basketball holds off Minnesota for 7th straight win

CHAMPAIGN — Brad Underwood has long remained steadfast in his belief in Da'Monte Williams' defense.

Illinois Basketball: Illini continue streak with win over Minnesota

The Illinois basketball team beat the Minnesota Golden Gophers on Thursday night. I cant express to you enough how big this win was for the Orange and Blue. This could have been a let-down game for the Illini. We could have just let Minnesota win this game considering they were outplaying us at times throughout [] Illinois Basketball: Illini continue streak with win over Minnesota - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Illinois Basketball: Illini continue streak with win over Minnesota

The Illinois basketball team beat the Minnesota Golden Gophers on Thursday night. I cant express to you enough how big this win was for the Orange and Blue. This could have been a let-down game for the Illini. We could have just let Minnesota win this game considering they were outplaying us at times throughout [] Illinois Basketball: Illini continue streak with win over Minnesota - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Illini Basketball: Illinois 59, Minnesota 51

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Illinois extends winning streak to seven games with win over Minnesota

And now comes a stretch of five ranked opponents over 19 days.

2020 NBA All-Star Game reserves: Russ Westbrook gets in; Paul George snubbed; plenty of first-time All-Stars

We look at the players who made the cut as All-Star reserves as well as look at the biggest takeaways

NBA All-Star snubs: Paul George, Bradley Beal not among reserves selected for 2020 All-Star Game

Coaches chose Russell Westbrook as a 2020 All-Star, but not Paul George. Strange times!