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KOMO NewsHuskies Beat the National Average in Latest Graduation Success ReportNorthern Illinois University AthleticsNorthern Illinois men's basketball boasted a GSR of 79 percent, 13 points ahead of the national average for that sport. No NIU team had a GSR below 67 ...MSU sees success, shortcomings in graduation success ratesMSU State NewsNCAA reports record graduation rates for athletesLos Angeles TimesUtah schools' record mixed results in NCAA graduation reportSalt Lake TribuneCBS 4 -Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog) -Forbesall 270 news articles »
Indianapolis Star (blog)Rock Island's Chasson Randle commits to Stanford, not IlliniThe State Journal-RegisterRock Island senior guard Chasson Randle, a long-time Illinois basketball recruit, committed to Stanford, according to ESPN Wednesday ...ESPNU 100 PG Chasson Randle picks StanfordESPNDistance was Randle's hold upQuad City TimesRandle picks StanfordWLFI.comIndianapolis Star (blog) -Galesburg Register-Mail -Journal and Courierall 26 news articles »
Who are the top 5 basketball players in the Big Ten? Start with Demetri ...AnnArbor.comIllinois' Demetri McCamey, left, talks with DJ Richardson in the Orange and Blue scrimmage Sunday. Associated Press The Big Ten has a strong collection of ...5 things you won't (or shouldn't) hear at Big Ten basketball media dayAnnArbor.comall 4 news articles »
Boxscore NewsSaluki women chosen ninth in ValleyThe SouthernLOUIS - For the 12th time in the last 13 seasons, the Southern Illinois University women's basketball team starts the season with low expectations in the ...Salukis get no respect in pollThe Southernall 4 news articles »
Weber has Illini fighting for spotsHerald & ReviewCHAMPAIGN - Illini basketball fans are already starting to hyperventilate, salivating that recruit Mike Shaw of Chicago De La Salle will pick Illinois when ...Weber to experiment with lineupsSt. Louis Post-DispatchIllinois notebook: Illini looking to Mike Tisdale as 3-point threatSuburban Life Publicationsall 13 news articles »
Boxscore NewsSalukis ranked 9th at Missouri Valley Conference Media DayKFVSLOUIS, MO (KFVS)-The Southern Illinois University men's and women's basketball teams have both been ranked 9th in the pre-season Missouri Valley Conference ...Salukis both picked ninth in MVC preseason hoops pollsThe SouthernRedbirds Picked Fourth in Valley Preseason PollBoxscore NewsCOLLEGE BASKETBALL: Lacey, Broadway can make impact in Missouri ValleyAlton TelegraphWTHI -Peoria Journal Star -WIBWall 109 news articles »
Q & A with Eastern Illinois basketball coach Mike MillerExaminer.comI had the chance to interview several coaches at the Ohio Valley Conference's basketball Media Day on Monday. Here is my Q & A with Eastern Illinois' Mike ...
Bleacher ReportIllinois Basketball Recruiting: Mike Shaw To Make Decision Thursday NightBleacher ReportShaw narrowed his list of teams down to Marquette, Illinois and DePaul after taking an official visit to all three schools. According to Michael O'Brien of ...Basketball recruiting | De La Salle's Shaw likely to pick IllinoisChicago Tribuneall 4 news articles »
Supinie: Illini basketball freshman already is on the runPeoria Journal StarThe season already is off and running for Illinois basketball. Nobody needs to remind Illini freshman center Meyers Leonard. ...Freshmen shine at hoops scrimmageHerald & Review (blog)Freshmen stand out in scrimmageHerald & ReviewHead trying to prove himself as defensive stopperDaily IlliniIlliniBoard.com (subscription)all 22 news articles »
Illinois basketball team emphasizing defense this seasonSuburban Life PublicationsDayton went end to end for easy baskets off forced turnovers in the NIT quarterinal win over Illinois. A lesson could be found there, said Illinois coach ...Illini stressing defense entering Orange & Blue ScrimmageDaily IlliniOrange vs. Blue Starts Basketball SeasonIlliniBoard.com (subscription)Illini hit a rough patchHerald & Reviewall 23 news articles »
Robin Pingeton, a former Iowa State assistant who drove the Illinois State Redbirds to the semifinals of the WNIT this season, has agreed to become the next head coach of Missouri womens basketball. MU will hold a news conference at 10:30
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Illinois notebook: With basketball season over, it's time for footballSuburban Life PublicationsBASKETBALL: Illinois coach Bruce Weber attended the morning session Saturday at the Indiana state tournament as two of the state's top players from a loaded ...and more »
Second season starts for hoopsChicago Sun-TimesHigh school basketball in Illinois ended two weekends ago, but basketball's second season, AAU, began over this past weekend with two senior showcases. ...
Murphy: The Valparaiso Crusaders have added sharp-shooting combo guard Jay HarrisESPN (blog)Jay Harris, the top uncommitted senior in the state of Illinois, committed to Valparaiso on Monday night. Harris picked the Crusaders over a list of ...Highly-regarded Ball State target Jay Harris reportedly signs with ValparaisoBall State Daily News (blog)all 4 news articles »
Doc's Sports ServiceFree College Basketball Picks: NIT Semifinals PreviewDoc's Sports ServiceThey blew out Illinois State and Cincinnati and got past Illinois, 77-71. The Flyers were underdogs in their last two games, road dates at Cincinnati and ...and more »
Chicago TribuneChicago should be proud of Duke's ScheyerChicago TribuneHe's a former Illinois Mr. Basketball. He led Glenbrook North to a state title. He chose Duke over Illinois. Are you a Jon Scheyer fan? ...Scheyer Has Quietly Become Duke's Controlling HandNew York TimesKrzyzewski Be Devils The Blue Out Of TraditionBleacher Reportall 5 news articles »
Illini basketball retrospective part 1: Those pesky expectationsHail to the Orange (blog)... series of posts will examine the production and performance of every aspect of the Illini basketball team, starting today with the bench contributors. ...and more »
MiamiHerald.comTourney By The NumbersYahoo! Sports11 Southern Illinois, from the MVC) to the Sweet 16. 2001: Five teams, four tourney wins, one team (No. 5 Cincinnati, from C-USA) to the Sweet 16. ...Izzo: 'I thought we were a good team, I didn't think we were a great team'SportingNews.comButler is no CinderellaDaily Press (blog)Butler's amazing run shows NCAA Tournament perfect as-isAnderson Independent MailAlton Telegraph -ChicagoNow (blog) -Yahoo! Sportsall 2,035 news articles »
Season ends for women's basketball in WNIT quarterfinalsDaily IlliniDarrell Hoemann, The Associated Press The Women's National Invitation Tournament was a chance for the Illini women's basketball team to salvage something ...Illinois State sends Illinois packing, 53-51Big Ten NetworkISU women top Illini, move into WNIT semisPeoria Journal StarBack the 'Birds in their NIT journeyBloomington Pantagraphall 19 news articles »
Chicago Tribune2010 Ms. Basketball of Illinois: Fenwick's Tricia Liston was destined for ...Chicago TribuneThe award, which is presented by the Chicago Tribune and the Illinois Basketball Coaches Association, caps a season in which the level-headed Liston ...One on one with Ms. Basketball winner Tricia ListonChicago TribuneAll-State first team: Fenwick senior Tricia ListonChicago Tribuneall 7 news articles »
Molly Liston couldn't share her premonition without sounding like an overzealous parent, but years ago, while studying newspaper photos, she envisioned her daughter standing where she does today.
"I used to see the Ms. Basketball pictures of Candace
Washington PostIllinois notebook: Basketball program's value risesKewanee Star CourierIllinois may have fallen into the NIT this season, but the basketball team's value had already risen into the top five among college ...NIT: Illini will rely on 'sixth man' at Assembly HallAlton TelegraphKent State Golden Flashes vs Illinois Fighting Illini Live NCAA College BasketballCommunity Fox SportsIllini host Dayton in NIT quarterfinals...SLU in semi's of CBIWJBD OnlineDaily Illini -ESPN (blog) -IlliniBoard.com (subscription)all 327 news articles »
Boys basketball | Class 2A semifinal: Illinois recruit Leonard, Robinson stun ...Chicago TribuneTowering Illinois-bound center Meyers Leonard had 19 points, 14 rebounds and three blocks to lead Robinson to a stunning 64-61 victory against Hales in a 2A ...Robinson to play for Illinois Class 2A titleTerre Haute Tribune StarHales Franciscan, Robinson role players happy to support starsPeoria Journal StarBoys basketball | Class 2A state preview: Hales' Dominique Walls faces tall ...Chicago Tribuneall 18 news articles »
Washington PostCOLLEGE BASKETBALL: Illini stay aliveAlton TelegraphAnd as a result, Illinois lived to play another day at the Big Ten Basketball Tournament. Illinois, desperately needing a victory in its drive for an NCAA ...Illini Basketball Fans Relieved After Win over WisconsinChicago Public RadioUW men's basketball: Gametracker vs. IllinoisMadison.comCollege basketball betting: Illinois Fighting Illini vs. Wisconsin BadgersBetUs.comDigital Sports Daily -Evansville Courier & Press -TV Shows Now! (blog)all 292 news articles »
Globe and MailBig Ten Tournament Day 2: You Can't Ask For A Better Day Of BasketballHail to the Orange (blog)Evan Turner's 40 foot buzzer beater to beat Michigan, the Illini withstanding the longest two minutes of basketball imaginable, Purdue overcoming a ...Ohio State Basketball Game ScoreVernon Croy SportsLive Blog: Big Ten Men's Basketball Tournament: Gophers v. No. 11 Michigan StateMinnesota Daily (blog)Friday's NCAA Conference Tournament Games: Free Basketball PicksLucky Lester Football Picks (blog)The Buckeye Battle Cry -Plain Dealer -ESPN (blog)all 562 news articles »
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Salukis point to promising futureAlton TelegraphMissy Tiber sees a new day dawning for the Southern Illinois University Carbondale women's basketball program. The first-year SIUC coach figures it'll begin ...ISU women pound SycamoresBloomington PantagraphSycamores not enough for Redbirds, fall 76-39Indiana StatesmanISU women's season ends at MVC TournamentTerre Haute Tribune StarPeoria Journal Star -St. Louis Post-Dispatch -White and Blue Reviewall 15 news articles »
Wheelchair basketball an outlet for young athletesPeoria Journal StarThe Illinois High School Association wheelchair basketball state tournament brought together onetime coaching rivals Mike Van Cleve and Katie ...and more »
Thomas to be keynote speaker for club's annual dinnerAlton TelegraphThomas, 39, was the all-time leading scorer for the Illini basketball team, racking up 2129 career points. He was named an All-American, Illinois' Mr. ...
Chicago TribuneSesser-Valier still at the ballPeoria Journal StarIn the current structure of Illinois high school basketball, it is difficult for a Cinderella team to exist. But Sesser-Valier might be the ...Sports Xtra 03-12-10WSIL TVall 22 news articles »
...head coach Bruce Weber directs his team in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Wisconsin in the quarterfinals of the Big Ten conference tournament in Indianapolis, Friday, March 12, 2010. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)","src":"http://www.polls.newsvine.com/_vine/images/ap/nws/4e3c6482-0fce-48ea-8c19-2e257aa67dab.jpg","width":"339","height":"512"}]} Illinois's...
Washington PostLive Updates of 2010 Big 10 Basketball Tournament Bracket – Scores of Michigan ...What America Is Searching (blog)Starting at noon we will see Michigan vs Ohio St followed by Illinois vs Wisconsin. With this games having great importance on the 2010 NCAA tournament ...TU 2: Ninety-six team NCAA Tournament is comingFlorida Times-Union (blog)Bracketology; March Madness conference scopeThe StylusMarch Madness 2010: The 10 Best Active NCAA Tournament CoachesBleacher ReportNew York Times (blog) -Fort Worth Star Telegram -The Birmingham News - al.com (blog)all 648 news articles »
Belleville News DemocratReputation precedes some teams in PeoriaPeoria Journal StarUniversity of Illinois basketball fans are counting on Meyers Leonard to give them plenty to cheer about for the next four years. The 7-foot Robinson senior ...How teams fared in Friday's Illinois Class 1A and 2A semfinalsKFVSBoys Basketball: Manual, Robinson to play for 2A titleGalesburg Register-MailNo school has won more state titles than ManualBelleville News Democratall 27 news articles »
MaxPrepsListon scores Gatorade Illinois Girls Basketball POY honorsChicago Tribune (blog)Fenwick guard Tricia Liston was named the Gatorade Illinois Girls Basketball Player of the Year for the second consecutive year on Thursday. ...Illinois: Duke recruit Liston a shooting star at statesMaxPrepsall 2 news articles »
...points along the perimeter. But there are additional advantages to having ex-football players on the roster. "I think too many basketball players are just one-dimensional sport guys right now," said Michigan State coach Tom Izzo. "They've only been coached...
...Bo Ryan has obviously found a game plan that stifles McCamey's offensive prowess (only 11 points Sunday). But as any college basketball fan knows, tournament time brings out the best in teams, especially those in dire need of wins. Illinois is obviously a...
...State Journal What: No. 15 Wisconsin (22-7, 12-5 Big Ten) vs. Illinois (18-12, 12-7 Big Ten) in a Big Ten Conference men's basketball game Follow the University of Wisconsin men's basketball team as it completes the regular season with a Big Ten Conference...
...State forward Sarah Schulze, right, shoots over Illinois center Jenna Smith during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the second round of the Women's Big Ten NCAA conference tournament in Indianapolis, Friday, March 5, 2010. (AP Photo/Darron...
The Jaguars defeated Western Illinois 67-54 in The Jungle at IUPUI. Senior Robert Glenn had 19 points, seven rebounds and a career-high five blocked shots and sophomore Alex Young scored 16 points.
...game The tip-off time has been changed for the University of Wisconsin men's basketball team's regular-season finale at Illinois. The game will now start Sunday at 1 p.m. Central time, two hours later than advertised previously. The game will be carried on...
Illinois Wesleyan 2010 Men's Basketball Highlights, 1/27-2/6
...an NCAA college basketball game in West Lafayette, Ind., Saturday, Feb. 20, 2010. Purdue's Robbie Hummel, left, shoots over Illinois's D.J. Richardson in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in West Lafayette, Ind., Saturday, Feb. 20, 2010. The...
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
...Several of Jackson's family members and friends are Illini fans. For Purdue's Robbie Hummel and Lewis Jackson, men's basketball games against Illinois have a personal attachment. Hummel's grandfather, John, was a professor in the Illinois chemistry department...
...(AP Photo/Robin Scholz) Illinois' Dominique Keller, left, is defended by Ohio State's David Lighty during their NCAA college basketball game at the Assembly Hall in Champaign, Ill., on Sunday, Feb. 14, 2010. (AP Photo/Robin Scholz) Illinois' Demetri...
Akron Beacon Journal
#1 Arizona is led by Steve Kerr as the beat the Lou Henson coached Illini
The Northwestern Wildcats pick up their 3rd conference win with a 73-68 victory over Illinois at Welsh-Ryan Arena in Evanston, IL. January 23, 2010
Northwestern head coach Bill Carmody meets with the media after his team's loss to Big Ten rival Illinois on 12/30/09 in overtime.