Recent content by bartwa

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    Illini Basketball 2020-2021

    does that mean they are required to eat lots of beets?
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread (July 2020)

    I think we may have a different connotation of the term serviceable. I’m guessing that any player with a division 1 scholarship is either really good, has crazy potential or is related to Lori Loughlin. The players that you mentioned were the same ones I was thinking of. Their role on the team...
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread (July 2020)

    I think we may have a different connotation of the term serviceable. I’m guessing that any player with a division 1 scholarship is either really good, has crazy potential or is related to Lori Loughlin. The players that you mentioned were the same ones I was thinking of. Their role on the team...
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread (July 2020)

    I’m assuming things have changed a lot in basketball since the Kruger and Self teams. My recollection is that those teams had several serviceable bigs that could eat up minutes and protect the paint (often by fouling). It was a strategy that proved very successful for those clubs.
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    NCAA Tournament Bracketology

    So I was wrong. Illinois moved from 31 to 30 on the site. However, the basketball team is rated lower than Minnesota,Rutgers, Purdue, Iowa, Michigan and Penn State I believe. With all due respect to all you statistical megadata geeks,Illinois has beaten all those teams. WTF.
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    Illinois 78, Iowa 76 POSTGAME

    They only won by two at home against a really good team. Wonder how far they will they will drop on Kenpom.
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    Game Thread: Illinois vs Iowa

    Ok haters. Waiting for Iowa’s last shot. What exactly (win or lose ) did illinois do this time?
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    Pregame: Illinois vs Iowa, Sunday, March 8th, 6:00pm CT, BTN

    I was not an English major in college (not Illinois) but I believe that Winged Warrior’s ‘politely recommend’ comment is an example of the actual meaning of the word irony.
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    Illinois 62, Penn State 56 POSTGAME

    Illinois tough
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    Illinois Football Recruiting Thread

    “During mating, the male sea otter grips the female’s nose with his teeth while grabbing her chest with his forelegs in order to hang on.” Any chance you got pictures?
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    Illinois 59, Minnesota 51 POSTGAME

    Thanks for the update.
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    Illinois 59, Minnesota 51 POSTGAME

    If only Damonte could score I bet he could really impact a game.
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread (January 2020)

    Your play on words was so faux cheesy don’t you know. No Gouda. Wacka wacka.
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    Game Thread: Illinois at Purdue

    So how much does Illinois drop on Kenpom & Net after tonight?
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    Pregame: Illinois vs Northwestern, Saturday, January 18th, 4:00pm CT, BTN

    Is ‘semi-man’ one of those new gender designations?