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    Brad Underwood Named Illini Basketball Coach

    Welcome to Illini Basketball, Coach Underwood.
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    The Illinois Coaching Search

    *eyeroll* to some here
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    The Illinois Coaching Search

    It's like the recruiting thread . . . on steroids.
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    Game Thread: Illinois vs Michigan

    Correct, sir.
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    Penn State 83, Illinois 70 POSTGAME

    Pitchers and catchers report on 2/14.
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    The Best Trophies In Sports

    Many candidates out there for this topic. Personally, I think the Stanley Cup is one of the best ones out there. I got to see it up close and personal at the State Fair after the first of the Hawks recent titles. What strikes you is how enormous that trophy is. It's amazing to see all the...
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    2017 Coaching Carousel

    I changed my mind. I forgot about Gene Bartow (Illinois to UCLA). Apologies about my lack of knowledge. Perhaps I should take my lack of talents to HQ so as to no longer offend anyone. :wave:
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    2017 Coaching Carousel

    Answer #1: No Answer #2: I think you're putting too much stock into conference affiliation and reputation when it comes to looking for a coaching job at an P5 individual school. There are bad places in the ACC, as well as the B1G. Sarcastic answer #2: Ask the leadership at the University of...
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    2017 Coaching Carousel

    Sounds like the early 2000's, eh? . . . yet we ended up getting Weber. Thanks RG. BTW, VaTech isn't a destination job either.
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    2017 Coaching Carousel

    I never implied that it was the norm and no, I won't and can't answer your question.
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    2017 Coaching Carousel

    Is it foolish? Ever hear of Bill Self? ;)
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    2017 Coaching Carousel

    Ben Jacobson is near the top of their list. Billy Donovan is at the top of their list.
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    Illini Athletics Hall of Fame It should be interesting to see who and how many are...
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    Game Thread: Illinois vs Purdue

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    2016 PGA Tour season

    Ryder Cup prediction: USA wins 15-13.