Recent content by CalIllini66

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    Las Vegas games (Nov. 18th & 20th)

    I'm a little perplexed about why I can't find any information here about the Las Vegas games coming up in a few days. Where will those games be held? Are tickets still available? Any info on traveling there? I must not know the secret place to look for this information as it is usually...
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    Las Vegas games (Nov. 18th & 20th)

    Could someone direct me where to get information on these games. For example. where to find tickers, where it's being held, etc. I live in the Bay Area and am considering attending. This will probably be my only chance to see them this year.
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    Pregame: Illinois vs Kansas City, Friday, November 11th, 8:00pm CT, BTN

    If there is one thing that could diminish an Illini game it is having to listen to Bruce's voice all game long. It's almost as though someone with BTN is trying to punish Illini fans.
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    How to watch the Illini

    I subsribe to YouTube TV for $64/99 a month and was able to watch all the games that were televised last year, my first for this streaming service. The only downside is that I haven't been able to record games as in the past with DirecTV because there is no DVR. Perhaps there is a way to keep...
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread

    I remember watching the Illini in the fifties with my parents. That's when I became an Ilini fan. I never attended the U of I but have remained an avid fan all these years. Players like Govoner Vaughn, Bogie Redmon and Manny Jackson became household names.
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread

    I was thinking teenagers, but perhaps you are right. If the GIFers are looking for attention, they are getting the oposite reaction from me as my list of ignores is rapidly getting longer.
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread

    I agree wholeheatedly. This is becoming silly.
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread

    They are roommates.
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread

    Sure, ultimately such decisions are the choide of the indifivual player, but to ignore the impact of social media as a potential factor in that decision is pretty simplistic, in my opinion.
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread

    Access to a sports therapist should be a given for any modern team.
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread

    Anyone who can watch that video and not want Corbelo back is . . . (fill in the work).
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    Illinois 60, Penn State 55 Postgame

    PSU had a brilliant game plan. It almost worked.
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    Illinois 60, Penn State 55 Postgame

    Did you see the first half? PSU made almost everything they threw up there.
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    Illinois 59, Northwestern 56 Postgame

    Can I breathe now?
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    Illini Basketball 2021-2022

    Hawkins is not very quick and often is behind/playing catchup to the man he is guarding. That, along with his tendency to reach, means he is likely to foul a lot. Until he can learn to move his feet and not reach, he is a foul machine waiting to happen.