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    Game Thread: Illinois at Iowa

    That is why we punt in that situation.
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    Game Thread: Illinois at Iowa

    How does Peters miss that pass placement??
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    Game Thread: Illinois vs Rutgers

    Now that was a sweet play. Even BP could make that pass.
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    Game Thread: Illinois vs Rutgers

    Should we call it an aircraft carrier instead of a barge?
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    Game Thread: Illinois vs Rutgers

    That catch!! Go IW!
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    Game Thread: Illinois vs Rutgers

    That seems redundant somehow...
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    Game Thread: Illinois vs Rutgers

    Well, if you are interested and have some eligibility left there may be an opening...
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    Game Thread: Illinois vs Indiana (Pa.) (Exhibition)

    This is a link to 97.5 FM that is a free stream.
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    Illini Basketball 2021-2022

    To be a bit closer to accurate, neither the NCAA nor the IHSA are educational institutions. They are associations with members who are University Presidents or School Principals. Anyone who believes their mission has anything to do with education is being misled. They are about money.
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    Illini in the NBA

    He is looking great for a kid just up from the U. If he continues to study and learn I predict a nice long NBA career. He just keeps getting better.
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    Game Thread: Illinois vs St. Francis (IL.) (Exhibition)

    6-2 Everybody is cold
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    LSU's Adam Miller out for season (ACL)

    I'm alway sorry to see any young athlete set back a season by injuries. It always comes out of nowhere for them and is a terrible blow to their plans. I hope AM has an excellent recovery and gets to continue toward his goals. I would always rather see a young athlete succeed or fail on their own...
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    Name, Image, Likeness Rule

    I have to wonder as these NIL deals provide things like the luxury cars and plenty of cash to players just how many of them as young men will let up on the drive to improve distracted by the level of early success. Not all will do that but there are many levels of maturity at work in this large...
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    Pregame: Illinois at Penn State, Saturday, October 23rd, 11:00am CT, ABC

    The News Gazette provides a better explanation of what BB meant about the OL. Most of the players recruited to that squad simply are not here or are playing in other positions. He isn't saying there is deadweight among the players. He is saying they aren't there to a great extent. I am glad we...
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    Illinois Football Uniforms

    I kinda think I heard that drum whinny some time back...