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Illinois Seeks Run Game to Help QB

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Early in the second half Saturday at Washington it looked like Illinois might get its running game going.

But in a repeat of games earlier this season something went wrong. 113 more words

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Mixtape of 2015 point guard Jawun Evans (VIDEO)

Jawun Evans is one of the best point guards in the nation. The No. 26 overall player in the 2015 class, according to Rivals, Evans is down to Illinois, Oklahoma State, Texas and USC and he’s one of the most coveted player in the country. 28 more words

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Washington finds the perfect slump-buster: Illinois

For a team struggling through its first two games, defeating Hawaii and Eastern Washington by only eight combined points, Washington found the perfect elixir on Saturday: Illinois. 230 more words

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Washington LB Shaq Thompson outscoring Illinois by himself through one half

With a 36-yard scoop-and-score and a 52-yard pick six, Washington linebacker Shaq Thompson leads Illinois through one half, 14-12.

Thompson stepped in front of a  204 more words

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Illinois Takes Unbeaten Record to Washington

SEATTLE (AP)- Illinois visiting Washington was supposed to be the first major test of Chris Petersen’s initial season with the Huskies.

Challenges are all the Huskies have faced in their first two weeks. 763 more words

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