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Craig Kuligowski has worked with Gary Pinkel for the last 23 seasons, heading up the longtime Mizzou coach’s defensive line for the last 19 seasons dating back to their days at Toledo. 343 more words
Illinois head coach John Groce has seen two of his guards sidelined with injuries this month, which has prompted the motto, “Next Man Up” for the Fighting Illini. 140 more words
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When the University of Illinois basketball team was hit was a spate of injuries, their team manager found himself getting a pretty important promotion: To the gameday lineup.168 more words
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP)- Illinois coach John Groce often says “next man up” as his team fights through injuries that have sidelined three starters.
The expression took on new meaning Friday when Groce added manager Ryan Schmidt to the roster for Saturday’s game at Minnesota (12-8, 1-6 Big Ten). 101 more words
With leading scorer Rayvonte Rice sidelined, Illinois will be short another guard for the time being. Wednesday evening the program announced that guard Aaron Cosby will be unavailable for the next 1-2 weeks after… 135 more words