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Former Illini star Kevin Anderson stuns top seed Roger Federer at Wimbledon

LONDON – It was a comeback and an upset that made those wearing Orange and Blue proud.

Kevin Anderson, a former University of Illinois tennis player and the eighth-seed in this year’s Wimbledon men’s singles tournament, knocked out the top seed Roger Federer in five sets on Wednesday morning. 212 more words


Illini regain recruiting traction with big-time commitments from McCray, Eifler

University of Illinois football fans were ecstatic to hear about two new commitments for the 2019 class, regaining some traction on the recruiting trail heading in to a pivotal Summer stretch that eventually leads to Lovie Smith’s barbeque, a recruiting event held at the Illini coach’s home. 530 more words

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Trinity Catholic's 2020 RB Reggie Love updates his recruitment, interest in the Fighting Illini

The city of St. Louis has been an area that the Illini football program has attempted to tap into for years but have been stumped by the likes of more prominent programs like Oklahoma and others. 600 more words

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Illini Roster Breakdown: What Will Ayo Dosunmu Bring to Illinois Basketball?

It’s not any exaggeration to say that Ayo Dosunmu is the biggest piece of this year’s Illinois Basketball recruiting class. Dosunmu is a 6-5, 160 lb. 764 more words


Illinois Stuns Indiana, 73-71

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Trent Frazier and Leron Black each scored 19 points to help Illinois squeeze out a 73-71 victory over Indiana Wednesday night. 332 more words