URBANA, Ill. (AP) — Nine years after it retired Chief Illiniwek under pressure from the NCAA, the University of Illinois will begin the search for a new mascot, interim Chancellor Barbara Wilson said Monday. 418 more words
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URBANA, Ill. (AP) Illinois basketball player Leron Black has pleaded guilty to misdemeanor aggravated assault after threatening a bouncer at a campus bar and has been sentenced to a year of probation. 99 more words
It’s a situation Abbott and Costello could appreciate. “Hey, did you hear Hardy Nickerson is headed to Illinois?”
“Yeah, I knew that a long time ago.” 123 more words
Football can be a cruel, unyielding sport, and Dre Brown merely serves as the latest example.
Last offseason, Brown sustained a torn ACL in his right knee that sidelined him for the entire 2015 season. 213 more words
URBANA, Ill. (AP) — Nine years after the University of Illinois retired Chief Illiniwek a student committee is recommending that the school consider a replacement. 122 more words