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Brad Underwood Joins U of I as New Men's Basketball Coach

CHAMPAIGN, Il. (KMOX) – With the uplifting motto of “We Will Win,” Brad Underwood is settling in as the newly-hired coach of the University of Illinois men’s basketball team. 197 more words

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Central Florida Beats Illinois 68-58 In NIT Quarterfinals

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — B.J. Taylor scored 17 points, Tacko Fall had a double-double and Central Florida held on to defeat Illinois, 68-58, on Wednesday night to advance to the final four of the NIT. 229 more words

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Illini Basketball Season Ends at UCF

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — B.J. Taylor scored 17 points, Tacko Fall had a double-double and Central Florida held on to defeat Illinois 68-58 on Wednesday night to advance to the final four of the NIT. 221 more words

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Nancy Fahey Leaving Wash U For Illinois

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Illinois has hired Hall of Famer Nancy Fahey to be its next women’s basketball coach.

Fahey comes to Illinois after a 31-year tenure at Washington University in St. 103 more words

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Illinois' Brad Underwood On Scheduling Illinois State: 'I'm Just About Open To Everything'

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(CBS) The frustration from coach Dan Muller and Illinois State was clear. 262 more words

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Hershkovich: Capitalizing On In-State Talent Key For Brad Underwood's Goal Of Illinois Resurgence

By Eli Hershkovich–

(CBS) Three Big Ten teams have marched into the Sweet 16: fourth-seeded Purdue, seventh-seeded Michigan and eighth-seeded Wisconsin. Each of those teams boasts an elite player from its home base. 626 more words

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Illini Fly By Boise State Into NIT Quarterfinals

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP)- Tracy Abrams scored 18 points, Leron Black had a double-double and Illinois pulled away midway through the second half to beat Boise State 71-56 on Monday night in the second round of the NIT. 132 more words

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