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Fighting Illini Basketball, Football To Be Broadcast On 670 The Score

(WSCR) – University of Illinois Director of Athletics Mike Thomas announced today that Learfield Sports’ Fighting Illini Sports Properties has secured WSCR 670 The Score as the newest radio affiliate on the statewide Illini Sports Network.  444 more words

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Wisch: Has Optimism For Illini Football Ever Been Lower?

By Dave Wischnowsky –

(CBS) From 1994-98, I was a student at the University of Illinois, and during those four years I saw a grand total of 14 football victories. 735 more words

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Wisch: Illini Season Already A Success? It’s Looking Like It

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(CBS) By the end of that ugly Big Ten basketball tilt in Iowa City on Tuesday night, the only thing more plentiful among the Illini than missed shots was their disappointment. 809 more words

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Wisch: Illini Need To Make Upset Of No. 1 IU Mean Even More

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(CBS) It was a win that only the heaviest orange Kool-Aid drinker could have possibly seen coming, but it’s a victory that will forever be viewed by every Illini fan as among the greatest in school history. 716 more words

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Illinois Drops In AP Poll

(WSCR) Despite a win against top-ranked Ohio State, the Illini dropped to No. 12 in the AP poll.

The team’s loss to unranked Purdue likely swayed the vote. 21 more words

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Wisch: I’m Dreaming of Better United Center Matchups For Illini Hoops

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(CBS) There are more than 20,000 seats inside the United Center.

But Saturday afternoon, when the 12th-ranked Fighting Illini basketball team tips off against the Auburn Tigers, only about 13,000 of them are expected to be filled. 830 more words

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Wisch: Illinois Needs A New Border War Rival

By Dave Wischnowsky-

(CBS) Come this evening in front of a rabid crowd in St. Louis, Illinois will defend its border against Missouri during the two schools’ annual Braggin’ Rights game. 730 more words

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