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Illinois baseball shoots for 18th-straight win
Posted: April 28, 2015

Illinois baseball is riding a nation-leading win streak and is looking to get win No. 18 against Southern Illinois on Tuesday.

Illinois to face Western Illinois in last midweek game
Posted: April 28, 2015

As the regular season is coming to a close, Illinois has one last non-conference game.

Illinois men’s tennis rotates sixth man
Posted: April 28, 2015

Illinois’ men’s tennis team walked away with new hats and t-shirts from this weekend’s Big Ten tournament.

Illinois men’s golf Detry grabs Les Bolstad award
Posted: April 28, 2015

Illinois men’s golf capped a Big Ten golf weekend with Nick Hardy’s individual tournament win and Thomas Detry’s Les Bolstad award win.

Illinois women’s golf struggles on many levels
Posted: April 28, 2015

The Illini women’s golf team has shown weakness in a few different areas throughout the year.

A conversation with an Illini: Isaiah Martinez
Posted: April 28, 2015

The Daily Illini’s Kevin McCarthy sits down with Illinois redshirt freshman wrestler Isaiah Martinez.

A sports columnist’s mailbag: Cubs dislike, sports fights and playing softball
Posted: April 28, 2015

Sports columnist Sam Sherman answers questions about his lifelong distaste for the Cubs, Chicago teams’ chances in a big sports fight and his summer plans.

Illinois men’s tennis takes home Big Ten Championship
Posted: April 27, 2015

Illini men’s tennis finished its sweep of the Buckeyes in front of the home crowd for its first Big Ten Tournament title since 2012.

Illini men’s track and field dominates Drake Relays
Posted: April 27, 2015

Illini men’s track and field dominates Drake Relays.


No. 2 Illinois men’s golf cruises to first-place Big Ten finish
Updated: April 27, 2015 - 12:53 am

Led by a fantastic showing by freshman Nick Hardy, Illinois cruised comfortably to its first win of the post-season.


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Illini of the Week

Illini of the Week 4/22: Giana O’Connor
Updated: April 22, 2015 - 12:34 pm

Giana O’Connor’s junior season was already a breakout one prior to NCAA Championships, but it became more of one with her all-around performance on Friday.

Illini of the Week April 15: C.J. Maestas
Updated: April 15, 2015 - 7:08 pm

C.J. Maestas was named All-American on four apparatuses and won an individual title at the NCAA Championships.  

Illini of the Week April 8: Annie Fleming
Posted: April 08, 2015

The future looks bright for Illinois softball with freshman Annie Fleming in the lineup.

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