blog postsDosunmu scores 24, Illinois downs No. 9 Penn StateFeb 19, 2020 8:45 am2 views Ayo Dosunmu scored 24 points in the Illini's 62-56 road victory, ending a four game losing skid. Kofi Cockburn had14 as the Illini ended Penn State's eight-game winning streak.Rummell collects Big Ten Softball Co-Freshman of the Week honorFeb 18, 2020 8:30 am1 views Delaney Rummell posted a .400 batting average with four hits, four runs and four RBI to lead the Illini at the plate, including three home runs, over the ACC/Big Ten Challenge weekend.Davis’ grand slam sends Illini to 7-3 victory over NC StateFeb 17, 2020 8:30 am1 views Sophomore Danielle Davis knocked her second career grand slam in the fifth inning to lift the Illini softball team to a 7-3 victory over NC State in the final game of the Big Ten/ACC Challenge on SundayIllini Softball set for ACC/Big Ten ChallengeFeb 14, 2020 8:45 am2 views The Illinois softball team (4-0) is travels this weekend to Raleigh, North Carolina for the fifth annual Big Ten/ACC Challenge, hosted by NC State on February 14-16. Fighting Illini open 141st baseball season FridayFeb 13, 2020 8:30 am7 views The Illini baseball team begins its 141st season Friday with a trip to Winston-Salem, N.C. The Illini will play Friday-Sunday against Milwaukee, Seton Hall, and No. 18 Wake Forest in the first weekend of college baseball. Furious rally falls short for #22 Illinois against MSUFeb 12, 2020 9:15 am1 views Ayo Dosunmu crumbled to the floor clutching his left knee while driving for a final shot with 6.6 seconds left that lifted the Spartans over No. 22 Illinois 70-69 Tuesday night.Illini ready for Orange Out tonight against MSUFeb 11, 2020 8:30 am3 views Illinois will play in front of a sellout crowd for the third straight home game. Three of the last four games at State Farm Center are sold out, with Feb. 24 vs. Nebraska the only remaining date with tickets available.Holešínská’s hot shooting sends Illini to victory in State CollegeFeb 10, 2020 8:15 am2 views Behind a game-high 28 points from redshirt-junior Petra Holešínská, the Illinois women's basketball team toughed out a 70-66 win over Penn State in Bryce Jordan Center on Sunday.Illini will wear 70s white throwback uniforms for Maryland game FridayFeb 6, 2020 11:00 am7 views Friday night's first-place showdown between the No. 20 Fighting Illini and No. 9 Maryland will be Throwback Night at State Farm Center.Check in at Football Signing Day CentralFeb 5, 2020 8:00 am10 views Meet the latest Fighting Illini signees here.Allegretti becomes 32nd Illini Super Bowl championFeb 3, 2020 10:15 am8 views Kansas City Chief and former Fighting Illini offensive lineman Nick Allegretti finished off his rookie NFL season as a Super Bowl Champion, helping the Chiefs to a 31-20 victory over the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl LIV Sunday in Miami. Defense, Dre, lead the way in Illinois' seventh-straight winJan 31, 2020 8:45 am0 views Andres Feliz scored 17 points while Ayo Dosunmu and Kofi Cockburn added 13 each as No. 19 Illinois held on to beat Minnesota 59-51 on Thursday night.Illini look to stay hot vs. Minnesota tonightJan 30, 2020 8:30 am0 views Carrying the Big Ten's longest active winning streak at six games – No. 19 Illinois returns to State Farm Center on Thursday night, hosting Minnesota (6:30 pm).Honors rolling in for red hot IlliniJan 29, 2020 8:45 am5 views Coming off a week with two road victories at Purdue and Michigan, and riding a six-game winning streak, the college basketball world is taking notice of the first-place Fighting Illini. Dosunmu's dagger leads Illini to victory at MichiganJan 27, 2020 8:45 am0 views Ayo Dosunmu finished the game with a career-high 27 points on 11-of-18 shooting.Illini picked fourth in Big Ten by Perfect GameJan 24, 2020 8:30 am1 views Senior closer Garrett Acton, a returning All-American, was named to the preseason All-Big Ten team. Women's Basketball hosts Pride Night tonight against MarylandJan 23, 2020 8:00 am9 views The Illini own a 10-8 overall record on the season after finishing off the nonconference portion of their schedule with a 9-2 record - the best 11-game start for Illinois since the 2006-07 season. Illini bury Boilers for 5th-straight winJan 22, 2020 8:30 am0 views The Fighting Illini (14-5, 6-2 Big Ten) have won five straight league games and are off to their best conference start since 2005-06. They also swept the Boilermakers for the first time since 2008-09.Men's Basketball travels to Purdue tonightJan 21, 2020 10:45 am0 views Carrying the Big Ten's longest active winning streak at four games – No. 21 Illinois is on the road for three of its next four contests, beginning Tuesday night at Purdue (6 p.m. CT).Illini Men's Gymnastics ready for annual Windy City invitationalJan 17, 2020 8:15 am1 views The Illini travel to Chicago for 50th annual invitational, held at Credit Union 1 Arena, seeking their sixth-straight Windy City title.Grange jersey makes trip to CFP title gameJan 15, 2020 9:00 am2 views After a full day of travel, the jersey was hand delivered to the ESPN crew at the Superdome on Monday, Jan. 13 for the momentous occasion.Illinois defeats Rutgers 54-51Jan 13, 2020 7:45 am0 views Illinois is 10-1 at State Farm Center this season.Women's Gymnastics still unbeaten after historic home openerJan 10, 2020 8:00 am6 views Less than a week after earning three titles in her career debut, freshman Mia Takekawa cemented herself in the Illini record books with a 10.0 on beam Thursday.Hartleb named D1 Baseball’s Big Ten Coach of the DecadeJan 8, 2020 8:45 am7 views Hartleb led Illinois to Big Ten titles (2011, 2015), and to four regionals during the decade - more than any other coach in the conference. Thirty of his players were MLB Draft picks during that time.The five former Illini on NFL divisional playoff teamsJan 7, 2020 8:45 am1 views Five Illini are still alive as the NFL heads into Divisional Round Weekend – Nick Allegretti (Chiefs), Geronimo Allison (Packers), Whitney Mercilus (Texans), Malik Turner (Seahawks) and Jihad Ward (Ravens). Defense dominates in 63-37 victory over BoilersJan 6, 2020 8:30 am0 views Alan Griffin scored 16 points and grabbed a career-high 12 rebounds for his first career double-double. The sophomore, continues to impress despite limited playing time off the bench for Illinois.Dosunmu, Griffin lead Illini in road loss at Michigan StateJan 3, 2020 12:15 pm0 views Ayo Dosunmu had 18 points and 8 rebounds and Alan Griffin had 17 points and 9 rebounds but the Fighting Illini fell at No. 14/16 Michigan State Thursday night at Breslin Center. Game notes for Illinois at Michigan State tonightJan 2, 2020 11:30 am0 views Illinois opens 2020 on the road, resuming Big Ten play Thursday at No. 14 Michigan State. Tipoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. CT.All-Decade Moments from Illini AthleticsDec 31, 2019 5:00 pm4 views The best moments from the Illini in the 2010sIllini arrive in San Francisco for Dec. 30 Redbox BowlDec 27, 2019 11:00 am5 views The Fighting Illini arrived at their hotel on Thursday afternoon ahead of their Redbox Bowl match with with California, scheduled for Monday, Dec. 30, at Levi's Stadium (3 CT).