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  • Illinois Takes Down No. 13 Missouri In Thriller, 19-14 Nov 14, 2019
    ST. LOUIS - Fighting Illini wrestling secured a dramatic, 19-14 victory over No. 13 Missouri Thursday night at Francis Howell High School in St. Louis. Trailing, 11-6, at intermission, the Illini won four of the last five bouts of the night to take the dual. With the score at 16-14, the match came down to the heavyweight bout, and […]
  • Seven Top-25 Recruits Commit to Illini Men's Gymnastics Nov 14, 2019
    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. – The University of Illinois men's gymnastics team and head coach Justin Spring announced the signing of Ethan Boder, Josh Cook, Will Hauke, Sebastian Ingersoll and Logan Myers to join the Fighting Illini gymnastics program in 2021. Cook will compete for the Illini in the upcoming 2020 season.
  • Cross Country Set For NCAA Midwest Regional Friday Nov 14, 2019
    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Fighting Illini cross country continues postseason competition with the NCAA Midwest Regional meet on Friday, November 15. The women's 6K will kick-off action at 10:30 a.m. CT. The men's 10K race will follow, and is set to begin at 11:30 a.m. CT.
  • Women's Basketball Inks Three Nov 14, 2019
    CHAMPAIGN - Fighting Illini women's basketball and head coach Nancy Fahey announced Wednesday the signing of three student-athletes to the Illinois women's basketball program. Aaliyah Nye (East Lansing, Michigan), Aaliyah McQueen (Flint, Michigan) and Solape Amusan (Woodbury, Minnesota) will join the Orange and Blue for the 2020-2021 campaign.
  • Illini Women's Tennis Inks Blue-Chip Recruit Nov 14, 2019
    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. – Illinois and head coach Evan Clark have announced the signing of Katherine Duong to the Fighting Illini women's tennis program. Duong will join the Orange and Blue for the 2020-2021 campaign.
  • No. 25 Volleyball Set for B1G Showdown with No. 8 Penn State, Rutgers Nov 14, 2019
  • "I've never been prouder to be part of this Illini Family" Nov 14, 2019
    Dear Illini Family and Friends, This morning, the University of Illinois Board of Trustees approved an extension to my contract to serve as your director of athletics through June 30, 2024. Hope and I are humbled by the University's generosity, grateful for the many friendships we have formed over these first years of my tenure, […]
  • Petitbon Named Academic All-District Nov 14, 2019
    CoSIDA Academic All-District
  • Illini Volleyball Signs Two to Class of 2020 Nov 14, 2019
    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. – Head coach Chris Tamas and the No. 25 Illinois volleyball team announced the addition of two student-athletes on Thursday (November 14) as Maddie Whittington (Stillwater, Minn.) and Raina Terry (Marengo, Ohio) signed National Letters of Intent and will join the Illini for the 2020 season.
  • Illini Top Austin Peay, 76-62 Nov 13, 2019
    CHAMPAIGN – Redshirt junior Petra Holesinska and freshman Jada Peebles led Illinois on Wednesday night, in a 76-62 victory over the Austin Peay Governors. Holesinska posted 19 points to lead all scorers, while Peebles added 18 of her own on 70-percent shooting. Illinois took an early lead in the game and held off the Governors […]

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