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  • Illini Soccer Announces 2019 Schedule Jul 16, 2019
  • Bezhanishvili, Whitman, Smith Set for Illini Fest Jul 15, 2019
    CHICAGO – The Fighting Illini will be out in full force on Chicago's Millenium Park on Thursday. Illinois football coach Lovie Smith and Director of Athletics Josh Whitman will speak at 5 pm and 5:05 pm, respectively. Illinois men's basketball sophomore Giorgi Bezhanishvili will be teaching salsa dancing lessons at 4 pm. Smith will join […]
  • Corbin Named to Maxwell Watch List Jul 15, 2019
    The Maxwell Award named Illinois senior running back Reggie Corbin to its watch list, the award committee announced. It is the first career watch list honor for Corbin.
  • Illini Trio Finds Calling as Coaches Jul 14, 2019
    In between summer school, weightlifting, conditioning and 7-on-7 workouts, a trio of Fighting Illini football players using some of their "off" time to hone their flag football coaching skills.
  • Buckner Joins Illini Women’s Gymnastics Staff; Betts Named Assistant Coach Jul 14, 2019
    Fighting Illini women's gymnastics head coach Nadalie Walsh announced the addition of Stephen Buckner and promotion of Kaitlyn Betts to her staff as assistant coaches.
  • 50 Days Until Illini Football Jul 12, 2019
    Friday marks 50 days until the Fighting Illini take the field for the 2019 season. Lovie Smith's Illinois squad opens the season on Saturday, Aug. 31, with Akron coming to Memorial Stadium.
  • Bardgett Joins Illini Men’s Golf Staff Jul 11, 2019
    CHAMPAIGN – Fighting Illini head coach Mike Small announced the addition of Justin Bardgett to the Illinois men's golf staff as assistant coach on Thursday. Coming to Illinois from Army West Point, Bardgett also brings seven years of professional playing experience to Champaign-Urbana.
  • Memorial Stadium Movie Night, Featuring Aladdin, Set for Aug. 10 Jul 10, 2019
    Illinois Athletics is proud to host Movie Night sponsored by Busey once again at Memorial Stadium on Saturday, Aug. 10. Disney's Aladdin will show on the Memorial Stadium big screen starting at 7 p.m. Admission is free and 500 Illini popcorn buckets will be given away at the concession stands*.
  • Illini Begin Preparation for Italy Tour Jul 9, 2019
  • Join the Fight Jul 9, 2019

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