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  • Jupiter’s at the Crossing to Host Fighting Illini Basketball Watch Party Jan 21, 2020
    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. – Jupiter's at the Crossing has announced it will host a watch party for the 21st-ranked Fighting Illini men's basketball Big Ten game vs. Michigan on Saturday, Jan. 25. A final basketball watch party has also been planned for Illinois' opening game in the Big Ten Tournament.
  • Game Notes | #21 Illini Travel to Purdue Tuesday Night Jan 20, 2020
    The No. 21 Fighting Illini travel to Purdue Tuesday Night (6 p.m. CT on ESPNU).
  • Frazier Joins 1,000-point Club Jan 19, 2020
    Junior guard Trent Frazier became the 50th player in Illinois history to score 1,000 career points when he hit a three-pointer at the 1:36 mark of the first half during the Fighting Illini's 75-71 win over Northwestern Saturday at State Farm Center. Abrams needed 11 points to reach 1,000 entering the game. He ended up with 16 points on […]
  • Illini Top Wildcats, 75-71, for Fourth-Straight Win Jan 18, 2020
    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. – Five Illini scored in double-figures as Illinois held off Northwestern 75-71 for its fourth-straight victory Saturday at State Farm Center.
  • Game Notes | #24 Illini Welcome Wildcats on Saturday Jan 17, 2020
    The Fighting Illini are back at home Saturday, hosting Northwestern (4 p.m. CT, BTN).
  • Illinois to Compete in 2020 Emerald Coast Classic Jan 16, 2020
    Illinois, Florida, Iowa State and Oregon headline the field for the seventh annual Emerald Coast Classic, presented by Global Sports.
  • 2019-20 Illini Basketball Uniform Set Jan 15, 2020
    The Fighting Illini have debuted four new Nike uniform designs during the 2019-20 season. Fresh white, orange and navy uniforms debuted early in the season, plus new throwback whites, inspired by Illini teams from 1975-1980, made their first appearance at the B1G/ACC Challenge game against Miami on Dec. 2.
  • Cockburn Earns Sixth Big Ten Freshman of the Week Honor Jan 13, 2020
    Illinois' Kofi Cockburn swept both Big Ten weekly honors, the conference office announced on Monday, taking home conference Player AND Freshman of the Week awards.
  • Illini Crack AP Top 25 for First Time Since 2014 Jan 13, 2020
    Illinois is ranked No. 24 in the latest Associated Press Top-25 poll. The Fighting Illini are 12-5 on the season and 4-2 in the Big Ten after a pair of victories at Wisconsin, 71-70, and home against Rutgers, 54-51, last week.
  • Illini Fight Off Rutgers, 54-51, for Third Straight Win Jan 11, 2020
    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. – Ayo Dosunmu scored Illinois' final eight points in a 54-51 victory over Rutgers Saturday at State Farm Center.