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  • Lovie Smith, Illini Adapting During COVID-19 Pandemic Mar 27, 2020
    Illinois head coach Lovie Smith joined a conference call with media members to talk about the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Fighting Illini Super Fans Mar 27, 2020
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  • Tristyn Nowlin: An Unexpected Home Mar 27, 2020
    CHAMPAIGN - During her high school days in Richmond, Ky., Tristyn Nowlin received emails from Illinois women's golf coach Renee Slone. They were informational, more like questionnaires. What was Nowlin's initial reaction to Illinois? "I'm not going up north. It's too cold," Nowlin said. "I was either staying in Kentucky or going south." Eventually, Nowlin decided […]
  • Merritt Joins Fighting Illini Women's Basketball Staff Mar 26, 2020
    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. – University of Illinois women's basketball head coach Nancy Fahey announced Thursday (March 26) the addition of assistant coach Scott Merritt to her Fighting Illini coaching staff.
  • 15th Anniversary of "The Comeback" Mar 26, 2020
    Monday marks the 15th anniversary of "The Comeback," the Fighting Illini's thrilling 90-89 come-from-behind overtime win over Arizona at Allstate Arena in Chicago on March 26, 2005.
  • Josh Harris: Love of the Game Mar 26, 2020
    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Josh Harris was feeling good about his debut season at Illinois.  The 6-foot-2, 195-pound reliever had settled into his role as primarily a set-up man and situational left-hander out of the bullpen in 2019. Harris had an earned run average below 3.50 in early May and was striking out about twice as […]
  • Mercilus Wowed by Smith Football Center Mar 25, 2020
  • Illini Track & Field Reacts And Reflects On Season Cut Short Mar 25, 2020
  • Josh Whitman Message to Fighting Illini Family Mar 25, 2020
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  • Abrupt End To Season A 'Deja-Vu Moment' for Gymnast Hudson Mar 25, 2020
    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Satchel Hudson shares the namesake of a Hall of Fame baseball player. His parents, Don and Brittany, decided to name their son after Satchel Paige, a standout right-handed pitcher who played parts of four decades in professional baseball. Hudson, like many other kids, played T-ball at an early age. He even had […]

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