Marcus Domask has been a key part of the simple yet effective Illinois offense this season.
Illinois men's basketball travels to Wisconsin on Saturday.
A bigger March Madness would weaken the postseason while also removing intrigue from the regular season. It's a lose-lose for college hoops.
Dain Dainja has carved out a consistent role off the bench in recent weeks for Illinois.
Terrence Shannon Jr. had 27 points to lead Illinois to another home conference win.
Four men who will play in St. Louis in the coming weeks are on the list.
Moretti was a beneficiary of the Illini's extended bench in a win over Iowa.
Illinois men's basketball hosts Minnesota on Wednesday.
Coleman Hawkins responded to coach Brad Underwood's prodding to lift Illinois past Iowa with one of his best career games.
No. 12 Illinois rallied from a seven-point deficit in the second half to beat Iowa 95-85 on Saturday.
Illinois men's basketball hosts Iowa on Saturday.
St. Louis native Nick Kern Jr. scored a career-high 22 points for Penn State, which overcame a 14-point deficit in the second half.
Illinois can show the strides its made defensively with a win over a Maryland team that scored inside at will against it earlier this season.
Illinois men's basketball travels to Maryland on Saturday.
Eight Mizzou players, numerous St. Louis natives as well as players from regional college teams have made the cut for the upcoming NFL Scouting Combine.
After a couple lackluster defensive performances, Illinois was able to get right on that end in a win over Michigan.
A strong defensive start and 31 points from Terrence Shannon Jr. helped the Illini get a home win on Tuesday.
The No. 14 Illini have dropped outside the top 40 in defensive efficiency after a fast start on that end this season.
Illinois men's basketball hosts Michigan on Tuesday.
Terrence Shannon Jr.'s 28 points weren't enough after Illinois stalled offensively in crunch time.
Dain Dainja has become one of many different offensive options Illinois can go to if it wants a change of pace.
David Gibbs worked with Ryan Walters when he was a young defensive coordinator at Missouri. Now, Illinois hopes he can help Aaron Henry in his second season as DC.
Illinois basketball started off its 2025 class with a splash while football added a couple of transfers.
Ty Rodgers personified the grit Illinois used to avoid a home upset against Nebraska and that could keep the Illini in the Big Ten title race.
Despite blowing a 10-point lead in regulation, Illinois closed the deal in overtime against Nebraska on Sunday.
Shannon's 18 second-half points helped will Illinois to a win over Ohio State and showed the version of him that can lift the team's offense.
Illinois has a scoring punch throughout its rotation. That will come in key down the stretch and in the postseason.
Illinois held a 41-34 lead at the break after going 7-of-10 in the final 6:32 of the first half. Ohio State went scoreless in final 2:16 of that span.