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2017-2018 ITH Season Preview: Illinois Fighting Illini

With the start of college basketball season on the horizon, we’ll be taking a long look at the conference at large as well as Indiana’s roster over the next month. Today, our Big Ten team previews continue with a look ...

Film Session: Illinois

The Hoosiers put on an offensive clinic early Saturday evening against the Illini. Their 1.42 points per possession was their second highest output of the season and best against a major conference opponent. In the first half, strong defense helped ...

Five takeaways from Indiana’s win over Illinois

Indiana’s three-game losing streak came to a halt on Saturday night as the Hoosiers beat Illinois, 96-80, at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall. The win moved Indiana to 11-5 overall and 1-2 in the Big Ten. Here’s a look at five ...

Notebook: Quick start gets Hoosiers out of funk

In a game marred by fouls, the Hoosiers (11-5, 1-2) got out to a 15-0 and never looked back, earning their first Big Ten victory with a 96-80 win over Illinois (11-5, 1-2). The first half was a dominant one ...

Video: Tom Crean reacts to win over Illinois

Tom Crean met with the media following Indiana’s 96-80 win over Illinois on Saturday at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall. Watch his postgame comments below:

The Minute After: Illinois

Thoughts on a 96-80 win over the Illini:  The free fall is over. As darkness fell on a sunny, chilly Bloomington Saturday, Indiana stepped onto Branch McCracken Court meaning business. There was no slow start. No silly turnovers. No wondering ...

Video: John Groce reacts to loss at Indiana

John Groce addressed the media following Illinois’ 96-80 loss to Indiana on Saturday at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall. Watch his postgame comments below:

Photo Gallery: Indiana vs. Illinois

Check out 42 photos by Jamie Owens from Indiana’s 96-80 win over Illinois at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall. Purchase prints from J. Scott Photography.

Video: IU players react to win over Illinois

OG Anunoby, Thomas Bryant and James Blackmon Jr. met with the media following Indiana’s 96-80 win over Illinois on Saturday at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall. Watch their press conference below:

At the Buzzer: Indiana 96, Illinois 80

Quick thoughts on a 96-80 win over Illinois: How it happened: Indiana won this game on the strength of a strong start and hot 3-point shooting. The Hoosiers opened the game on a 15-0 run and never trailed. It was ...

Video: Thomas Bryant, Tom Crean preview Illinois

Thomas Bryant and Tom Crean met with the media on Friday evening to preview Saturday’s game against Illinois at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall. Watch both press conferences below:

What to Expect: Illinois

Indiana will attempt to stop a three-game losing streak on Saturday afternoon when it hosts Illinois at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall. The Fighting Illini are 11-4 overall and 1-1 in the Big Ten. The game will be broadcast at 5 ...

2016-2017 ITH Season Preview: Illinois Fighting Illini

With the start of college basketball season on the horizon, we’ll be taking a long look at the conference at large as well as Indiana’s roster over the next month. Today, we continue our Big Ten team previews with the Illinois ...