Cross one name off your Illinois athletics director wish list.
Rick George, the athletics director at Colorado, put to rest rumors that linked him to the vacant job in Champaign.
Here it is, the moment you've been waiting for.
No. 3 Ohio State hosts No. 9 Michigan State this weekend in the most anticipated game on the Big Ten schedule.
A roundup of Big Ten basketball action from Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015:
The Illini had their chances to pull out a late win over Providence on Wednesday night, but point-blank misses in the final seconds instead meant a brutal loss.
Now it's time for the fun to really start in the Big Ten East.
The final two weeks will determine who plays for a conference championship.