CHAMPAIGN — The Illini are short on newcomers this season, and that's a good thing.
CHAMPAIGN — John Groce is calling his third year in Champaign "completely different."
CLEMSON, S.C. -- Rod Hall made a driving layup with 9.3 seconds left to lead Clemson to a 50-49 win over Illinois in the NIT.
BOSTON (AP) Illinois guard Rayvonte Rice wasn't ready for the season to end.
After getting run out of the building in a blowout loss to Michigan 10 days ago, the Illini knew what they had to do in the rematch Friday. And they did it.