Trae Golden, Georgia Tech shock reeling Syracuse

...1986.Mindaugus Kacinas had 12 points to lead South Caro lina (11-19, 4-13). NO. 12 MICHIGAN 84, ILLINOIS 53In Champaign, Ill., Nik Stauskas scored 24 points and Michigan shot 70 percent from the 3-point line to win its first Big Ten title...

Illini roll over eigth-ranked Buckeyes

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Brandon Paul scored 19 points and No. 11 Illinois bounced back from a tough loss in its Big Ten opener to beat No...

Ethanol's water demands a cause for scrutiny

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - City officials in Champaign and Urbana took notice when they heard that an ethanol plant...still far less than the 23 million gallons per day used by Champaign and Urbana or the 500 million gallons per day that Chicago...

Michigan knocks off No. 3 Wisconsin

...Stauskus hit a step-back from 3 from the left side to give Michigan a 71-67 lead. NO. 4 MICHIGAN STATE 78, ILLINOIS 62In Champaign, Ill., Gary Harris scored 23 points and Denzel Valentine pulled down 11 rebounds to lead Michigan State (17-1, 6-0...

Two Illini returning starters arrested after bar fight

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- Linebacker Matt Sinclair...punching Jamaal L. Applewhite, 19, of Champaign, according to court documents. Applewhite...were called to a bar near campus, said Champaign police spokeswoman Joan Walls. She declined...

Monday Night Football: Packers defeat Bears

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- Champaign, Chicago, Green Bay. It doesn't matter where Brett Favre is when he plays against the Chicago Bears. Favre threw three first-half touchdown passes Monday night, surpassed 40,000 yards passing for his career...

Second-ranked Notre Dame hangs on to beat Maryland

...points in the first half and finished 12 for 20 from the floor and 7 for 8 at the foul line. NO. 19 PURDUE 80, ILLINOIS 68In Champaign, Ill., Court ney Moses led a balanced scoring attack with 22 points as Purdue beat Illinois for the sixth consecutive time...

Red-hot Texas handles Kansas

...4 minutes and Ohio State beat Wisconsin. Both teams are 17-5 overall, 4-5 Big Ten. NO. 15 IOWA 81.ILLINOIS 74In Champaign, Ill., Gabriel Olaseni had 15 points and 12 rebounds and Iowa (17-5, 6-3 Big Ten) overcame a furious comeback by...

Illinois dumps No. 23 Indiana

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Rich McBride scored 15 points to lead Illinois to a 51-43...game away. The game was Indiana coach Kelvin Sampson's first trip to Champaign since a fall recruiting controversy over Indianapolis high schooler Eric...

College basketball
Report: Kruger discusses Hawks' job

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- Less than 24 hours after saying he did not want the job...This is certainly not in our hands." The News-Gazette newspaper in Champaign reported the Hawks were offering Kruger $2 million a year to replace...