- Illinois investigation widens from football to women's hoops Updated: May-19-15 7:18 pm
CHAMPAIGN, Illinois - The law firm investigating player complaints about the Illinois football team has now been asked to look into similar claims involving the women's basketball team, school officials said Tuesday. They say one basketball player's family has threatened legal action.
- Illinois adds ex QB Nathan Scheelhaase to football staff Updated: May-19-15 5:14 pm
CHAMPAIGN, Illinois - Illinois has hired former Illini quarterback Nathan Scheelhaase (SHEEL'-hows) as the assistant director of football operations.
- Some Illini players use Twitter to back coaches Updated: May-14-15 6:29 pm
CHAMPAIGN, Illinois - Some current and former Illinois football players started their own Twitter campaign in support of Illinois coach Tim Beckman and his staff following allegations they mishandled a player's injuries.
- U of Illinois plans outside probe of coach allegations Updated: May-13-15 5:08 pm
URBANA, Illinois - The University of Illinois now says it plans an independent investigation of allegations that football coach Tim Beckman pressured an injured player to play and that the player was misled about his injuries.
- Player's group wants independent U of Illinois investigation Updated: May-12-15 5:23 pm
CHAMPAIGN, Illinois - A national advocacy group for college football players says complaints about Illinois coach Tim Beckman's handling of a former player's injuries should be investigated by someone outside the university.
- Illinois pitching dominant, best arm might be in the bullpen Updated: May-07-15 5:17 pm
CHAMPAIGN, Illinois - Illinois reliever Tyler Jay was part of the Team USA national college team last summer, playing alongside players from traditional powers like Vanderbilt and Florida State.
- Former Illini football staffer convicted of weapons charge Updated: Apr-30-15 1:35 pm
URBANA, Illinois - Jurors in Champaign have convicted a former University of Illinois football staffer on a felony weapons charge.