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Stories with person: Simon Cvijanovic
  • New investigation launched into Illinois player allegations 
    Updated: May-26-15 5:18 pm

    CHAMPAIGN, Illinois - The University of Illinois hired a Chicago law firm Tuesday and asked it to launch a second investigation into accusations of mistreatment made by the parents of former women's basketball players.

  • 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 story has photos
    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.