The Illinois baseball team earned the #6 national seed in the NCAA baseball tournament.
The Illinois men's golf team will make its eighth-straight appearance in the NCAA Championships this week in Bradenton, Florida. Senior Brian Campbell leads the Illini and will try cap a storybook career before turning pro.
The Illinois baseball team will host its first NCAA Regional May 29-June 1 at Illinois Field in Champaign.
The families of seven former Illini women's basketball players sent a follow-up letter to the University strongly objecting to the University's internal investigation into mistreatment and abuse by the coaching staff.
Illinois men's golf coach Mike Small says this is the deepest lineup he's had in 15 years with the Illini. All five guys in the starting lineup have won a tournament this season.
New University of Illinois president Timothy Killeen spoke out Wednesday about the investigations surrounding Illini football coach Tim Beckman and women's basketball coach Matt Bollant.
Illinois set a new Big Ten Conference record with its 27th-straight victory Wednesday night, knocking off Nebraska 3-2 in the first round of the Big Ten Tournament at Target Field in Minneapolis.
WCIA 3's Matt Wettersten talked with Illinois Director of Athletics Mike Thomas about the recent allegations of player mistreatment.
Former Illini quarterback Nathan Scheelhaase is returning to join the Illinois football support staff, he confirmed to WCIA 3's Matt Wettersten. Scheelhaase is the new Assistant Director of Football Operations. Scheelhaase was a four year starting quarterback at Illinois.
Dan Hartleb wins the Big Ten coach of the year award after leading the Illini to 21-1 Big Ten record and conference title. David Kerian wins Big Ten player of the year after hitting .383. He hit 13 home runs, had 45 RBI, and scored 42 runs. Tyler Jay wins Big Ten pitcher of the year. He went 5-1 with a 0.67 ERA. Jay had 12 saves and 62 strikeouts.
There are more accusations of mistreatment within Illini athletics.
Illinois baseball coach Dan Hartleb and shortstop Adam Walton sit down in studio to talk about the season, expectations and the upcoming Big Ten Tournament.
The Illinois baseball team beat Nebraska 6-3 Thursday night at Illinois field to win the program's first Big Ten regular season title since 2011.
The top-ranked Illinois men's golf team finished the first round of the NCAA Noblesville Regional in a two-way tie for second place, carding a 3-under round as a team at the Sagamore Club in Noblesville, Indiana.
No. 13 North Carolina upset No. 4 Illinois 4-3 in the NCAA men's tennis championships in Waco, Texas Thursday afternoon.
Illinois will host Notre Dame in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge on December 2nd, the first game in the newly renovated State Farm Center.
The University of Illinois hired an independent firm out of Chicago Wednesday to perform an investigation into former Illinois football player Simon Cvijanovich's allegations of abuse and misconduct by head coach Tim Beckman.
Illinois football coach Tim Beckman issued a statement responding to the allegations of mistreatment from former offensive lineman Simon Cvijanovic.
Former Illini football player Simon Cvijanovic details his allegations against Tim Beckman and the Illinois football program in an interview with WCIA 3's Matt Wettersten. This includes a bonus interview.
The Illinois baseball team scored 28 runs, including 11 in the eighth inning, to beat Rutgers 28-13 Sunday afternoon at Illinois Field.
Former Illinois offensive lineman Simon Cvijanovic sent more than 100 tweets Sunday, many accusing Illini coach Tim Beckman of mistreating players, abusing and misusing his power as head coach and pressuring players to return to the field before they were ready following injury.
The Illinois baseball team swept Rutgers in a doubleheader Saturday at Illinois Field, knocking off the Scarlet Knights 5-4 in game one and 6-2 in game two.
The Illinois men's tennis team beat Drake 4-2 Saturday night to advance to the Round of 16 at the NCAA Championships next week in Waco, Texas.
Illinois beat Green Bay 4-0 in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament. Freshman Aleks Vukic won his 43rd match this season, setting a new school record.
(5) Illinois lost to (12) Purdue in the Big Ten Tournament opening round 3-2. Illinois finishes the year with a 26-27 record.
Illini senior track and field standout DJ Zahn has come a long way since Freshman year. WCIA 3's Bret Beherns has his story.
Villanova point guard transfer Dylan Ennis committed to Oregon Wednesday. Illinois was in his final three. Ennis is a 5th year transfer who will be immediately eligible to play. He averaged ten points per game last season.
Former Illini forward Austin Colbert has a new team. He's transferring to Old Dominion University. It's a homecoming for the Virginia native. Colbert played sparingly at Illinois averaging less than two points and two rebounds per game in two seasons.
The Illinois softball team has won 18 of its last 24 games heading into this week's Big ten Tournament. Illinois is the #5 seed and will play #12 Purdue.
The Illinois men's golf team has won back to back tournaments heading to the NCAA regional in Indiana. Illinois won the Big Ten Tournament by 32 shots.
The Illinois baseball team is ranked as high as #3 in the country. Illinois is 8th in RPI. The top 16 teams host a regional, while the top eight earn a national seed and will host a super-regional if they advance. Illinois is hoping to earn a national seed.
The Illini baseball team has won 21 games in a row and is ranked as high as 3rd in the country. The Illini picked up a big sweep of #23 Ohio State over the weekend.
The Illinois men's golf team won't have to travel far for post season play. Illinois is the top seed at the Noblesville, Indiana regional. The regional is played at the Sagamore Club. Illinois already won an event at that course earlier in the season.
Illinois men's golf coach Mike Small isn't ready to name his 2015 team the best the Big Ten Conference has ever seen but after a 32-stroke victory at the conference tournament, the Illini are in that conversation.
Nebraska scored five runs in the second inning to take an 8-0 lead and the Cornhuskers cruised to a five-inning 9-1 win over Illinois Sunday afternoon.
The No. 6 Illinois baseball team won its 20th-straight game Saturday, beating No. 23 Ohio State 6-5 at Bill Davis Stadium.
The Illinois softball team knocked off Nebraska 12-10 on the Cornhuskers' home field Saturday afternoon. The Illini improve to 26-25 with the win.
In case you are confused by the headline: that's 19 'W's in a row, or 19 wins in a row for the Illinois baseball team. The #6 Illini beat #23 Ohio State Friday 8-1.
The Illinois baseball team is on a school-record 18 game winning streak. WCIA 3's Matt Wettersten asked Illini head coach Dan Hartleb how he would beat this team is he coached against it.
Illinois baseball beats SIU 7-5 and extends its winning streak to a school record 18 games. Illinois softball beats WIU 9-7. Central baseball beats Urbana 11-0.
The Illinois men's tennis team drew the #4 seed in the NCAA Tournament. Illinois will host the first round and will play Green Bay. The winner plays Louisville/Drake.
The Big Ten Conference office announced the men’s golf All-Conference teams and individual award winners on Tuesday, as voted on by the conference coaches following the 2015 Big Ten Men’s Golf Championships.
Jeff Finke was officially named the head coach of the Champaign Central boys varsity basketball team Monday night. Finke has coached the last 5 years at Franklin Middle School and also with the Illinois Irish AAU basketball team (16U and 17U). Finke is a former football and basketball player at Illinois. His oldest Son Michael just finished his first season on the Illinois basketball team. He also has two other sons who play basketball. Nick is finishing his junior year, while Tim is finishing his Freshman year. They both currently go to Centennial.
The Illini men's golf team won the Big ten team title, while freshman Nick Hardy was co-medalist at the event.
The Illinois baseball team has picked up a few superstitions during a school-record 17-game win streak. WCIA 3's Bret Beherns reports.
No. 4 Illinois swept No. 12 Ohio State 4-0 Sunday afternoon at the Khan Outdoor Tennis Complex to win the Big Ten Tournament title.
The Illinois men's tennis team swept Northwestern 4-0 Saturday afternoon at the Atkins Tennis Center to advance to Sunday's Big Ten Tournament finals at 12 p.m.
The Illinois baseball team won its 16th-straight game Saturday, matching the program's longest winning streak, beating Penn St. 4-2 in 15 innings.
The Illinois softball team hammered Purdue 9-1 Friday night at Eichelberger Field to even their record at .500 for the first time this season.
No. 8 Illinois extended the nation's longest winning streak Friday night, beating Penn State 10-1.