college football

Illinois Will Wear ‘Gray Ghost’ Alternate Uniforms Against Minnesota


Hey, we found a reason to be excited about Illinois football.


Man Captures Insane Footage of an EF4 Tornado Seconds Before It Destroys His House


The first words of the man shooting this video are "holy shit" and HOLY SHIT is right.


Brandon Paul Knocks Down Game-Winner for Illinois


Illinois’ Brandon Paul hit a step-back jumper as time expired to give the Illini a 51-49 win over Minnesota in the first round of the Big Ten Tournament.

Tyler Griffey buzzer beater

Illinois beats top ranked Indiana in stunning fashion


Top ranked Indiana lost on the road to Illinois tonight in perhaps the most stunning finish of this college basketball season.


Brandon Paul delivers a dunk facial on Trevor Mbakwe


A midweek college basketball game isn't something we normally go gaga over, unless of course it involves one of the nastiest facials we've ever seen.

tim beckman

At Illinois, The Coach Dips on the Sideline and the Quarterback High-Fives Refs


The Fighting Illini certainly aren’t the best team around, but they just might be the most entertaining.


P. Diddy’s Maybach-Owning Son Scouted for D-1 Football at Illinois and UVA; ‘Deserves Scholarship’


In 1986, Sean John Combs helped lead his high school football team at the Bronx's Mount Saint Michael Academy to a division title.

water sports

Hunting for Invasive Silver Carp On the Illinois River with Armor, Water Skis, and a Samurai Sword


A few months back I saw the episode of Zeb Hogan's "Monster Fish" about the invasive silver carp that are causing all sorts of damage on the Illinois River.

Wrigley Field

Big Ten Changes Rules for Northwestern-Illinois Game at Wrigley Field


Look, I'm all for big pigskin-meets-hardball marketing gimmicks of putting college football and NFL games (or even NHL hockey games) in baseball stadiums.

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