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May 15, 2006 Eight Fighting Illini Gridders Earn Their Degrees
May 11, 2006 Memorial Stadium Renovation Receives Board of Trustees Approval
May 09, 2006 Harrison Is Determination Personified
April 30, 2006 Illini Gridders Sign Free Agent Contracts
April 28, 2006 Wind-Down Semester In High School Less Than It's Cracked Up To Be
April 24, 2006 Former Illini Gridders Back On Campus
April 22, 2006 Orange Squad Launches Comeback Win In Illinois Spring Football Game
April 20, 2006 Illini Linebackers Find The Right Fit
April 18, 2006 Illini Quarterbacks Use Spring To Improve Offensive Knowledge
April 15, 2006 Defense Shows Improvement In Scrimmage
April 14, 2006 Rackers And Diehl Named Spring Game Honorary Coaches
April 12, 2006 Illini Secondary Makes Big Strides
April 10, 2006 Hudson Equally At Home On The Gridiron And On The Diamond
April 08, 2006 Illini Gridders Hold Second Spring Scrimmage
April 07, 2006 Red Grange Earns Title Of Favorite Former Illini
April 06, 2006 Illini Football Players Enjoy Relationships With Mentors
April 05, 2006 Illini Gridders Hold First Scrimmage Of Spring
April 04, 2006 Illinois Football Announces Schedule Change
April 04, 2006 Illini Wide Receivers Take Advantage Of Added Depth
April 03, 2006 Building To Win
April 01, 2006 Annual High School Coaches Clinic Wraps Up
March 30, 2006 Locksley To Take On Quarterback Coaching Duties, Zaunbrecher Heads To Purdue
March 30, 2006 Illinois Running Backs Progress Through Two Spring Practices
March 28, 2006 Illini Football Opens Spring Season
March 27, 2006 2006 Spring Football Outlook
March 15, 2006 NFL Scouts Put Seven Illini Through The Paces
March 10, 2006 Catching Up With Former Illini Gridder And Sprinter Scott Turner
March 07, 2006 Illinois Football Announces Spring Practice Dates
March 04, 2006 Fun For All At Memorial Stadium
March 04, 2006 Fun For All At Memorial Stadium
March 01, 2006 Okruch Named Illinois Defensive Coordinator
February 22, 2006 Illinois Football Hosts Ninth Annual News-Gazette Football Family Fun Fest
February 20, 2006 Zook To Host Student Watch Party
February 08, 2006 Reggie Mitchell Earns Recruiting Honor
February 07, 2006 Another Look Back Inside the 'War Room'
February 06, 2006 Zook To Attend Watch Party In Chicago
February 03, 2006 Signing Day Revisited
February 01, 2006 It's Christmas Day for Illini Football Coaches
February 01, 2006 Zook Announces Recruiting Class for 2006
January 31, 2006 A Recruiter's Job Is Never Done
January 30, 2006 Recruiting Truly A Team Affair
January 27, 2006 'Man Of Steele' Primed And Ready To Go
January 26, 2006 Meet Hit Man Justin Sanders
January 24, 2006 DIA Announces Extensive Signing Day Coverage
January 13, 2006 Former Illini Gridders Making Big Impact In The NFL
January 09, 2006 Kleckner Named To 2005 All-Mayday Team
January 06, 2006 Recruiting Update: Zook And Staff Putting Finishing Touches On Class of 2006
December 29, 2005 David Williams Represents Illinois in the College Football Hall of Fame
December 24, 2005 Sports Illustrated Dons Mike Locksley Among Nation's Best Recruiters
December 23, 2005 Fighting Illini Student-Athletes Show Special Interest In Children
December 21, 2005 Zook Inks Two Junior College Standouts
December 19, 2005 Three Illini Gridders Earn Freshman Honors
December 16, 2005 Illinois-Rutgers Football Game To Be Replayed
December 15, 2005 Future Illini Football Schedules Released
December 12, 2005 2005 Fighting Illini Football Banquet
December 10, 2005 Illini Honor 13 Seniors At Annual Banquet
December 07, 2005 Illini Gridders Monitor Progress With Body Fat Measurements
December 07, 2005 Bleeding Orange And Blue
December 05, 2005 Gridders Send Messages To U.S. Military Troops Stationed Overseas
December 05, 2005 Williams To Be Inducted into College Football Hall of Fame Tonight
December 01, 2005 Listen To Coach Ron Zook For The Latest On Recruiting
November 23, 2005 Illini Notebook
November 22, 2005 Zook Reflects On Season, Looks Ahead To Recruiting
November 22, 2005 Weatherford and Matha Earn All-Big Ten Honors
November 21, 2005 Tribute To The Seniors
November 19, 2005 Illini Fall To Wildcats
November 19, 2005 Post-Game Notes
November 19, 2005 Photos - Illinois vs. Northwestern
November 19, 2005 Post-Game Quotes
November 18, 2005 Bleeding Orange And Blue
November 17, 2005 Young Fans Rub Shoulders With Student-Athletes
November 16, 2005 Eric Already Showing He Knows How To 'Block'
November 15, 2005 Kleckner, Zook And Matha Speak With The Media
November 14, 2005 Game 11: Northwestern at Illinois
November 12, 2005 Illinois Falls To Purdue, 37-3
November 12, 2005 Illinois vs. Purdue
November 11, 2005 Bleeding Orange and Blue
November 09, 2005 Looking Back On That Incredible Day On The Gridiron In Columbus
November 08, 2005 Mitchell, Simmons And Zook 'Meet The Press'
November 07, 2005 Game 10: Illinois at Purdue
November 05, 2005 Ohio State 40, Illinois 2
November 05, 2005 Illinois Falls To No. 12 Ohio State, 40-2
November 04, 2005 Paulson Recalls Days At Illinois With Fondness
November 03, 2005 Weatherford Hopes Extra Year Helps NFL Chances
November 02, 2005 Weatherford Hopes Extra Year Helps NFL Chances
November 02, 2005 An Open Letter To Fighting Illini Fans
November 01, 2005 Norwell And McDonald Join Zook At Media Luncheon
October 31, 2005 Game 9: Illinois at Ohio State
October 29, 2005 Illinois Falls To No. 15 Wisconsin
October 29, 2005 Photos - Illinois vs. Wisconsin
October 29, 2005 Post-Game Quotes
October 29, 2005 Post-Game Notes
October 28, 2005 Bleeding Orange and Blue
October 27, 2005 Illinois Student-Athletes Give Back To The Community
October 27, 2005 University of Illinois Response to NCAA Rules Violation Ruling
October 26, 2005 Virgil Knows How To Persevere
October 25, 2005 Zook And Matha Speak With The Media
October 24, 2005 Game 8: Wisconsin at Illinois
October 23, 2005 Die-Hard Illini Fan Duo Is Living Example Of Loyalty
October 22, 2005 Post-Game Notes
October 22, 2005 Illinois vs. Penn State
October 22, 2005 Post-Game Quotes
October 22, 2005 Illinois Tripped up by No. 12 Penn State, 63-10
October 21, 2005 Bleeding Orange And Blue
October 20, 2005 Illinois To Celebrate 95th Homecoming
October 19, 2005 Freshmen Trio Hopes 'Maryland Pipeline' Continues
October 18, 2005 Mitchell, Simmons And Zook Speak With The Press
October 17, 2005 Game 7: Penn State at Illinois
October 14, 2005 Thomas Anchors Fighting Illini Ground Attack
October 13, 2005 Bleeding Orange and Blue
October 12, 2005 Illini Notebook
October 11, 2005 Zook Gives Media Mid-Season Progress Report
October 08, 2005 Illinois Drops One To Indiana
October 08, 2005 Photos - Illinois vs. Indiana
October 07, 2005 College Football Hall Of Fame Remembers Red Grange
October 06, 2005 Packin' Up For Indiana
October 05, 2005 Hudson Already Making A Name For Himself
October 04, 2005 Zook, Maddox and Kleckner Update The Press
October 03, 2005 Game 6: Illinois at Indiana
October 02, 2005 Sunday Extra
October 01, 2005 Photos - Illinois vs. Iowa
October 01, 2005 Illini Fall To Hawkeyes, 35-7
September 30, 2005 Bleeding Orange And Blue
September 29, 2005 Fightingillini.com And CoachRonZook.com, Your Official Source For Illinois Football News And Features
September 28, 2005 After Start In Baseball, Walker Settled In On The Gridiron
September 27, 2005 Reda, Zook And Halsey Speak With The Media
September 26, 2005 Game 5: Illinois at Iowa
September 25, 2005 Injuries Can't Stop Matha and Williams
September 24, 2005 Post-Game Quotes
September 24, 2005 Post-Game Notes
September 24, 2005 Photos - Illinois vs. Michigan State
September 24, 2005 Illini Fall To Spartans
September 23, 2005 Illinois Football Earns No. 37 spot in Street & Smith's 50 Greatest College Football Programs
September 22, 2005 Where Are They Now?
September 21, 2005 Abdullah Anxious For Opportunity To Knock Off 17th-Ranked Spartans
September 20, 2005 Davis, Matha and Zook Attend Media Briefing
September 19, 2005 Game 4: Michigan State at Illinois
September 18, 2005 Sunday Extra
September 17, 2005 Illinois Falls To No. 15 Cal
September 17, 2005 Illinois vs. California
September 16, 2005 Bleeding Orange and Blue
September 15, 2005 Dee For Three, Melvin For Six?
September 14, 2005 Warren Now On The Receiving End
September 14, 2005 Brian Barnhart's Illini Notebook
September 13, 2005 Zook, Simmons And Warren 'Meet The Press'
September 12, 2005 Game 3: Illinois at California
September 11, 2005 Kendrick Jones: Proving His Doubters Wrong
September 10, 2005 Illini Stop San Jose State, 40-19
September 10, 2005 Illinois vs. San Jose State
September 10, 2005 Fun For All Before The Illini Game
September 10, 2005 Illini Stop San Jose State, 40-19
September 10, 2005 Post-Game Notes
September 10, 2005 Post-Game Notes
September 10, 2005 Post-Game Quotes
September 10, 2005 Post-Game Notes
September 09, 2005 In Memory of Jim Valek
September 09, 2005 Bleeding Orange And Blue
September 08, 2005 James Cooper And Jason Davis Tell It Like It Is
September 07, 2005 The Ron Zook Era: How the Players Have Adjusted To Zook And His Staff
September 06, 2005 Zook, Virgil And Davis Update The Media
September 05, 2005 Game 2: Illinois vs. San Jose State
September 04, 2005 Football vs. Rutgers
September 03, 2005 Illini Tailgaters Already In Mid-Season Form
September 03, 2005 Illini Rally to Defeat Rutgers, 33-30
September 03, 2005 Illini Rally to Defeat Scarlet Knights, 33-30
September 03, 2005 Post-Game Notes
September 03, 2005 Illinois Nips Rutgers In Overtime, 33-30
September 03, 2005 Post-Game Notes
September 03, 2005 Illinois Defeats Rutgers, 33-30
September 03, 2005 Illini Rally to Defeat Rutgers, 33-30
September 03, 2005 Illini Fans Tailgate in Mid-Season Form
September 03, 2005 Illini Fans Tailgate in Style
September 03, 2005 Post-Game Quotes
September 02, 2005 Hurricane Relief Funds To Be Collected At Memorial Stadium
September 02, 2005 Flakes Reinstated to Fighting Illini Football Team
September 02, 2005 Bleeding Orange And Blue
September 01, 2005 Zook Weekly Television Show Undergoes Facelift
August 31, 2005 Cullen Bolsters Defensive Staff At Illinois
August 30, 2005 Zook, Maddox And Matha Update The Media
August 29, 2005 Game 1: Illinois vs. Rutgers
August 27, 2005 Illini Get Weekend Off From Practice
August 26, 2005 Illini Complete Schedule Of Pre-Season Practices
August 25, 2005 Illinois And Missouri Agree To Four-Year Football Series In St. Louis
August 24, 2005 Life Skills Specialist to Meet with Illini Gridders
August 23, 2005 Zook to Carry on 'Illini Walk' Tradition
August 22, 2005 Illini Gridiron Practice Report
August 21, 2005 Fan Appreciation Day - 2005
August 21, 2005 Fan Appreciation Day - 2005
August 21, 2005 Fan Appreciation Day - 2005
August 20, 2005 Illini Complete Second Scrimmage On Home Turf
August 19, 2005 Saturday's Scrimmage Changed to Morning
August 18, 2005 Illini Gridiron Practice Report # 11
August 17, 2005 Illini Grind Out Last Double Session
August 16, 2005 Illini Gridiron Practice Report #9
August 15, 2005 Camp Rantoul Facilities
August 15, 2005 Camp Rantoul Facilities
August 15, 2005 Illini Gridiron Practice Report No. 8
August 13, 2005 Illini Gridders Complete First Scrimmage
August 12, 2005 Rain Keeps Illini Gridiron Practice Interesting
August 11, 2005 Illini Gridiron Practice Report #6
August 10, 2005 Scenes From Big Ten Kickoff Festivities
August 10, 2005 Plenty Of Hard Hitting During First Practice In Full Pads
August 09, 2005 Illini Gridiron Practice Report #4
August 08, 2005 First Day Of Camp Rantoul In The Books
August 07, 2005 Illini Meet Media, Open Camp Rantoul
August 07, 2005 Illini Players And Coaches Meet With The Media
August 06, 2005 Zook Wraps up Second Practice in Champaign
August 05, 2005 Zook Brings Unique Style To Day One Practice
August 04, 2005 Former Illini Young Trying to Catch on in Pittsburgh
August 03, 2005 Weatherford Garners Another Preseason All-America Honor
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