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October 30, 2014 - InterMat Pegs Illini at 11th in Dual Meet Rankings
October 21, 2014 - Illinois Wrestling Announces 2014-15 Schedule
October 7, 2014 - Illini Ranked No. 11 in WIN Magazine Preseason Rankings
September 16, 2014 - Former Illini Wrestler Named Illinois Teacher of the Year Finalist
July 30, 2014 - Kennedy Earns a Spot on U.S. World Team
July 22, 2014 - Alex Tirapelle Named Head Coach of Penn Wrestling
June 19, 2014 - Delgado, Flaws Named Dike Eddleman Athletes of the Year
June 18, 2014 - From Wrestling to Avon Dale
June 11, 2014 - 2013-14 Season in Review
April 10, 2014 - #TBT Big Ten Medal of Honor - Eric Siebert 1998
April 7, 2014 - Illini to Host Four Big Ten Duals Next Season
March 26, 2014 - Illini Notch 46 Winter Academic All-Big Ten Selections
March 22, 2014 - Delgado Wins Second Straight National Title
March 21, 2014 - Delgado to Wrestle for Second Straight National Title
March 21, 2014 - Delgado To Semifinals at NCAA Championships
March 20, 2014 - Delgado Advances to Quarterfinals at NCAA Championships
March 20, 2014 - Five Illini Record Wins in First Round of NCAA Championships
March 18, 2014 - #15 Illinois Heads to NCAA Championships
March 12, 2014 - Eight Illini Qualify for NCAA Championships
March 9, 2014 - Delgado Wins Second Straight Conference Title
March 8, 2014 - Delgado to Compete for Big Ten Title
March 8, 2014 - Two Illini Advance to Semifinals at B1G Championships
March 7, 2014 - Big Ten Championships Brackets Released
March 5, 2014 - #17 Illini Set for Big Ten Championships
March 3, 2014 - Eight Illini Earn Pre-Seeds for Big Ten Championships
February 17, 2014 - #15 Illini Finish NWCA National Duals With 2-2 Record
February 16, 2014 - #15 Illini Defeat Bloomsburg, Fall to CMU on Day One of NWCA Duals
February 14, 2014 - #15 Illini Head to NWCA National Duals
February 9, 2014 - #15 Illini Defeat #9 Northwestern, 24-12
February 7, 2014 - #15 Illinois Takes Down Purdue, 18-16
February 6, 2014 - #15 Illini Travel to Purdue, Host #9 Northwestern
February 1, 2014 - #13 Illinois Falls Short Against #7 Nebraska
January 30, 2014 - #13 Illini Host #7 Nebraska Saturday for 'Great Escape'
January 29, 2014 - Illinois hosts Nebraska for 'Great Escape' on Saturday
January 26, 2014 - #10 Illini Defeat Michigan State, 29-6
January 24, 2014 - #10 Illini Fall to #1 Penn State
January 23, 2014 - #10 Illini Travel to #1 Penn State, Michigan State
January 17, 2014 - #10 Illinois Drops Dual to #16 Michigan
January 16, 2014 - #10 Illini Host #16 Michigan on Friday
January 12, 2014 - #10 Illini Fall Short Against #8 Ohio State
January 12, 2014 - Delgado Ready for Home Opener
January 11, 2014 - #10 Illini Take On #8 Ohio State in Home Opener
December 30, 2013 - Illini Finish Fourth at Midlands Championships
December 29, 2013 - Three Illini Advance to Semifinals at Midlands Championships
December 27, 2013 - #6 Illinois Looks to Defend Title at Midlands Championships
December 6, 2013 - #6 Illini Fall to #17 Wisconsin, 18-19
December 5, 2013 - #6 Illinois Begins Big Ten Season at #17 Wisconsin
December 1, 2013 - #6 Illini Win Three Duals in New York
November 29, 2013 - #6 Illini Travel Northeast For Two Events
November 19, 2013 - Heffernan Signs Three to National Letters of Intent
November 17, 2013 - #8 Illini Victorious at Chicago Quad
November 15, 2013 - #8 Illini Travel to Chicago Quad Meet
November 9, 2013 - Orange and Blue Capture Nine Titles at Loras Open
November 7, 2013 - Illini Prepare for 2013-14 Campaign
November 2, 2013 - Illini Set Starters at Annual Wrestle-Offs
October 31, 2013 - Illini Host 'Chasing the Dream' Youth Tournament on Saturday.
October 29, 2013 - Kennedy Wins Silver Medal at Kadirov Cup
October 1, 2013 - Illinois Ranked No. 10 by WIN Magazine
July 15, 2013 - Ervin Earns First Team Freshman AA Honors
July 10, 2013 - 43 Illini Honored as Big Ten Distinguished Scholars
May 24, 2013 - NCAA Title Highlights 2012-13 Season
April 2, 2013 - Perry Named AWN's Assistant Coach of the Year
March 27, 2013 - Illinois Collects 52 Academic All-Big Ten Selections
March 23, 2013 - Delgado Wins First NCAA Title
March 22, 2013 - Delgado to Wrestle for NCAA Title
March 22, 2013 - Delgado Into Semifinals at NCAAs
March 21, 2013 - Delgado and Polz Advance to Quarterfinals at NCAAs
March 21, 2013 - Four Illini Notch Wins in First Session at NCAAs
March 18, 2013 - Illini Set for 2013 NCAA Championships
March 13, 2013 - Illini Qualify Seven for NCAA Championships
March 10, 2013 - Delgado Wins First Big Ten Title
March 9, 2013 - Two Illini Advance to Big Ten Finals
March 9, 2013 - Illini Send Three to Semifinals at B1G Championships
March 8, 2013 - Big Ten Championships Brackets Released
March 6, 2013 - Illini Host 2013 Big Ten Championships
March 4, 2013 - Eight Illini Earn Pre-Seeds for Big Ten Championships
February 28, 2013 - NCAA Releases Qualifier Allocations, Final Polls
February 26, 2013 - Limited Number of Reserved Tickets Remain for B1G Championships
February 22, 2013 - #1 Oklahoma State Too Much for #8 Illinois
February 20, 2013 - #8 Illini Ready for 2013 NWCA National Duals
February 12, 2013 - Delgado Named Big Ten Wrestler of the Week
February 10, 2013 - #8 Illinois Defeat #17 Northwestern, 24-10
February 8, 2013 - #8 Illinois Drops Dual to #2 Iowa
February 6, 2013 - #8 Illinois Host #2 Iowa, Travel to #17 Northwestern
February 3, 2013 - #1 Penn State Moves Past #6 Illini, 37-0
February 1, 2013 - #6 Illini Fall to #5 Ohio State, 25-9
January 30, 2013 - #6 Illini Travel to #5 Ohio State, Host #1 Penn State
January 27, 2013 - #6 Illinois Dominates Hoosiers, 30-9
January 24, 2013 - #6 Illini Host Indiana Sunday for Great Escape
January 23, 2013 - Illini Host Indiana for 'Great Escape' Sunday
January 21, 2013 - #5 Illini Fall Short at #4 Minnesota, 18-14
January 18, 2013 - #5 Illini Drop 18-15 Dual to #14 Nebraska
January 16, 2013 - Illini Travel to #14 Nebraska, #4 Minnesota
January 11, 2013 - #5 Illini Find Success Against Purdue, 29-10
January 9, 2013 - #5 Illini Set for Home Opener Against Purdue
January 8, 2013 - Numerous Promotions Set for Friday's Home Opener
January 6, 2013 - #5 Illini Defeat UT-Chattanooga 29-10
January 4, 2013 - #5 Illini Heads to UT-Chattanooga Sunday
December 31, 2012 - Illini Win Midlands Championships
December 30, 2012 - Three Illini Advance to Semifinals of Midlands
December 19, 2012 - #5 Illini Ready for Midlands Championships
December 8, 2012 - Futrell, Walker Win Titles at Northern Iowa Open
December 6, 2012 - #5 Illini Hit the Road for Northern Iowa Open
November 27, 2012 - Thomas Earns Big Ten Wrestler of the Week
November 24, 2012 - No. 5 Illini Dominant at Journeyman Duals
November 23, 2012 - #5 Illini Travel to Journeyman Duals
November 20, 2012 - Eye on the Illini
November 16, 2012 - #5 Illini Head to Lindenwood Open
November 10, 2012 - Futrell Wins Title at Harold Nichols Cyclone Open
November 9, 2012 - 2013 Big Ten Wrestling Championship Tickets Go On Sale Nov. 13
November 8, 2012 - #6 Illini to Compete at Harold Nichols Cyclone Open
November 6, 2012 - Dallago Earns Seasons First Conference Honor
November 3, 2012 - Illini Win Seven Titles at Loras Open
November 1, 2012 - Illini to Appear Four Times on Big Ten Network
October 26, 2012 - Expectations High for Illini in 2012-13
October 18, 2012 - Illini Release 2012-13 Schedule
October 2, 2012 - Three All-Americans to Wrestle at All-Star Classic
September 13, 2012 - Illini Ranked No. 6 by WIN Magazine
August 20, 2012 - Michalak Joins Illini Staff as Volunteer Assistant Coach
June 14, 2012 - Novachkov to Train in Champaign
June 4, 2012 - Illini Earn Six All-American Honors at University Nationals
June 2, 2012 - Five Illini Advance to Quarters of University National
May 8, 2012 - Futrell and Polz Named to NWCA All-Academic Team
April 17, 2012 - Rodrigues Wins Fila Junior National Championships
March 28, 2012 - Forty-Seven Illini Named Academic All-Big Ten
March 17, 2012 - Illini Place Four on Final Day of NCAAs
March 16, 2012 - Illini Notch Four All-Americans
March 16, 2012 - Futrell Into Semifinals at NCAA Championships
March 15, 2012 - Delgado, Futrell, Blanton Reach Quarters at NCAAs
March 15, 2012 - Illini Go 5-2 During First Session at NCAAs
March 12, 2012 - #5 Illini Head to 2012 NCAA Championships
March 7, 2012 - Seven Illini Qualify for NCAA Championships
March 4, 2012 - Gonzalez Wins First Big Ten Title
March 4, 2012 - Live Blog: Big Ten Championships Day 2
March 4, 2012 - Gonzalez Advances to Big Ten Finals at 197
March 3, 2012 - #5 Illini Send Four to Semifinals at Big Ten Championships
March 2, 2012 - Big Ten Championships Brackets Released
March 1, 2012 - Live Blog: Big Ten Championships Day 1
February 29, 2012 - #5 Illini Set for 2012 Big Ten Championships
February 27, 2012 - Ten Illini Earn Pre-Seeds for Big Ten Championships
February 23, 2012 - NCAA Releases Qualifier Allocations, Final Polls
February 19, 2012 - #5 Illinois Defeated by #4 Iowa, 28-6
February 19, 2012 - #5 Illinois Falls to #1 Oklahoma State, 19-15
February 18, 2012 - Live Blog: #5 Illinois vs #1 Oklahoma State
February 16, 2012 - #5 Illini Set for NWCA National Duals Final Four
February 14, 2012 - Illini Receive National, Conference Honors
February 12, 2012 - #6 Illinois Advances to NWCA National Duals Final Four
February 9, 2012 - #6 Illini to Compete in NWCA National Duals on Sunday
February 4, 2012 - #6 Illinois Dominates Wisconsin 38-3
February 3, 2012 - Live Blog: #6 Illinois vs Wisconsin
February 2, 2012 - #6 Illinois Hosts Wisconsin for Final Home Dual
January 29, 2012 - #8 Illinois Hammers Indiana 29-10
January 27, 2012 - #8 Illinois Moves Past #18 Northwestern, 26-10
January 25, 2012 - Live Blog: #8 Illinois vs. #18 Northwestern
January 25, 2012 - #8 Illini Take on #18 Northwestern, Indiana
January 22, 2012 - #6 Illinois Wins 26-13 Over Michigan State
January 22, 2012 - Live Blog: #6 Illinois vs. Michigan State
January 21, 2012 - Eight Illini Listed in First Coaches Panel Rankings
January 19, 2012 - #6 Illini Welcome Michigan State on Sunday
January 14, 2012 - #6 Illini Drop to #3 Minnesota, 25-9
January 13, 2012 - Live Blog: #6 Illinois vs. #3 Minnesota
January 12, 2012 - #6 Illini Host Minnesota Friday for Great Escape
January 11, 2012 - Illini Host `Great Escape' On Friday
January 10, 2012 - Terrazas Named Big Ten Co-Wrestler of the Week
January 8, 2012 - #7 Illini Blasts #8 Michigan, 31-9
January 7, 2012 - #7 Illini Dominates Lock Haven, 38-6
January 7, 2012 - Live Blog: #7 Illinois vs. Lock Haven
January 6, 2012 - #7 Illini Takes Down Purdue, 24-9
January 5, 2012 - #7 Illini to Compete in Three Duals this Weekend
December 31, 2011 - Three Illini Place Third at 49th-Annual Midlands Championships
December 30, 2011 - Futrell and Blanton Move to Semifinals at Midlands
December 27, 2011 - #7 Illini Travels to Midlands Championship
December 18, 2011 - #7 Illini Moves Past UT-Chattanooga 30-6
December 15, 2011 - #7 Illini Set for First Home Dual of Season on Sunday
December 13, 2011 - Multiple Promotions set for Sunday's Home Opener
December 3, 2011 - #7 Illini Drops Tight Dual to #1 Iowa
December 1, 2011 - #7 Illini Heads to #1 Iowa Friday
November 22, 2011 - Blanton and Futrell Fall to Opponents at NWCA All-Star Classic
November 20, 2011 - #7 Illini Down #8 Lehigh and Clarion
November 17, 2011 - #7 Illini Take on #8 Lehigh, Clarion
November 16, 2011 - Illini Reloads with Inks From Three of Nations Top-15 Recruits
November 15, 2011 - Futrell earns Wrestler of the Week
November 13, 2011 - Illini go 4-0 in Wrestle for a Cure Duals
November 11, 2011 - Blanton and Futrell Chosen to Wrestle at All-Star Classic
November 11, 2011 - #8 Illini Travel to Wrestle for a Cure Duals
November 6, 2011 - Six Illini Win Titles at Loras Open
November 3, 2011 - Illini Ranked No. 8 in Preseason NWCA Poll
November 2, 2011 - Illini Wrestling Prepare to Open Season
October 21, 2011 - Read Mark Perry's InterMat.com Chat
October 18, 2011 - Mat Mayhem Coming this February
October 17, 2011 - Illini Release 2011-12 Schedule
September 14, 2011 - Illini Ranked No. 8 by WIN Magazine
September 8, 2011 - Cory Cooperman Joins Illini Coaching Staff
August 25, 2011 - Illini Round Out Incoming Class
July 1, 2011 - Illinois Finished 23rd in Final Director's Cup Standings
June 13, 2011 - Meet the 2011 Male Athlete of the Year Finalists
June 9, 2011 - Hunter Inducted into Hall of Fame
June 8, 2011 - All-American and World Medalist Lindsey Durlacher Passes Away
June 3, 2011 - Incoming Freshman Ervin Earns Honors
May 26, 2011 - Meet the 2011 Male Newcomer of the Year Finalists
May 20, 2011 - Futrell Named to NWCA All-Academic Team
May 19, 2011 - Ask Mark Perry
May 5, 2011 - Illini Celebrate 2010-11 Season at Banquet
April 21, 2011 - Illinois Stands 21st Nationally in Learfield Sports Directors' Cup
April 20, 2011 - Mark Perry Joins Illini Coaching Staff
March 19, 2011 - Kennedy Takes Fifth, Futrell Eighth at NCAA Championships
March 18, 2011 - Futrell, Kennedy Earn All-America Honors
March 18, 2011 - Kennedy, Futrell Fall in NCAA Quarterfinals
March 17, 2011 - Futrell, Kennedy Reach Quarterfinals at NCAA Championships
March 17, 2011 - Futrell, Kennedy, Terrazas Notch Wins at NCAA Championships
March 14, 2011 - #19 Illini Head to 2011 NCAA Championships
March 11, 2011 - Futrell 'Does Everything Right' for Illini
March 9, 2011 - Five Illini Set to Compete at NCAA Championships
March 6, 2011 - Kennedy Takes Third at Big Ten Championships
March 5, 2011 - Seven Illini Remain Alive at Big Ten Championships
March 5, 2011 - #19 Illini Send 4 to Semifinals
March 5, 2011 - Live Blog: Big Ten Championships Day 1
March 4, 2011 - Big Ten Championships Brackets Released
March 3, 2011 - Undersized Barczak Enjoys Move to 197 Pounds
March 1, 2011 - #19 Illini Ready for 2011 Big Ten Championships
February 28, 2011 - Six Illini Earn Pre-Seeds for Big Ten Championships
February 17, 2011 - #18 Illini Cruise Past Indiana, 23-12
February 17, 2011 - Illinois Student-Athletes Set To Host Second Annual Illini Jock Jams
February 15, 2011 - #18 Illini Host Indiana Thursday for 'Great Escape'
February 15, 2011 - Illini Host 'Great Escape' Thursdan
February 12, 2011 - #20 Illini Hammer Lock Haven, 34-7
February 11, 2011 - #20 Illini Make Strides in 23-13 Loss to #3 Penn State
February 9, 2011 - #20 Illini Travel to #3 Penn State, Lock Haven
February 4, 2011 - #19 Illini Get Back on Track with 21-12 Over Buckeyes
February 2, 2011 - #19 Illini Host Ohio State Friday
January 30, 2011 - #14 Illini Stumble at Michigan State, 21-15
January 27, 2011 - #14 Illini Travel to Michigan State Sunday
January 27, 2011 - Perry to Become National Director of FCA Wrestling
January 23, 2011 - #15 Illini Fall to #5 Minnesota, 21-16
January 21, 2011 - #15 Illini Wallop SIUE, 50-0
January 20, 2011 - Seven Illini Listed in First Coaches Panel Rankings
January 19, 2011 - #15 Illini Host SIUE, #5 Minnesota This Weekend
January 16, 2011 - #15 Illini Tie #3 Wisconsin, 19-19
January 14, 2011 - #15 Illini Drop 27-13 Dual at #22 Northwestern
January 12, 2011 - #15 Illini Travel to #22 Northwestern, #3 Wisconsin
January 7, 2011 - #10 Illini Fall to Mountaineers, 18-15
January 5, 2011 - #10 Illini Host West Virginia Friday
January 5, 2011 - Illinois Announces Free Admission for Most Olympic Sports Events
December 30, 2010 - Kennedy, Futrell Take Second, Terrazas Third at Midlands
December 30, 2010 - Kennedy, Futrell Reach Semifinals at Midlands
December 28, 2010 - 6 Illini Earn Midlands Seeds
December 27, 2010 - #9 Illini Ready for Midlands Championships
December 22, 2010 - 5 Illini Named Top Contenders at Midlands
December 21, 2010 - Dallago Named Wrestler of the Week
December 19, 2010 - Pair of Pins Lift #9 Illini to 26-15 Win Over #15 Purdue
December 19, 2010 - Live Blog: #9 Illinois vs. #15 Purdue
December 16, 2010 - #9 Illini Host #15 Purdue Sunday
December 13, 2010 - Charity Drive Set for Sunday's Dual with Purdue
December 5, 2010 - #9 Illini Take Fifth at Las Vegas Invitational
December 4, 2010 - Kennedy, Terrazas Reach Semifinals at Las Vegas Invitational
December 1, 2010 - #9 Illini Head to Las Vegas Invitational
November 21, 2010 - #3 Blanton Falls to #6 Amuchastegui
November 19, 2010 - Blanton Faces Amuchastegui Sunday at All-Star Classic
November 17, 2010 - Ervin Signs NLI to Wrestle for Illini
November 16, 2010 - Dooley Earns Big Ten Weekly Honor
November 12, 2010 - #10 Illini Handle #11 Missouri, 18-13
November 12, 2010 - Live Blog: #10 Illinois vs. #11 Missouri
November 10, 2010 - #10 Illini Open Season Against #11 Missouri
November 4, 2010 - Illini Look for Big Things in 2010-11 Season
November 2, 2010 - Illini to Appear 6 Times on Big Ten Network
November 2, 2010 - Illinois Excels in Latest GSR Report
October 31, 2010 - Futrell, Gonzalez Win Titles at Lindenwood Open
October 27, 2010 - Illini Ranked No. 10 in Preseason Coaches' Poll
October 25, 2010 - Blanton to Face Stanford's Amuchastegui at All-Star Classic
September 29, 2010 - Illini Welcome Back Alumni for 100 Years of Wrestling Celebration
September 23, 2010 - Illini Ranked No. 9 by WIN Magazine
September 22, 2010 - Illinois Announces 2010-11 Schedule
August 30, 2010 - Illinois Offers Free Kids Clubs Membership to 5,000 In-State Kids
June 30, 2010 - Williams Cycles to Philadelphia to Raise Money for Illini Wrestling
June 11, 2010 - Guenther, Illinois Head Coaches React to Nebraska Joining Big Ten Conference
May 28, 2010 - Polz Wins Junior World Team Trials
May 12, 2010 - Illinois Announces Dike Eddleman Male Athlete of the Year Finalists
May 7, 2010 - Illini Present Awards at Season-Ending Banquet
May 5, 2010 - Dergo, Arlis Named to NWCA All-Academic Team
April 28, 2010 - Futrell Among Male Spirit Award Finalists
April 11, 2010 - Blanton, Kennedy, Gonzalez Place at University Nationals
March 20, 2010 - Dergo, Blanton Take Fifth at NCAA Championships
March 19, 2010 - Dergo, Blanton Advance to Consolation Semifinals
March 19, 2010 - Dergo, Blanton Fall in Quarterfinals
March 19, 2010 - Live Blog: Illini Wrestling at NCAA Championships Day 2
March 18, 2010 - Illini Go 2-1 in Opening Round of NCAA Championships
March 17, 2010 - Live Blog: Illini Wrestling at NCAA Championships Day 1
March 15, 2010 - #23 Illini Head to NCAA Championships
March 10, 2010 - Illini Send 3 to NCAA Championships
March 7, 2010 - Dergo Wins Big Ten Title
March 7, 2010 - Live Blog: Big Ten Championships Day 2
March 6, 2010 - Dergo to Wrestle for Big Ten Title Sunday
March 6, 2010 - Dergo, Blanton Advance to Big Ten Semifinals
March 6, 2010 - Live Blog: Big Ten Championships Day 1
March 5, 2010 - Brackets Announced for Big Ten Championships
March 2, 2010 - #23 Illini Wrestling Ready for Big Ten Championships
February 25, 2010 - Weight Class Switch Pays Dividends for Dergo, Blanton
February 23, 2010 - Poeta Named to U.S. World Cup Team
February 18, 2010 - #21 Illini Drop Final Dual to #23 Purdue
February 17, 2010 - Live Blog: #21 Illinois vs. #23 Purdue
February 16, 2010 - #21 Illini Host #23 Purdue Thursday to Wrap Up Dual Season
February 15, 2010 - Illini Host Purdue for 'Great Escape' Thursday
February 12, 2010 - #21 Illini Fall to #3 Ohio State
February 12, 2010 - Live Blog: #21 Illinois vs. #3 Ohio State
February 10, 2010 - #21 Illini Host #3 Ohio State
February 7, 2010 - #21 Illini Upset #13 Wisconsin, 19-18
February 5, 2010 - #21 Illini Fall to #5 Minnesota, 27-13
February 4, 2010 - Live Blog: #20 Illinois vs. #13 Wisconsin
February 3, 2010 - #21 Illini Host #5 Minnesota, #13 Wisconsin
February 1, 2010 - Poeta Tops Paulsen in World Cup Wrestle-Off
February 1, 2010 - Live Blog: #20 Illinois vs. #5 Minnesota
January 31, 2010 - #20 Illini Blast Northwestern 30-6
January 29, 2010 - #20 Illini Fall at #14 Indiana, 22-13
January 26, 2010 - #20 Illini Finish Road Trip at #14 Indiana, Northwestern
January 24, 2010 - #19 Illini Blast MSU, 23-12
January 22, 2010 - #19 Illini Drop Dual at #13 Penn State
January 19, 2010 - #19 Illini Travel to #13 Penn State, Michigan State
January 16, 2010 - #19 Illini Fall at #2 Iowa State
January 13, 2010 - #19 Illini Face #2 Iowa State in Ames
January 8, 2010 - #20 Illini Wallop SIUE, 48-0
January 8, 2010 - Live Blog: #20 Illinois vs. SIU Edwardsville
January 7, 2010 - #20 Illini Host SIU Edwardsville Friday
December 30, 2009 - Dergo Wins Midlands Title, Kennedy Second
December 30, 2009 - Trio of Illini Reach Midlands Semifinals
December 23, 2009 - Illini Prepare for Midlands
December 12, 2009 - #20 Illini Top Findlay, McKendree
December 10, 2009 - #20 Illini Take on Findlay, McKendree
December 5, 2009 - Dergo Tops #3 Pucillo, Drops Title Bout in OT
December 4, 2009 - Dergo Reaches Semifinals on Day 1 in Las Vegas
December 2, 2009 - #20 Illini Wrestling Travels to Las Vegas Invitational
November 22, 2009 - #17 Illini Go 2-1 at Sprawl & Brawl
November 19, 2009 - #17 Illini Split Squad This Weekend
November 12, 2009 - #19 Illini Drop Hard-Fought 18-16 Battle to #10 Missouri
November 12, 2009 - Illini Ink 3 Top Wrestlers
November 11, 2009 - #19 Illini Open Season at #10 Missouri
November 9, 2009 - Illini Blend Youth, Expeirience in 2009-10
November 3, 2009 - Perry Promoted to Associate Head Coach
October 26, 2009 - Poeta Wins Sunkist International Open Freestyle
October 16, 2009 - Big Ten Network Unveils Winter Olympic Sports Schedule
October 16, 2009 - Big Ten Network Unveils Winter Olympic Sports Schedule
October 14, 2009 - Illini Announce 2009-10 Schedule
October 1, 2009 - Five Illini Ranked by Amateur Wrestling News
September 14, 2009 - Illini to Host Coaches Clinic at Lyons Township High School
August 24, 2009 - Illini Add 3 to Class of 2009
July 30, 2009 - Big Ten Network Films "Faces of the Big Ten" Commercials
June 19, 2009 - Hunter, Poeta Complete Heffernan's First Coaching Staff
June 15, 2009 - Illini Finish 15th Nationally in Attendance
May 26, 2009 - Blanton, Polz Take Fourth at Junior World Team Trials
May 18, 2009 - Poeta Wins Northern Plains Regional, Earns Berth in World Team Trials
April 28, 2009 - Heffernan Named Illinois' 14th Head Wrestling Coach
April 28, 2009 - Illinois to Announce Wrestling Coach Tuesday at 2 p.m.
April 11, 2009 - Blanton Wins Fila Junior National Championships
March 30, 2009 - Johnson Retires After 17 Seasons at Illinois
March 21, 2009 - Poeta Takes Second at NCAAs; Illini Finish in Eighth
March 21, 2009 - Kennedy Takes 5th at NCAAs, Wise Finishes 7th
March 20, 2009 - Poeta to Wrestle for NCAA Title; Illinois Has 3 All-Americans
March 20, 2009 - Live Updates from NCAA Championships Session 3
March 19, 2009 - Live Updates from NCAA Championships Session 2
March 19, 2009 - NCAA Championships Updates
March 17, 2009 - #8 Illini Head to NCAA Championships
March 10, 2009 - ESPN Networks to Broadcast Extensive Coverage of NCAA Championships
March 8, 2009 - Poeta Wins Back-to-Back Titles; Illini Finish 2nd at Big Tens
March 8, 2009 - Prater Qualifies for NCAAs; Illini Close in on 2nd Place
March 7, 2009 - Poeta to Defend Big Ten Title; Illini in 2nd After Session 2
March 7, 2009 - Five Illini Head to Semifinals at Big Ten Championships
March 6, 2009 - Brackets Announced for Big Ten Championships
March 4, 2009 - #8 Illini Ready for Big Ten Championships
February 26, 2009 - Johnson to be Presented with FCA Influence Award
February 22, 2009 - #9 Illini Send Off Seniors with 26-12 Win Over Spartans
February 22, 2009 - #9 Illinois vs. Michigan State Live Stats
February 20, 2009 - #9 Illini Down #17 Michigan, 20-15
February 20, 2009 - #9 Illinois vs. #17 Michigan Live Stats
February 19, 2009 - #9 Illini Host #17 Michigan, Michigan State
February 15, 2009 - #8 Illini Have Streak Snapped at #6 OSU, 26-13
February 13, 2009 - #8 Illini Demolish #20 Hoosiers, 25-6
February 12, 2009 - #8 Illinois vs. #20 Indiana
February 11, 2009 - #8 Illini Host #20 Indiana, Visit #6 Ohio State
February 8, 2009 - #9 Illini Control #17 Badgers in 24-16 Win
February 6, 2009 - #9 Illini Come Back to Top #16 Northwestern, 22-13
February 4, 2009 - #9 Illini Host #16 Northwestern, Visit #17 Wisconsin
February 3, 2009 - #9 Illini to Stage 'Great Escape' for Friday's Match
January 30, 2009 - #7 Illini Blast #25 Purdue, 29-11
January 27, 2009 - #7 Illini Travel to #25 Purdue Friday
January 25, 2009 - #7 Illini Fall to Top-Ranked Iowa
January 21, 2009 - #7 Illini Square Off with #1 Iowa
January 10, 2009 - #7 Illini Roll #25 Pitt, 26-10
January 9, 2009 - #7 Illini Top West Virginia, 26-19
January 8, 2009 - #7 Illini to Face West Virginia, #25 Pitt
December 30, 2008 - Kennedy Third, Blanton Fifth at Midlands
December 30, 2008 - Kennedy, Blanton to Wrestle for Places at Midlands
December 30, 2008 - Kennedy Moves to Semifinals at Midlands
December 29, 2008 - Four Illini Advance to Midlands Quarterfinals
December 28, 2008 - #8 Illinois Travels to Midlands
December 13, 2008 - #8 Illini Dominate Findlay, McKendree
December 11, 2008 - #8 Illini Return Home for Pair of Duals
December 7, 2008 - Illini Compete at UNI Open
December 6, 2008 - Kennedy Wins Title in Vegas
December 6, 2008 - Blanton Takes 7th, Prater 8th at Las Vegas
December 6, 2008 - Blanton, Prater Advance in Las Vegas Consolations
December 5, 2008 - Kennedy Reaches Semifinals at Las Vegas Invite
December 5, 2008 - Three Illini Reach Quarterfinals at Las Vegas Invitational
December 4, 2008 - #7 Illini Travel to Las Vegas Invitational
December 2, 2008 - Kennedy Named Big Ten Wrestler of the Week
November 24, 2008 - #4 Kennedy Tops #2 Ness at All-Star Classic
November 24, 2008 - #4 Kennedy to Face #2 Ness Tonight at All-Star Classic
November 23, 2008 - Smith-Bergsrud Wins Missouri Open Title
November 21, 2008 - #8 Illini Head to Missouri Open
November 18, 2008 - Blanton Named Big Ten Co-Wrestler of the Week
November 15, 2008 - #9 Illini Dominate ACC/Big Ten Clash
November 14, 2008 - Illini Head to ACC/Big Ten Clash
November 13, 2008 - Illini Sign Pair of Talented Wrestlers
November 8, 2008 - Illini Display Depth at Wrestle-Offs
November 7, 2008 - Illini Open Season with Wrestle-Offs
November 5, 2008 - Kennedy to Compete at NWCA All-Star Challenge
November 3, 2008 - Illini Prepare for 2008-09 Campaign
October 23, 2008 - Illini Ranked No. 9 in Preseason NWCA Poll
October 20, 2008 - Tirapelles to Headline Illinois Coaches Clinic
October 8, 2008 - Illini to Have 3 Dual Meets Televised
September 17, 2008 - Illini Announce 2008-09 Schedule
September 2, 2008 - Illini Ranked No. 7 by W.I.N. Magazine
July 15, 2008 - Fighting Illini Athletes Shoot Commercials for BTN
July 11, 2008 - Illini Athletes Show Spiritual Side at Fellowship of Christian Athletes Camp
June 10, 2008 - Durlacher, Lackey Earn Seeds at U.S. Olympic Team Trials
May 14, 2008 - Johnson, 1980 Olympic Team to be Honored at Olympic Trials
May 14, 2008 - Illini Sell Out First Week of Team Summer Camp
April 15, 2008 - Illini Celebrate Season at Annual Banquet
April 14, 2008 - Illini Finish 13th Nationally in Attendance
March 22, 2008 - Poeta Takes Second at NCAA Championships
March 22, 2008 - Kennedy Takes Fourth at NCAA Championships
March 21, 2008 - Poeta Reaches Title Bout
March 21, 2008 - Kennedy, Poeta Reach Semifinals; Become All-Americans
March 20, 2008 - Flores, Kennedy, Poeta Advance to Quarterfinals
March 20, 2008 - Five Illini Advance in NCAA Championship Round
March 17, 2008 - Illini Take 7 Wrestlers to NCAA Championships
March 9, 2008 - Live Updates from Big Ten Championships
March 8, 2008 - Kennedy, Poeta Head to Big Ten Title Bouts
March 8, 2008 - #10 Illini in Third After Session 1 of Big Tens
March 5, 2008 - #10 Illini Head to Big Ten Championships
March 3, 2008 - Poeta, Kennedy Earn #1 Pre-Seeds for Big Ten Championships
February 26, 2008 - Ernest Benion: Illinois' First Black NCAA Champion
February 24, 2008 - Close Calls Cost #11 Illini in 22-11 Loss to #1 Iowa
February 24, 2008 - Narrow Losses Cost #11 Illini in 22-11 Defeat by #1 Iowa
February 23, 2008 - #11 Illini Host #1 Iowa Sunday
February 22, 2008 - #11 Illini Dominate Purdue, 31-6
February 20, 2008 - #11 Illini Host Purdue, #1 Iowa to Finish Big Ten Season
February 18, 2008 - Friday's Match Time Changed to 5 PM
February 17, 2008 - #8 Illinois Falls to #12 Northwestern, 22-11
February 15, 2008 - #8 Illini Stun #4 Minnesota
February 13, 2008 - #8 Illini Visit #4 Minnesota, #12 Northwestern
February 10, 2008 - #9 Illini Blast #17 Indiana, 23-9
February 8, 2008 - Dergo, Bond Lead #9 Illini to 24-13 Win Over #13 Badgers
February 6, 2008 - #9 Illini Host #13 Wisconsin Friday, Visit #17 Indiana Sunday
February 3, 2008 - #15 Illini Upset #8 Penn State, 18-15
February 1, 2008 - #15 Illini Drop 22-16 Dual at #6 Michigan
January 30, 2008 - #15 Illini Open Big Ten Action Against #6 Michigan, #8 Penn State
January 20, 2008 - #15 Illini Pitch Three Shutouts at Wendy's Duals
January 17, 2008 - #15 Illini Prepare for Wendy's Duals
January 12, 2008 - #17 Illini Reach Title Match at Virginia Duals
January 11, 2008 - #17 Illini Defeat Lehigh at Virginia Duals
January 9, 2008 - #17 Illini Travel to Virginia Duals
December 30, 2007 - Poeta Wins Back-to-Back Midlands Championship Titles
December 30, 2007 - Poeta Reaches Third-Straight Midlands Finals
December 30, 2007 - Illinois Wrestling Fourth After Day One at Midlands
December 29, 2007 - Illinois Wrestling Fourth After One Session at Midlands
December 28, 2007 - Illinois Wrestling Heads to Midlands
December 17, 2007 - Tickets for Big Ten Wrestling Championships Go On Sale
December 8, 2007 - Illini Defeat Findlay, McKendree
December 7, 2007 - Big Ten Network announces wrestling schedule
December 6, 2007 - #18 Illini Open Home Season
December 5, 2007 - Poeta Ranked No. 1; Earns Big Ten Honor
December 1, 2007 - Poeta Wins Las Vegas Invitational
December 1, 2007 - Poeta, Wise Still Alive in Vegas
December 1, 2007 - Illini in Fifth After Quarterfinals in Las Vegas
November 30, 2007 - Six Illini Reach Quarterfinals in Vegas
November 28, 2007 - Illini Head to Las Vegas Invitational, UNI Open
November 21, 2007 - Illini Sign 5 Top Wrestlers
November 20, 2007 - #3 Poeta Pins #2 Henning at All-Star Classic
November 19, 2007 - Four Illini Grab Titles at Missouri Open
November 16, 2007 - #18 Illini Grapplers Open Season at Missouri Open
November 7, 2007 - Illini Wrestling Prepare to Open Season
October 24, 2007 - Eight Illini Ranked by NWCA, The Wrestling Mall
October 23, 2007 - Poeta Selected to NWCA National All-Star Classic
October 4, 2007 - Seven Illini Garner Preseason Rankings
August 16, 2007 - Illini Announce 2007-08 Schedule
August 3, 2007 - Poeta has unfinished business
May 31, 2007 - Illini Wrestling Inks Three Illinois State Champs
May 8, 2007 - Poeta and Bond Place At Northern Plains Tournament
April 25, 2007 - Poeta Named 2007 Most Valuable Wrestler
April 22, 2007 - Poeta, Friedl and Bond Place at University National Championships
April 19, 2007 - Illinois Wrestlers to Compete at University National Championships
April 12, 2007 - Illinois Wrestling Represented at U.S. National Championships
March 17, 2007 - Illinois Wrestling Closes Season 19th at NCAAs
March 17, 2007 - Poeta Gets Third Place at NCAA Wrestling Tourney
March 16, 2007 - Poeta Sole All-American for Illinois Wrestling
March 16, 2007 - Poeta Heads to NCAA Wrestling Semifinals for Illinois; Earns First All-America Honor
March 15, 2007 - Illinois Wrestlers Kennedy and Poeta Head to NCAA Quarterfinals
March 15, 2007 - Illini Wrestlers in Eighth-Place Through Session One of NCAAs
March 13, 2007 - Illinois Sends Eight Grapplers to NCAA Championships
March 4, 2007 - Illinois Sends Eight Wrestlers to NCAA Championships
March 3, 2007 - Illinois Wrestlers Qualify Seven for NCAAs; In Seventh-Place at Big Tens
March 3, 2007 - Illinois Send Four to Big Ten Semifinals
March 1, 2007 - Illinois Wrestlers Head to Big Ten Championships
February 27, 2007 - Wrestling Attendance Ranked No. 16 Nationally
February 18, 2007 - No. 7 Illinois Comes From Behind to Top No. 16 Ohio State, 19-18, in Season Finale
February 18, 2007 - Illinois Comes From Behind To Overcome Ohio State, 19-18
February 18, 2007 - Livestats for Illinois - Ohio St. Dual
February 18, 2007 - Livestats for Illinois - Ohio St. Dual
February 18, 2007 - Livestats for Illinois - Ohio St. Dual
February 18, 2007 - Livestats for Illinois - Ohio St. Dual
February 18, 2007 - Livestats for Illinois - Ohio St. Dual
February 18, 2007 - Livestats for Illinois - Ohio St. Dual
February 18, 2007 - Livestats for Illinois - Ohio St. Dual
February 18, 2007 - Livestats for Illinois - Ohio St. Dual
February 15, 2007 - No. 7 Illinois Wrestling Closes Season at Home Against No. 17 Ohio St.
February 14, 2007 - Bond Named Big Ten Wrestler of the Week
February 11, 2007 - No. 9 Illinois Upsets No. 6 Wisconsin, 21-16
February 9, 2007 - No. 9 Illinois Roll Past Boilermakers, 29-7
February 8, 2007 - No. 9 Illinois Wrestling Wraps Up Big Ten Road Schedule at Purdue and at No. 6 Wisconsin
February 4, 2007 - No. 9 Illinois Fall to No.1 Minnesota, 28-12
February 1, 2007 - No. 9 Illinois Host No.1 Minnesota for Big Ten Showdown
February 1, 2007 - Live Stats - Illinois vs. Minnesota
January 30, 2007 - Wrestling Fans Can Catch Replay of Midlands Championship Finals
January 28, 2007 - No. 11 Illinois Wrestling Rallies Past No. 12 Penn State, 18-16
January 26, 2007 - No. 11 Illinois Wrestling Holds Off No. 23 Michigan State, 22-13
January 25, 2007 - No. 11 Illinois Wrestling Travel to No. 23 Michigan State and No. 12 Penn State
January 24, 2007 - Tirapelle Named Big Ten Wrestler of the Week
January 22, 2007 - Illinois vs. Northwestern Photo Gallery
January 21, 2007 - No. 16 Illinois Put Away No. 13 Hoosiers, 22-9
January 21, 2007 - Live Stats - Illinois Wrestling vs. Indiana
January 20, 2007 - No. 16 Illinois Wrestling Hosts No. 13 Indiana
January 20, 2007 - No. 16 Illinois Upsets No. 8 Northwestern, 21-13
January 20, 2007 - No. 16 Illinois Upsets No. 8 Northwestern, 21-13
January 18, 2007 - Illinois Wrestling Hosts No. 8 Northwestern
January 17, 2007 - WDWS-AM 1400 To Carry Three Illinois Wrestling Duals
January 13, 2007 - No. 16 Illinois Wrestlers Trip Terrapins, 26-10
January 13, 2007 - No. 16 Illinois Wrestling Topple Tarheels, 32-3
January 10, 2007 - Illinois Wrestlers Head East to Face North Carolina and Maryland
January 3, 2007 - Poeta Grabs Top Spot in Polls; Earns Big Ten Wrestler of the Week Honor
December 31, 2006 - Poeta Wins Midlands Championship at 157 Pounds
December 30, 2006 - Illini Grapplers Kennedy and Poeta Head to Midlands Finals
December 30, 2006 - Three Illinois Wrestlers Head to Midlands Semifinals
December 29, 2006 - Illinois Wrestling Sixth Through Session One at Midlands
December 27, 2006 - Illinois Wrestlers Head to Midlands Championships
December 17, 2006 - Illinois Wrestling Spotlight: Assistant Coach Jim Heffernan
December 17, 2006 - Illinois Wrestling Spotlight: Assistant Coach Jim Heffernan
December 9, 2006 - Illinois Wrestlers Overwhelm Findlay and Central Missouri
December 7, 2006 - Illinois Wrestlers Open Season at Home
December 3, 2006 - Three Illini Wrestlers Win UNI Open Titles
December 1, 2006 - Illinois Wrestlers Head to UNI Open
November 20, 2006 - Four Illini Wrestlers Win Missouri Open Titles
November 17, 2006 - Illinois Wrestling Start Season at Missouri Open
November 6, 2006 - Illinois Wrestling Spotlight: Assistant Coach Carl Perry
November 3, 2006 - Illinois Wrestling Kick-Start Season with Wrestle-Offs
November 2, 2006 - Illinois Wrestling Kicks Off Season with Wrestle-Offs
October 31, 2006 - The Chronicles of Cassio: Chronicle 8
October 13, 2006 - The Chronicles of Cassio -- Chronicle 7
October 9, 2006 - Five Illinois Wrestlers Ranked in Preseason Polls
October 6, 2006 - The Chronicles of Cassio -- Chonicle 6
October 2, 2006 - The Chronicles of Cassio -- Chonicle 5
October 2, 2006 - The Chronicles of Cassio -- Chonicle 5
September 26, 2006 - Former Illini Durlacher Wins Bronze at World Championships
September 22, 2006 - The Chronicles of Cassio -- Chonicle 4
September 15, 2006 - The Chronicles of Cassio -- Chonicle 3
September 15, 2006 - The Chronicles of Cassio -- Chonicle 3
September 14, 2006 - Check out new wrestling photos!
September 8, 2006 - The Chronicles of Cassio -- Chronicle 2
September 1, 2006 - Chronicle 1: Inside the "I" With Coach J
September 1, 2006 - Chronicle 1: Inside the "I" With Coach J
August 31, 2006 - Johnson Signs Four-Year Extension
July 18, 2006 - Illini Wrestling Adds Talented Recruiting Class
June 14, 2006 - Tirapelle named Academic All-America
June 7, 2006 - Ott Heads to West Virginia As Assistant Wrestling Coach
May 16, 2006 - Tirapelle Awarded NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship
March 18, 2006 - Friedl Finishes Third at NCAA Wrestling Tournament
March 17, 2006 - Friedl Earns Third Straight All-America Honor
March 17, 2006 - Friedl Heads to NCAA Wrestling Semifinals
March 17, 2006 - Illinois Wrestling Sends Two to NCAA Semifinals
March 16, 2006 - Illini Wrestlers at 16th Place Through Session One of NCAA Championships
March 14, 2006 - Illini Wrestlers Head to NCAA Tourney
March 5, 2006 - Illini Wrestlers Settle for Big Ten Runner Up
March 4, 2006 - Illini Wrestlers Tie School Record By Advancing Five to Big Ten Finals
March 4, 2006 - Illini Wrestlers Send Seven to Big Ten Semifinals
March 3, 2006 - Illinois Wrestlers Head to Big Ten Championships
February 28, 2006 - Wrestling Attendance Ranked No. 10 Nationally
February 19, 2006 - Illinois Wrestlers Tie Wisconsin, 15-15
February 19, 2006 - Illini Wrestling Live Updates vs. Wisconsin
February 16, 2006 - Illinois Wrestling Wraps Up Regular Season Against Wisconsin
February 12, 2006 - Illinois Wrestlers Top Spartans, 22-15
February 10, 2006 - Illini Wrestlers Shoot Down Hawkeyes, 24-13
February 8, 2006 - Illinois Wrestlers Look To Begin New Winning Streak
February 8, 2006 - Fightingillini.com to Webcast Illinois-Iowa Wrestling Dual
February 8, 2006 - Fightingillini.com to Webcast Illinois-Iowa Wrestling Dual
February 5, 2006 - Illini Wrestlers Shell-Shocked by Wildcats, 19-16
February 3, 2006 - Illinois Wrestlers Drop Heartbreaker to Michigan, 18-17
February 3, 2006 - No. 3 Illini Wrestlers Take on No. 4 Michigan
February 2, 2006 - Illini Wrestlers Ready for Friday Showdown With No. 4 Michigan
January 29, 2006 - Illini Wrestlers Cruise Past Ohio State, 27-12
January 27, 2006 - Illini Wrestlers Overwhelm Indiana, 26-6
January 25, 2006 - Time and Location Changed For Illinois Wrestling Dual Against Northwestern
January 25, 2006 - Time and Location Changed For Illinois Wrestling Dual Against Northwestern
January 25, 2006 - Illini Grapplers Head to Indiana and Ohio State
January 21, 2006 - Illini Wrestlers Open Big Ten Season With 27-7 Victory Over Purdue
January 21, 2006 - Illini Wrestlers Open Big Ten Season With 27-7 Victory Over Purdue
January 20, 2006 - Illini Wrestling Live Updates vs. Purdue
January 19, 2006 - WDWS to Air Illini Wrestling Duals
January 19, 2006 - Illini Open Big Ten Season Against Purdue
January 15, 2006 - Illinois Wrestlers Blank Stanford, 39-0
January 14, 2006 - Illini Wrestlers Tame Bulldogs, 37-3
January 13, 2006 - Illini Takes Down San Francisco State, 44-0
January 12, 2006 - Illini Wrestlers Head to California
January 4, 2006 - Friedl Named Big Ten Wrestler of the Week
December 30, 2005 - Illini Wrestlers Get Midlands Three-Peat!
December 30, 2005 - Illini Send Four to Midlands Finals; Still in First Place
December 30, 2005 - First Place Illini Send Five to Semifinals at Midlands
December 29, 2005 - Illinois Wrestling First Through Session One at Midlands
December 28, 2005 - Illini Wrestlers Head to Midlands
December 28, 2005 - Illini Wrestlers Head to Midlands
December 28, 2005 - Illini Wrestlers Head to Midlands
December 11, 2005 - Illini Dominates Augustana in Home Opener, 45-0
December 9, 2005 - Illinois Wrestling Opens Home Season Sunday
December 4, 2005 - Two Illini Wrestlers Place at UNI Open
December 3, 2005 - Tirapelle and Friedl Upset in Vegas
December 3, 2005 - Tirapelle and Friedl Head to Las Vegas Invite Finals
December 3, 2005 - Illini Move to Fourth at Las Vegas Invite
December 3, 2005 - Illini Eighth Through Session One
November 30, 2005 - Second-Ranked Illini Wrestling Team Heads To Las Vegas Invitational
November 22, 2005 - llini Seniors Win at All-Star Dual
November 21, 2005 - Poeta Wins Missouri Open Title
November 10, 2005 - Illinois Wrestling Ink Two State Champs
November 5, 2005 - Illinois Wrestling Start the Season with Wrestle-Offs
November 2, 2005 - Wrestle-Off Lineups Announced
November 1, 2005 - Illini Wrestlers Square of in Intrasquad Matches Saturday Big Ten Champs
November 1, 2005 - Illini Send Two to All-Star Classic
September 30, 2005 - Durlacher Loses Second Bout at World Championships
September 5, 2005 - Lindsay Durlacher to Compete in 2005 World Championships

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