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Illinois puts on a show for Deron Williams, rolls past Rutgers

WAND Sports - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 22:58
CHAMPAIGN -- With three-time NBA all star Deron Williams sitting courtside, the Illini ran Rutgers (12-12, 2-9) out of the building, 91-60. Trent Frazier helped the Illini build a 41-22 lead with five three pointers in the first half.
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Illinois puts on a show for Deron Williams, rolls past Rutgers

WAND Sports - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 22:58
CHAMPAIGN -- With three-time NBA all star Deron Williams sitting courtside, the Illini ran Rutgers (12-12, 2-9) out of the building, 91-60. Trent Frazier helped the Illini build a 41-22 lead with five three pointers in the first half.
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Gordon Voit

WAND Sports - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 15:46
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Gordon Voit

WAND Sports - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 15:46
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Shelbyville, Warrensburg-Latham victorious at CIC's Monday

WAND Sports - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 22:41
TUSCOLA -- Shelbyville and Warrensburg-Latham picked up wins in the CIC consolation bracket Monday. The top seeded Rams bounced back nicely from a first round upset, beating Central A&M 86-77. In the second consolation game of the night Warrensburg-Latham took care of Sullivan, 58-44.
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Shelbyville, Warrensburg-Latham victorious at CIC's Monday

WAND Sports - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 22:41
TUSCOLA -- Shelbyville and Warrensburg-Latham picked up wins in the CIC consolation bracket Monday. The top seeded Rams bounced back nicely from a first round upset, beating Central A&M 86-77. In the second consolation game of the night Warrensburg-Latham took care of Sullivan, 58-44.
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Tupper's Take: Deron Williams returns for Jock Jams, Rutgers

WAND Sports - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 22:18
Mark Tupper and Noah Newman discuss what the return of Deron Williams to campus this week will mean for the current Fighting Illini. The guys also discuss where Williams ranks among the all time Illini greats. 
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Tupper's Take: Deron Williams returns for Jock Jams, Rutgers

WAND Sports - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 22:18
Mark Tupper and Noah Newman discuss what the return of Deron Williams to campus this week will mean for the current Fighting Illini. The guys also discuss where Williams ranks among the all time Illini greats. 
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Oakwood native Jon Davis runs sub-four minute mile

WAND Sports - Sun, 01/28/2018 - 21:44
CHAMPAIGN -- Illini sophomore Jon Davis is on his way to going down as one of the best long distance runners in program history. The Oakwood native became the 498th American to run a sub-four minute mile, clocking in at 58.46 seconds at the Illini Classic on Saturday.
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Oakwood native Jon Davis runs sub-four minute mile

WAND Sports - Sun, 01/28/2018 - 21:44
CHAMPAIGN -- Illini sophomore Jon Davis is on his way to going down as one of the best long distance runners in program history. The Oakwood native became the 498th American to run a sub-four minute mile, clocking in at 58.46 seconds at the Illini Classic on Saturday.
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Saturday Night Highlight Zone: 1-27

WAND Sports - Sun, 01/28/2018 - 00:57
It was a wild and crazy night all across the WAND viewing area! Join Gordon Voit and a host of contributors as they take you on a journey from Peoria to Effingham County and everywhere in between! In Peoria, MacArthur took down Mt. Zion 65-52 at the Winter Throwdown. Bradley commit Armon Brummett put on a show in front of his future college fans with 20 points and 12 rebounds, while his twin Amir contributed 13 points and 7 assists. Earlier in the day, No. 2 Southeast (3A) got 20 poi...
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Saturday Night Highlight Zone: 1-27

WAND Sports - Sun, 01/28/2018 - 00:57
It was a wild and crazy night all across the WAND viewing area! Join Gordon Voit and a host of contributors as they take you on a journey from Peoria to Effingham County and everywhere in between! In Peoria, MacArthur took down Mt. Zion 65-52 at the Winter Throwdown. Bradley commit Armon Brummett put on a show in front of his future college fans with 20 points and 12 rebounds, while his twin Amir contributed 13 points and 7 assists. Earlier in the day, No. 2 Southeast (3A) got 20 poi...
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Friday Frenzy Highlight Zone: 1/27

WAND Sports - Sat, 01/27/2018 - 01:23
What a night in the Friday Frenzy! Gordon Voit and Noah Newman bring you games from all across Central Illinois, from the Central State Eight to the Apollo to the National Trail to the Little Okaw Valley to non-conference clashes! For a complete list of scores from across the area, visit the Frenzy Scoreboard attached to this article.
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Friday Frenzy Highlight Zone: 1/27

WAND Sports - Sat, 01/27/2018 - 01:23
What a night in the Friday Frenzy! Gordon Voit and Noah Newman bring you games from all across Central Illinois, from the Central State Eight to the Apollo to the National Trail to the Little Okaw Valley to non-conference clashes! For a complete list of scores from across the area, visit the Frenzy Scoreboard attached to this article.
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Tupper's Take: Illini snap Big Ten losing streak

WAND Sports - Fri, 01/26/2018 - 23:40
For the first time in the history of Tupper's Take the Illini are victorious in the Big Ten!  Mark Tupper of the Herald and Review and WAND sports director Gordon Voit break down the win over Indiana, and discuss what it means for the team moving forward. 
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Tupper's Take: Illini snap Big Ten losing streak

WAND Sports - Fri, 01/26/2018 - 23:40
For the first time in the history of Tupper's Take the Illini are victorious in the Big Ten!  Mark Tupper of the Herald and Review and WAND sports director Gordon Voit break down the win over Indiana, and discuss what it means for the team moving forward. 
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Thursday Highlights: Central A&M takes CIC tournament title

WAND Sports - Fri, 01/26/2018 - 01:06
MACON -- It was a classic finish in the finals of the Girls CIC Basketball Tournament at Meridian, with No. 2 seed Central A&M fending off a furious second-half rally by No. 1 seed Tuscola to claim the tournament title 58-55. The Lady Raiders improve to 16-7 overall this season and 9-1 against CIC opponents. The high-powered Warriors fall to 19-4 on the season. Central State 8 Eisenhower senior forward Seven Sassano scores 12 points in a 51-31 loss to U High. She is now just 13...
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Thursday Highlights: Central A&M takes CIC tournament title

WAND Sports - Fri, 01/26/2018 - 01:06
MACON -- It was a classic finish in the finals of the Girls CIC Basketball Tournament at Meridian, with No. 2 seed Central A&M fending off a furious second-half rally by No. 1 seed Tuscola to claim the tournament title 58-55. The Lady Raiders improve to 16-7 overall this season and 9-1 against CIC opponents. The high-powered Warriors fall to 19-4 on the season. Central State 8 Eisenhower senior forward Seven Sassano scores 12 points in a 51-31 loss to U High. She is now just 13...
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Record-shattering Pullen talks commitment to McKendree

WAND Sports - Thu, 01/25/2018 - 01:18
SHELBYVILLE -- Every other player in the history of Illinois high school football can measure his career point total based on how many fewer he has than Shelbyville's Turner Pullen. Now he'll take that record-setting production to Lebanon, Ill. for the Division-II McKendree Bearcats. Pullen discusses his decision to take a scholarship at McKendree over preferred walk-on spots at Illinois State and Eastern Illinois plus how he figures to play into the offense. Harkening back to &q...
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Record-shattering Pullen talks commitment to McKendree

WAND Sports - Thu, 01/25/2018 - 01:18
SHELBYVILLE -- Every other player in the history of Illinois high school football can measure his career point total based on how many fewer he has than Shelbyville's Turner Pullen. Now he'll take that record-setting production to Lebanon, Ill. for the Division-II McKendree Bearcats. Pullen discusses his decision to take a scholarship at McKendree over preferred walk-on spots at Illinois State and Eastern Illinois plus how he figures to play into the offense. Harkening back to &q...
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