GameNight: Butler at UIC

January 17th, 2009
Jan 17 2009 - 2:00pm

Preview & Prediction: By Evan Dorey

College Basketball: 20 Random Thoughts & Observations

December 17th, 2008
DeJuan Blair - Pittsburgh20 Random Rants, Thoughts, and Observations from the Week in College Basketball by Editor Shawn Siegel:

1 - Most college basketball teams are guard oriented, but Leonard Hamilton didn't get the memo. Outside of Toney Douglas, FSU has virtually no one of much worth in the backcourt. Douglas is an underrated player, but there's too much pressure on him.

GameNight: Georgia Tech vs UIC

December 14th, 2008
Dec 14 2008 - 2:00pm

Preview & Prediction: By Evan Dorey

Horizon Preseason Poll: Cleveland State #1

October 7th, 2008
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2008-09 Horizon League Men’s

State of '08: Illinois

September 13th, 2008
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UIC's Collins Earns Contract Extension

July 1st, 2008

Chicago, Ill. - University of Illinois at Chicago Head Men's Basketball Coach Jimmy Collins will continue to lead the Flames beyond the 2008-09 season as athletic director Jim Schmidt announced on Tuesday a three-year contract extension for the winningest basketball coach in school history pending Board of Trustees approval.

"I have been truly blessed to spend the last 12 years doing what I love here at UIC," Collins said. "It is a great university with great administrators, faculty and students, who have all helped me, and this basketball program, become successful.

Horizon League Semis: Butler Rolls Over UIC

March 9th, 2008

INDIANAPOLIS -- The script worked out just like it was planned. The 14th ranked team in the country and #1 seed hosting the semifinal game pounds their opponent into submission to play in the championship game on their court Tuesday night.

Butler became the sixth straight number one seed to advance to the Horizon League Championship game by beating University of Illinois-Chicago 66-50.

This started out pretty well for UIC (18-15) as they jumped out to a 4-0 lead on a layup by Robert Bush and a lob from Stewart Spencer resulting in a thunderous dunk by Jermaine Dailey.

Horizon League Quaterfinals: UIC Dominates Loyola

March 8th, 2008
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When a team doesn’t shoot well, doesn’t rebound well and doesn’t shoot free throws very well there is a pretty good chance they are not going to win that night and that describes Loyola in their loss to UIC in the quarterfinals 60-49.

Loyola (12-19) shot a poor 38.3 percent (18-47), only made 56.3 percent (9-16) and then got killed on the boards 36-20.

2007-08 Illinois Chicago Basketball Preview

August 3rd, 2007

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