December 14, 2011
By MikeK SILVER, Monticello, Illinois
MikeK SILVER, Monticello, Illinois
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The purpose of life is a life of purpose

The University of Illinois Fighting Illini have been off to a great start this basketball year. After a disappointing loss to the Kansas Jayhawks in the second round of the NCAA tournament last year, Bruce Weber has his team off to a 10-0 start. The Illini started the year ranked 32 in the NCAA and has since improved to 19th. Illinois has found young talent in their center- Meyers Leonard and their point guard- Sam Maniscalco. Killer rebounding and lights-out three pointers have carried Illinois so far this year and we'll have to see just how far this young team could go. ILL-INI!

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mmsteach said...
on Feb. 28 2012 at 9:32 am
Another great piece by a fantastic writer!


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