March 07, 2005 | GRANT WAHL
As the madness of March begins, one player stands out as the most entertaining star of the show: Dee Brown of high-flying Illinois
March 07, 2005 | Alexander Wolff
As the focal point of the nation's top-ranked team, Dee Brown will spend much of March in the national eye, his Q rating rising by the day. Elsewhere, though, are high-excitement players with Brown-style...
February 07, 2005 | GRANT WAHL
Ignited by a three-guard lineup, the top-ranked Illini have blown through opponents with surpassing ease. But will they have enough muscle in March?
November 22, 2004 | Kelli Anderson
Led by one of the nation's best backcourts, the Illini look poised for an unforgettable year
April 12, 2004 | Gene Menez
Here's our extremely early projection of the teams who'll be battling to reach next year's Final Four in St. Louis