Illinois investigating racist post directed at Kofi Cockburn after Loyola Chicago loss: ‘I blame his parents’

Illinois star center Kofi Cockburn took to social media Sunday to reveal racist comments directed at him after the top-seeded Fighting Illini were defeated by Loyola Chicago in another stunning upset…

Cockburn, Dosunmu lead No. 12 Illinois past No. 19 Wisconsin

Kofi Cockburn scored 23 points, Ayo Dosunmu added 21 and No. 12 Illinois beat No. 19 Wisconsin 75-60 on Saturday in a key Big Ten Conference matchup. Dosunmu also had…

Cockburn leads No. 12 Illinois past Northwestern 81-56

Illinois coach Brad Underwood went to talk to his team at halftime and saw exactly what he needed to see. The 12th-ranked Illini were angry and disappointed — and they…