The Illini's Ridiculous, Plodding "Run"


Realize that we have seen our Illini do this before. In 1999, an 11th-seeded Illini team rode the hot hand of Cory Bradford to an amazing tourney championship game run, before collapsing, exhausted, to Michigan State (who eventually made the Final Four). That run was thrilling, breathtaking; it was a sign that this… » 3/16/08 1:40pm 3/16/08 1:40pm