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WICS Newschannel 20 :: News - Sports Headlines - Illini Pick Up Win Against Auburn

Illini Pick Up Win Against Auburn

The Illini suffering their first loss of the season Tuesday, but were able to bounce back in a big way against Auburn Sunday.Illini Pick Up Win Against Auburn

Wednesday, April 23 2014, 10:23 AM CDT

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