Illinois Fighting Illini Trivia Question

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Illinois Fighting Illini Quizzes & Trivia

Fun trivia questions on Illinois Fighting Illini football team!


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  • 1. 
    Undefeated until the final game of their 2005 regular season, Illinois lost 64-65 to who?
    • A. 

      Ohio State

    • B. 

      Maryland

    • C. 

      Duke

    • D. 

      Kentucky

  • 2. 
    Illinois point guard Dee Brown was given what award at the end of the 2006 season?
    • A. 

      Sports Illustrated Top College Athlete

    • B. 

      NCAA MVP Award

    • C. 

      Bob Cousy Award

    • D. 

      Mr. Illinois Basketball

  • 3. 
    Deron Williams was a finalist for what prestigious award in 2005?
    • A. 

      Wooden Award

    • B. 

      First All American

    • C. 

      Bob Cousy Award

    • D. 

      Rhodes Scholarship

  • 4. 
    Coach Bruce Weber replaced who at the University of Illinois?
    • A. 

      Bill Self

    • B. 

      Mark Few

    • C. 

      Kelvin Sampson

    • D. 

      Ron Guenther

  • 5. 
    Bruce Weber was disappointed by Eric Gordon's decision to play for who instead of Illinois?
    • A. 

      Murray State

    • B. 

      Ohio State

    • C. 

      Indiana

    • D. 

      Cincinnati

  • 6. 
    At the last performance by the Fighting Illini mascot on Feb. 21, 2007, what did the fans do?
    • A. 

      Started A Fire

    • B. 

      Sang America The Beautiful

    • C. 

      Threw Toilet Paper

    • D. 

      Put On Black Shirts

  • 7. 
    Who was the first Fighting Illini to accumulate 1000 points and 1000 rebounds?
    • A. 

      Dee Brown

    • B. 

      Luther Head

    • C. 

      James Augustine

    • D. 

      Roger Powell

  • 8. 
    In 1997, former Illini coach Lou Henson began interim coaching at New Mexico State for what salary?
    • A. 

      $1000 Per Day

    • B. 

      $1,000,000 Per Year

    • C. 

      $1000 Per Month

    • D. 

      $1 Per Month

  • 9. 
    Where does the University of Illinois Fighting Illini get its name?
    • A. 

      Chief Illiniwek

    • B. 

      Illinois

    • C. 

      A Predatory Bird

    • D. 

      A Magician

  • 10. 
    Luther Head made a game-winning play against Purdue when he threw a half-court pass to who?
    • A. 

      Roger Powell

    • B. 

      Dee Brown

    • C. 

      James Augustine

    • D. 

      Deron Williams

  • 11. 
    What is the name of former Illini Mark Liberty's basketball coaching and training services company?
    • A. 

      Make Your Mark

    • B. 

      Top Sports

    • C. 

      Flyin' High

    • D. 

      Liberty Sports

  • 12. 
    Former Fighting Illini Eddie Johnson is a regular contributor to what website?
    • A. 

      Collegebasketball-journal.com

    • B. 

      Flyinillini.com

    • C. 

      Jumpshot.com

    • D. 

      Hoopshype.com

  • 13. 
    At the age of 37, what former Fighting Illini had his first professional boxing match?
    • A. 

      Ken Anderson

    • B. 

      Marcus Liberty

    • C. 

      Kendall Gill

    • D. 

      Stephen Bardo

  • 14. 
    Fighting Illini Nick Anderson wore the number 25 in honor of what friend and teammate?
    • A. 

      Shaquille O'Neal

    • B. 

      Ben Wilson

    • C. 

      Dennis Scott

    • D. 

      Marcus Liberty

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