Help support XWord Info

Donation Amount

XWord Info is only possible when people like you choose to support it through donations.

Consider giving $10, $20, or more so this site can continue to provide in-depth analysis of NYT puzzles. Thank you!

Donate any amount and get full access to XWord Info for a year.

Find clues or match patterns

See all the clues for any answer word,
or all answers that match a specified pattern

Pattern matching options:
Sort items:
Answer length:
length enforced when pattern includes *
Enter a word or pattern:

39 Results for ILLINI

20 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).

DateGridClueAuthor
Tuesday, August 4, 20152D"Fighting" Big Ten team (5)Joel Fagliano
Wednesday, October 15, 201411D"Fighting" Big Ten team (5)David Poole
Tuesday, May 22, 201243DUrbana-Champaign athletesKyle T. Dolan
Friday, April 16, 201014AMarching ___ (Midwest college band)Eric Berlin
Wednesday, April 29, 200949D"Fighting" athletesBarry C. Silk
Saturday, February 4, 200656A"Fighting" collegiate teamPhilip C. Ordway
Thursday, August 18, 200521DBig Ten team (4)Paula Gamache
Thursday, March 24, 200524D"Fighting" N.C.A.A. team (2)Dan Reichert
Monday, September 20, 20043D"Fighting" Big Ten team (5)A. J. Santora
Sunday, September 19, 200421ABig Ten team (4)Kyle Mahowald
Monday, December 8, 200344DThe Big Ten's Fighting ___ (3)Barry Silk
Tuesday, January 8, 200252DThe Big Ten's Fighting ___ (3)Janet R. Bender
Sunday, December 2, 200132AThe toast of ChampaignNancy Nicholson Joline
Thursday, May 13, 199947DThe Big Ten's Fighting ___ (3)Rich Norris
Wednesday, December 23, 199849A"Fighting" Big Ten team (5)Christopher Hurt
Wednesday, October 14, 199818A"Fighting" N.C.A.A. team (2)Jay Sullivan
Saturday, March 28, 199839DFootball's Fighting ___David J. Kahn
Friday, January 9, 199833ABig Ten team (4)Manny Nosowsky
Saturday, February 22, 19972DBig Ten team (4)A. J. Santora
Monday, November 11, 19965DFighting ___ (Big Ten team) (5)S. Spadaccini

19 results for ILLINI from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tuesday, May 12, 199236DFighting footballersBetty JorgensenMaleska
Thursday, March 26, 199251DBig Ten's Fighting ___Nancy JolineMaleska
Thursday, May 4, 198919DFighting ___ (Big Ten team)Betty JorgensenMaleska
Sunday, April 14, 1985126ABig Ten teamBert H. KruseMaleska
Tuesday, December 11, 198419DBig Ten's Fighting ___Louis SabinMaleska
Wednesday, July 5, 197836DBig Ten teamHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Monday, May 22, 197845AFighting ___ (college team)Herb L. RisteenMaleska
Sunday, November 6, 197772DGrange's teamTap OsbornMaleska
Sunday, April 13, 1975109AFighting UrbanansBob LubbersWeng
Sunday, April 6, 197548DBig Ten teamAnne FoxWeng
Monday, September 17, 197349DSome of the Big TenUnknownWeng
Sunday, December 24, 1972120ABig Ten teamAnne FoxWeng
Friday, June 30, 196710DBig Ten team.W. E. JonesFarrar
Thursday, February 16, 196743DFighting ___ of football.Dorothea BauerFarrar
Sunday, September 18, 196679ABig Ten team.Jean ReedFarrar
Sunday, January 10, 1965120DChampaign rooters.Will WengFarrar
Sunday, March 18, 1962152AUrbana footballers.Hume CraftFarrar
Sunday, February 19, 1956103AMidwest football team.Charles E. GerschFarrar
Thursday, September 4, 195248D"Fighting" team from the Midwest.UnknownFarrar