On the latest 200 Level, Mike jumps in on the latest Kingfisher mascot movement, the age-old mascot debate, a little more Big Ten football preview (the season starts in one month), and a big Illini basketball target.
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Better Late Than Never (01/31/23) – The 200 Level with Mike Carpenter: A Fighting Illini Fan Podcast
A frustrating 30 minutes are followed by a dominant final 10, as Illini basketball beats Nebraska 72-56. Ride the roller coaster with Mike Carpenter as Illinois, trailing 50-48, go on a 24-6 run to win their 7th out of 8. With Iowa looming on Saturday, Brad Underwood's team has an opportunity to create some space in the top 4 of the Big Ten.