Illinois Says Farewell to Chief Illiniwek Mascot The University of Illinois has decided to retire its mascot, Chief Illiniwek, after 80 years. Michele Norris talks with Steve Raquel, an alumnus who portrayed the character in 1992 and 1993.
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Illinois Says Farewell to Chief Illiniwek Mascot

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Illinois Says Farewell to Chief Illiniwek Mascot

Illinois Says Farewell to Chief Illiniwek Mascot

Illinois Says Farewell to Chief Illiniwek Mascot

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