Eastern Illinois Panthers


Minnesota opened its season with a 42-20 win over Eastern Illinois on Thursday in the Twin Cities. Here's the good, the bad and the B1G from the Gophers' victory.


A former member of the Mount Carmel Caravan will look to join the Fighting Illini basketball team.


Jimmy Garoppolo has often been compared to Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo mainly because the two are Eastern Illinois products.


Local quarterbacks with NFL aspirations will be on display in Saturday's East-West Shrine Game.


CHICAGO (AP) Dave Sobolewski scored 17 of his career-high 25 points in the first half and Drew Crawford added 18 as Northwestern routed Illinois-Chicago 93-58 on Wednesday ni