According to a Thursday report from Scout.com, Illinois quarterback Aaron Bailey has requested release from his scholarship and is seeking a transfer.
With National Signing Day in the books, the Illini have their 2015 recruiting class.
Head coach Tim Beckman announced 25 new additions to the Illinois program on Wednesday afternoon.
For the first time this season, the Illini are .500 in Big Ten play.
The Illini have played a lot of games this season in the wake of bad news.
Illinois guards Rayvonte Rice and Aaron Cosby are suspended indefinitely for violating team rules, head coach John Groce announced prior to Saturday's game.