Two assistant coaches are no longer with the Illinois coaching staff.
Mike Thorne Jr. is out indefinitely, the Illini announced Monday night.
Nebraska, Minnesota and Illinois all failed to record the requisite six wins to become bowl eligible. But that's not going to prevent them from making postseason appearances.
Illinois sophomore running back Kendrick Foster announced Monday on Twitter that he intends to transfer out of the Illini football program to another school.
It all comes down to this.