The Illini try to boost their record to 4-1 on Saturday with an 8 p.m. matchup against Nebraska in Lincoln.
Not sure if every team got the memo, but it's apparently wacky helmet week in the Big Ten.
Each week, CSN's Vinnie Duber takes a look at the full Big Ten schedule with game-by-game capsules.
The Illini defense remains a work in progress.
That's one way of saying that it hasn't performed very well this season.
Not long after an in-state star spurned the Illini, John Groce picked up a huge commitment from outside the Land of Lincoln.