Are these the new Illinois football uniforms?
There’s no higher-profile position battle in Champaign this offseason than the one going on at quarterback.
CLEMSON, S.C. -- Rod Hall made a driving layup with 9.3 seconds left to lead Clemson to a 50-49 win over Illinois in the NIT.
It's not the Big Dance, but at least it's a dance.
That's how the Illini and Gophers will have to look at things after accepting invites to the NIT on Sunday.
After getting run out of the building in a blowout loss to Michigan 10 days ago, the Illini knew what they had to do in the rematch Friday. And they did it.