Matt LaCosse


The Illini added another name to their stable of wide receivers on Monday.


CHAMPAIGN — For a brief moment on Saturday, the clouds above Memorial Stadium parted and things didn't look so bad for Illini fans.


CHAMPAIGN – If Illinois needed a confidence boost before starting Big Ten play, it picked the right opponent for the final non-conference game of the year.


CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Saturday was all about change in Champaign. The University of Illinois debuted new orange helmets, a beautiful new video board and a new offense under coordinator Bill Cubit.