The Illini will open the 2015 football season on Friday night.
The orange and blue are worried about a different color when it comes to moving three football games to Soldier Field over the next five years.
The battle for the Land of Lincoln Trophy is going to take place in Chicago three times over the next several years.
Illinois athletics director Mike Thomas announced Sunday afternoon that Tim Beckman will return to coach the Illini for the 2015 season.
Tim Beckman will be back at Illinois next season, according to numerous reports Sunday.