The Illini try to boost their record to 4-4 on Saturday with an 11 a.m. matchup against Minnesota in Champaign.
Each week, CSN's Vinnie Duber takes a look at the full Big Ten schedule with game-by-game capsules.
How will Illinois stop Minnesota’s run game this weekend?
Let that fact sink in for a little bit. The four leading rushers in college football hail from the Big Ten.
Not too shabby for a conference looked at as a weakling early in the season.