As the independent investigation into Illinois head football coach Tim Beckman continues, one former player feels good enough about his former coach to come back to the program.
Illinois will have one fewer quarterback on its roster next season.
According to a Thursday report from Scout.com, Illinois quarterback Aaron Bailey has requested release from his scholarship and is seeking a transfer.
When the Illini meet the Huskies in Seattle this weekend, it'll be a rematch of a game played just a year ago.
But not really.
The Illini open their season Saturday with an 11 a.m. matchup against Youngstown State. Here’s what you should be paying attention to when the orange and blue take the field.