The Illini run defense has been allowing big days all season long. And despite playing a struggling rushing team in Purdue on Saturday, that certainly didn't change.
The Illini try to boost their record to 4-2 on Saturday with an 11 a.m. matchup against Purdue in Champaign.
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It wasn't a banner day for offense Saturday in West Lafayette, but Iowa wideout Kevonte Martin-Manley turned in a terrific highlight-reel grab in the third quarter.