After two dominant wins against Kent State and Western Illinois, the question became whether this Illinois team was for real or if it was just taking advantage of weak competition.
It’s been an impressive start for the Illini, 2-0 with a pair of blowout wins. They’ve outscored opponents 96-3. They’ve yet to allow a touchdown.
The Badgers haven't been their typically dominant selves thus far in the NCAA tournament. But surviving and advancing is what it's all about.
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Entering Friday's Quick Lane Bowl, North Carolina had one of the worst defenses in college football. And the Tar Heels showed why.