For two consecutive seasons, the Illinois defense has been, statistically, one of the Big Ten’s worst.
CHAMPAIGN — Coming off a 6-7 season with a tough schedule and surrounded by allegations of abuse, why are the Illini feeling so comfortable?
It's that time of year.
Illinois defeated Minnesota, 28-24, on Saturday in Champaign. The Illini improved to 4-4, and the Gophers dropped to 6-2.
CHAMPAIGN — V’Angelo Bentley excels as a return man.
And we’re not just talking punts and kickoffs.