This is certain: Prospective recruits won’t be watching on a Friday night.
Kickoff time for the Sept. 4 game hasn’t been set yet.
Rapheal Davis scored 18 points, and A.J. Hammons had 16 points and 10 rebounds.
Third-seeded Oakland (10-16) was up 30-25 at the break and led 56-55 with 4:33 left.
Rayvonte Rice scored 23 and led Illinois to a win that bolstered its NCAA Tournament resume.
More than 4,000 free tickets have been offered to students.
“I’m not here to go to bowl games; I want to go to Lucas Oil,” Tim Beckman says.
Rayvonte Rice returned to the starting lineup and scored 19 points.
Aaron White scored a career-high 29 points to lead Iowa to a 68-60 win over Illinois on Wednesday night.
The Illini fell to 17-10.
The indefinitely suspended Cosby will transfer to a new school.
Stuck in the muck of the Big Ten sits an Indiana team with all the potential to make an NCAA Tournament run or bow out in the NIT.
Frank Kaminsky scored 23 points, Bronson Koenig added 15, and No. 5 Wisconsin beat Illinois 68-49 on Sunday.
The win was the fourth straight for the Illini (17-8, 7-5 Big Ten).
Paris Burns scored 21 points, including four 3-pointers, Ahman Fells added 17, and the Flames (7-19, 3-8) hit 11 of 17 from long distance and made 20 of 26 free throws.
Illinois will play its home game with Northwestern at Soldier Field, but the Wildcats will keep theirs in Evanston.
Illinois-Northwestern football should be played at Soldier Field every year.
The Illini and Wildcats will square off at Soldier Field in 2015, 2017 and 2019.
Wisconsin is too much for the Big Ten to handle.
Malcolm Hill scored 19 points and Illinois withstood a last-minute technical foul to beat Michigan State 59-54 on Saturday afternoon.
Photos from the Illinois Indiana game on February 7th. The Fighting Illini won the game 74-72.
Joe Paterno’s coaching career has come to a crashing end. Here are a number of photos of Paterno through the years.