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Iowa State Tops Illinois, 84-73Georges Niang led the Cyclones with 23 points.
No. 17 Northwestern Beats Illinois 24-14 For 10th WinJustin Jackson rushed for 172 yards and a touchdown.
Nunn Scores 18 To Lead Illinois Past UABKendrick Nunn made his season debut.
Illinois Athletic Director Hopes For Decision On Cubit By SundayBill Cubit was offensive coordinator for the Illini footbal team and took over as head coach when Tim Beckman was fired just before the start of the season.
The Bernstein Brief: Indecision, 'Considerable Turmoil' For IllinoisThe boosters and alums at Illinois can't agree on much.
Illini Escape With Buzzer-Beater, 82-79 Win Over Chicago StateJalen Coleman-Lands sank a 3-pointer from the corner at the buzzer.
Chattanooga Pushes Past Illinois, 81-77Illinois is 1-3 for the first time since 1965-66 and just the fourth time in 110 seasons.
Minnesota Outlasts Illinois, 32-23Shannon Brooks rushed for 174 yards and three touchdowns, including a 75-yard romp.
Providence Wins 60-59 After Illinois Misses Flurry Of ShotsRodney Bullock's free throw with 43 seconds left gave Providence a 60-59 victory.
Illinois Rallies To Beat North Dakota State, 80-74Illinois center Mike Thorne Jr. scored 21 points and the Illini stiffened on defense in the second half.
No. 2 Ohio States Runs Past Illinois, 28-3Ezekiel Elliott ran for 181 yards and two touchdowns.