Rutgers Beats Illinois, 35-24Gus Edwards rushed for 91 yards and two touchdowns as Rutgers ended a 16-game losing streak in the Big Ten.
Stanley, Iowa Roll Past Illinois, 45-16Nate Stanley threw for 247 yards and three touchdowns to lead the Hawkeyes.
Nebraska Rolls Past Illinois, 28-6Illinois (2-2, 0-1) continued to struggle behind run-first quarterback Chayce Crouch.
USF Rolls Over Illinois, 47-23Illinois (2-1) stumbled in what also was a homecoming of sorts for coach Lovie Smith, who returned to the stadium where he led the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for two seasons.
Preview: Illinois-South FloridaIllini running back Mike Epstein is coming off his first 100-yard rushing performance.
Illinois Tops Western Kentucky, 20-7The Illini's young defense, including three freshmen starters, held the Hilltoppers to 244 total yards.
Milan Blocks FG As Time Expires, Illinois Beats Ball State 24-21Mike Epstein scored on a 1-yard run with just over two minutes remaining after Mike Dudek returned a punt 52 yards.
Bernstein: Josh Whitman's Rambling Letter Highlights U Of I's ProblemIllinois should've long ago parted ways with all ties to Chief Illiniwek, handled a little blowback and been done with it.
'War Chant' Will No Longer Be Played At University Of Illinois Sporting EventsThe university decided to end the playing of the song so as to be more "inclusive," a spokesperson told the Chicago Tribune.
Illinois Hoping To Get Back Old Mike Dudek After 2 ACL TearsDudek set school freshman records with 1,038 receiving yards and 76 catches in 2014.
For Your Enjoyment, Lovie Smith Talks Bears QuarterbacksSmith coached Mike Glennon in Tampa Bay and praised his leadership.
3 Illini Football Players Accused Of Burglary Are Off The TeamCoach Lovie Smith on Wednesday dismissed freshman tight end Zarrian Holcombe and offensive linemen Darta Lee and Howard Watkins.