Unlike Most Schools, Illinois Banks On Lovie Smith's NFL ApproachSmith insists that coaching college football at Illinois hasn't been much different than what he grew accustomed to as coach of the Bears and Buccaneers.
The Bernstein Brief: Get Tim Beckman Away From College Football PlayersBeckman was brought on to the North Carolina staff as a volunteer assistant.
Report: Tim Beckman Is Now A Volunteer Assistant Coach At North CarolinaBeckman was fired by Illinois last August when an investigation concluded he mistreated players.
2016 Big Ten West Preview: A Hawkeyes Repeat?Kirk Ferentz's group surprised many last season as it ran off an undefeated regular season before losing its last two. Can the Hawkeyes win the West once again?
Gruen: Little Learned At Media Days, But Lovie Smith Flashes His Polish, Doesn't Embarrass IlliniThere’s a more capable face leading the Illinois program now.
Illinois Dismisses Kendrick Nunn From Team After He Pleaded Guilty To Misdemeanor BatteryNunn averaged 15.5 points as a junior in the 2015-'16 season.
The Bernstein Brief: Illinois Must Act On Kendrick NunnNunn recently pleaded guilty to misdemeanor battery stemming from an incident with a woman in March.
Domestic Battery Charge Against Illini's Jaylon Tate Is DroppedProsecutors concluded there wasn't enough evidence to convict Tate.
Illini's Kendrick Nunn Pleads Guilty To Misdemeanor BatteryNunn was initially charged with two counts of domestic battery after being accused in March of striking a woman during a domestic dispute.
Bernstein: Illinois Considering Tougher Stand Against The ChiefA faction of the Board of Trustees wants the tired controversy over, believing it to be a continuing embarrassment.
The Bernstein Brief: Finally, A New Illinois MascotA university that gets so much wrong is picking a new mascot -- what could go wrong?
U Of I Moves Forward With Plan To Establish A MascotChief Illiniwek had long been identified as the U of I’s main symbol, but opposition mounted over years based on concerns the icon was racially insensitive.