It took a while but new quarterback Wes Lunt delivered a come-from-behind 28-17 win Saturday for Illinois over Youngstown State in a season opener.
Stability is such a key in the Big Ten, and Ohio State and Michigan State have it.
It’s time to honor the past and further connect Chicago to Champaign.
Illinois’ Big Ten slate starts tough, but there’s opportunity for a strong finish.
Lunt impressed during a freshman season at Oklahoma State before he was injured.
The Chicago Department of Public Health reported that a woman in her 70s contracted the virus in July.
Most people who live in Illinois were born here, but a New York Times analysis shows that the lure of warmer climates is more popular among residents here than in other states.
Wes Lunt will emerge as Illinois’ starting quarterback, but Tim Beckman is being patient.
Illinois requires students enrolling in school to be up-to-date on immunizations. Students enrolling in kindergarten for the first time in an Illinois school must have an eye exam by a licensed optometrist or a medical doctor.
John Groce is casting perhaps the widest net in Illini recruiting history.
The state of Illinois has a beef with the Michigan Wolverines.
Can the Big Ten finally produce a national champion again? Ohio State has the talent.
Josh Brent has served his punishment for intoxicated manslaughter.
Maryland coach Randy Edsall sounded off at media days, saying there needs to be “big changes.”
Illini football coach Tim Beckman understands the pressure he’s facing this season.
John Groce is now under contract through the 2018-’19 season.
Don’t blame Illinois’ admission standards for a lack of football talent — the onus is on the coaches.
Shawn Afryl, 22, suffered cardiac arrest while practicing.
Get ready for early starts with a pair of 11 a.m. kickoffs to open the season.
Illini fans can only hope that the next great prep star will stay home in college.