Reilly O’Toole passed for 147 yards and three touchdowns and also ran for 147 yards, Josh Ferguson had a pair of rushing scores and Illinois took advantage of five Northwestern turnovers for a 47-33 victory over its in-state and Big Ten rival on Saturday.
Rayvonte Rice scored 21 points as the Illini improved to 5-0.
Aaron Cosby scored a team-high 18 points for the Illini.
For a team that was 11th in the Big Ten last season in scoring, Illinois’ offense has been nearly unstoppable to start the season.
One Year Later, Chicago-Area Woman Continues Work To Reunite People With Items Lost In Washington Tornado
It was a year ago tomorrow when a tornado devastated the town of Washington, Illinois and a woman who’d never heard of the town before the tornado has devoted this year to helping reunite people with their lost possessions.
Running back Mark Weisman ran for 134 yards and Iowa battered Illinois with 587 yards of offense Saturday in a 30-14 win.
After opening up an early 11-point edge, the Illini (1-0) never led by double-figures again until the game’s final minute.
A new study from the Entertainment Software Association (ESA) highlights the impact the video game industry has on state economies — and it’s mostly good news. Sadly, the gaming industry continues to flail in one critical area: women.
Illinois health officials now report more than a dozen cases of the mosquito-borne Chikungunya fever. CBS 2’s Chris Martinez reports.
By now, the lack of turnout by young voters has come to be expected. But, just for the heck of it, I looked at the numbers, and can prove just how dismal voter turnout is for 18-to 24-year-olds. Prepare to be sad.
Buckeyes quarterback J.T. Barrett threw for 167 yards.
At a time when pumpkin spice lattes — as tasty as they may be — are being ridiculed more than ever, one woman proves that she has no shame. Good for her!
Illinois turned to its much-criticized defense Saturday for a late touchdown and a defensive stand that delivered a 28-24 win over Minnesota.
Saturday figures to show how far the Spartans have come and how far the Wolverines have fallen.
With his latest recruiting miss, John Groce needs to sharpen his sights.
Gov. Pat Quinn was expected to form an Ebola task force and announce members next week, officials said.
Department Director Dr. LaMar Hasbrouck announced the hotline Thursday. It will be managed by staff from the Illinois Poison Center, who will be able to answer questions about the virus and the state’s response.
Big Ten basketball media day is upon us, and the season’s just around the corner.
McClain was a former Illinois assistant and state champion high school coach.
Illinois football has whiffed on some great signal-callers in the past two decades.