Michael Buchanan

Barrett Jones. (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Hoge: 2013 Bears Mock Draft 1.0

This is the first in a series of mock drafts for the Chicago Bears leading up the NFL Draft April 25-27.

CBS Chicago–02/05/2013

University of Illinois Fighting Illini Football

O’Toole Leads Illini By Charleston Southern, 44-0

Reilly O’Toole threw for 333 yards and five touchdowns and receiver Ryan Lankford had 97 yards and two scores to lead Illinois to a 44-0 win Saturday over Charleston Southern.


Nathan Scheelhaase (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Big Ten Preview: Illinois Fighting Illini

While Big Ten training camps are underway, Adam Hoge will devote an entire day to each of the 12 teams in the conference.

CBS Chicago–08/08/2012

Wisconsin v Illinois

No. 15 Wisconsin Rallies To Beat Illinois, 28-17

Wisconsin’s offense was sputtering and pesky Illinois looked primed to end its losing streak when Badgers coach Bret Bielema made his team a bold locker room promise.


Dan Persa

Persa Good To Go; Trumpy out For Season

After leaving Saturday’s game in the fourth quarter with what was described as “soreness” in his right foot, Dan Persa will start for the Wildcats on Saturday against Michigan.

CBS Chicago–10/03/2011

Mikel Leshoure

Muller: Illini Could Be In For Special Season In 2011

Winning a bowl game like the Texas Bowl may not be that big of a deal to many who follow college football, but for the University of Illinois fans and Ron Zook, they will gladly take it.


Illini’s Michael Buchanan suspended after suspicion of DUI

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Illinois has indefinitely suspended defensive lineman Michael Buchanan after he was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving over the weekend. Champaign County State’s Attorney Julia Rietz said Tuesday that Illinois State Police […]