Mikel Leshoure has officially arrived. So, does that also mean he’s already gone?
The happiest man in Chicago this past Saturday had to be The University of Illinois Head Football Coach Ron Zook. Could you blame him?
Illinois struggled on defense for the second straight week on Saturday, as Minnesota rallied for a 38-34 win in Champaign.
Illinois kept close in points, even got ahead 45-38 with 11:35 left of the fourth quarter. Michigan tied the game with less than two minutes left and the two teams went into three over times.
Michigan State is looking to be 7-0 after facing Illinois Saturday, but the Fighting Illini has different hopes. Illinois has the 20th best defense nationally and will be a challenge for Michigan State to get […]
Illinois looks for their second straight road win and travel to Spartan Stadium. The last Illinois trip to East Lansing it resulted in an Illini win and some bad blood. Will there be a repeat of both this year?
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) Illinois is two games into a three-game stretch that back in August looked a lot more likely to break their season than make it. But the Illini (3-2, 1-1 Big Ten) have […]
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By DAVID MERCER, Associated Press Writer CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) When Terrelle Pryor sprinted out of the locker room late in the third quarter, the sound that came from several thousand red-shirted Buckeye fans was pure […]
By DAVID MERCER Associated Press Writer CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The annual battle between Ohio State and Illinois for the wooden turtle known as the Illibuck has in recent years been decided on the ground. […]
By DAVID MERCER, Associated Press Writer CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) Over the course of a handful of plays last Saturday, it became clear that Mikel Leshoure was starting to turn into the kind of running back […]
By DAVID MERCER, Associated Press Writer CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) Running back Mikel Leshoure rushed for 180 yards and two touchdowns and quarterback Nathan Scheelhaase added 115 yards and another score to lead the Fighting Illini […]