The Bears have picked their 10th safety since 2005.
Vic Law scored 17 points, Tre Demps added 16 and Northwestern beat Penn State 60-39 on Saturday afternoon.
Illinois forward Malcolm Hill scored 27 points.
The NCAA’s reinstatement of the late Joe Paterno’s wins should not give cover to Penn State zealots, Dan Bernstein writes.
Backup quarterback Reilly O’Toole led Illinois on a late drive that set up a game-winning David Reisner field goal, delivering a 16-14 win over Penn State on Saturday.
The more we learn of schools and the NCAA, the more sympathetic we are for the athletes taking advantage of a corrupt system.
“We have a lot of expectations of ourselves,”Frank Kaminsky says.
The Cornhuskers can truly prove themselves Saturday in East Lansing.
Tim Beckman’s boss made it clear upon his hiring that Big Ten success was the goal.
Want to be good at football? It’s about attitude and investment.
The Big Ten is down — and perhaps out of the College Football Playoff already.
The Nittany Lions were halfway through a four-year postseason ban stemming from the Jerry Sandusky scandal.
Illinois’ football attendance has been dwindling for five straight seasons.
No Illini coach has started with three straight losing seasons since 1977-’79.
Can the Big Ten finally produce a national champion again? Ohio State has the talent.
SEC coaches are crying foul as coaches from the North help coach (recruit) at camps down South.
A group of DePaul students held a protest over what they feel are severe shortcomings by their school’s athletic department when it comes to handling cases of sexual violence.
Why is it so important to some that there is a fantasy world in which none of this happened?
There’s no salvation waiting for Purdue, but hope resides for Minnesota, Illinois and Indiana.
D.J. Newbill scored 12 points and Penn State’s zone defense stifled Northwestern in the Nittany Lions’ 59-32 Big Ten win Thursday.