Ryan Lankford

Memorial Stadium in Champaign, Il. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Illinois Stuns Cincinnati, 45-17

Nathan Scheelhaase passed for 312 yards and four touchdowns to lead Illinois to a surprise 45-17 win Saturday over Cincinnati.

09/07/2013

Illini helmet logo. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Scheelhaase Leads Illini To 42-34 Victory Over SIU

Nathan Scheelhaase threw for career-best 416 yards and two touchdowns Saturday to lead Illinois to a 42-34 win over Southern Illinois. But the Illini had to hang on late to beat the Football Championship Subdivision school.

08/31/2013

University of Illinois Fighting Illini Football

Stave, Ball Lead Wisconsin Over Illinois 31-14

Joel Stave threw two touchdown passes and Wisconsin’s running game showed signs of life as the Badgers defeated Illinois 31-14 on Saturday.

10/06/2012

Head caoch Ron Zook of the Illinois Fighting Illini (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Gray Guides Minnesota Past Skidding Illinois 27-7

MarQueis Gray rushed for 167 yards and two touchdowns and threw for another score, guiding Minnesota past backsliding Illinois 27-7 on Saturday in the season finale and sending the Fighting Illini to their sixth straight defeat.

11/26/2011

Illinois quarterback Nathan Scheelhaase (2) makes his way through the Arizona State defense while running the option during the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 17, 2011 in Champaign. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman)

Illinois Holds Off No. 22 Arizona State 17-14

Illinois sacked Arizona State’s Brock Osweiler six times and turned one into a touchdown in a 17-14 win over the No. 22 Sun Devils on Saturday night.

09/17/2011