A different scene took place two years ago at Ryan Field.
Illinois athletic director Mike Thomas has a big decision awaiting this weekend.
Saturday figures to show how far the Spartans have come and how far the Wolverines have fallen.
Wisconsin was once in the doldrums and is now a Big Ten power.
With Wes Lunt out, it’s either Bailey or Reilly O’Toole’s job to win.
Illinois is just 1-17 in Big Ten play under Beckman’s direction.
The Cornhuskers can truly prove themselves Saturday in East Lansing.
Ravenous Illinois fans take over Internet polls — what would they do with a real championship team?
Tim Beckman’s boss made it clear upon his hiring that Big Ten success was the goal.
Hey, if you’re winning, you can talk all you want, right?
Illinois is 2-0 despite sluggish starts to games.
Illinois’ football attendance has been dwindling for five straight seasons.
No Illini coach has started with three straight losing seasons since 1977-’79.
Stability is such a key in the Big Ten, and Ohio State and Michigan State have it.
It’s time to honor the past and further connect Chicago to Champaign.
Lunt impressed during a freshman season at Oklahoma State before he was injured.
Maryland coach Randy Edsall sounded off at media days, saying there needs to be “big changes.”
Illini football coach Tim Beckman understands the pressure he’s facing this season.
Don’t blame Illinois’ admission standards for a lack of football talent — the onus is on the coaches.
Shawn Afryl, 22, suffered cardiac arrest while practicing.