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Darius Paul Leaves Illinois, Signs With JUCO Lamar State

Darius Paul had previously been suspended from the Illini after a run-in with police.

CBS Chicago–05/30/2014

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Western Michigan Beats Northern Illinois 61-56

Shayne Whittington scored 21 points Tuesday and David Brown added 18 as Western Michigan downed Northern Illinois 61-56.

03/04/2014

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W. Michigan Edges N. Illinois 74-71

David Brown scored 26 points, hitting 5 of 8 from 3-point range, as Western Michigan held on for a 74-71 win over Northern Illinois on Sunday.

02/09/2014

Treyvon Green #22 of the Northwestern Wildcats runs for a touchdown against the Western Michigan Broncos during the fourth quarter on September 14, 2013 at Ryan Field in Evanston, Illinois. The Northwestern Wildcats defeated the Western Michigan Broncos 38-17.(Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

No. 17 Northwestern Routs Western Michigan 38-17

Twice in the first half, Western Michigan jumped out to a lead and began to dream of what might be.

09/15/2013

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W. Michigan Defense Stifles N. Illinois, 71-34

David Brown scored 13 points and Western Michigan held Northern Illinois to its lowest point total in 67 years, defeating the Broncos 71-34 Saturday night.

01/20/2013

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Report: Illini Hire W. Michigan’s Cubit As OC

According to a report, Illinois has hired former Western Michigan head coach Bill Cubit to be the team’s offensive coordinator.

CBS Chicago–01/07/2013

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Illini, Beckman Survive Broncos For Win, 24-7

The Illini opened up a 17-0 lead but their offense stalled when quarterback Nathan Scheelhaase left the game with an ankle injury late in the third quarter.

09/01/2012

Illinois offensive linesman Simon Cvijanovic (68) blocks Western Michigan defensive end Deauntay Legrier (36) while Illinois quarterback Nathan Scheelhaase (2) looks to pass during the second half of an NCAA college football game on Saturday, Sept. 24, 2011, in Champaign, Ill. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman)

Illinois Survives W. Michigan Scare, 23-20

Troy Pollard rushed for a career-high 133 yards and No. 24 Illinois needed all three of Derek Dimke’s field goals Saturday to survive Western Michigan 23-20 and improve to 4-0 for the first time since 1951.

09/24/2011