Plummer, Cockburn Lead Illinois Past RutgersAlfonso Plummer scored 24 points, Kofi Cockburn had a double-double and Illinois cruised to an victory over Rutgers on Friday night in the Big Ten opener for both teams.
Cockburn, Plummer Lead Illinois Past Notre DameKofi Cockburn scored 28 points, Alfonso Plummer added 21 and Illinois defeated Notre Dame on Monday night in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge.
Cockburn's Career Night Lifts No. 14 Illinois To win Over Texas Rio Grande ValleyKofi Cockburn scored a career-high 38 points to lead No. 14 Illinois to a hard-fought win over Texas Rio Grande Valley on Friday night.
No. 14 Illini Hold Off K-State In Hall Of Fame ClassicKofi Cockburn bruised his way to 23 points and 13 rebounds in his second game back, and Alfonso Plummer hit seven 3-pointers and added 21 points as the No. 14 Illini held off Kansas State in the consolation game of the Hall of Fame Classic.
Illini Lead By 15 Early, But End Up Losing To Cincinnati By 20Cincinnati mounted a big first-half charge to take a stunning halftime lead, then steadily pulled away from the No. 14 Illini for a victory that pushed them into the championship game of the Hall of Fame Classic.
Illinois Football Coach Bret Bielema Tests Positive For COVID, Will Miss Game Vs. IowaBielema said Tuesday he was tested for the coronavirus Monday night after developing mild symptoms during the day.
Illini Blow 12-Point Lead In Second Half, Lose To MarquetteTyler Kolek converted a steal into a go-ahead layup with 18 seconds left and Marquette forced 26 turnovers for a comeback victory over No. 10 Illinois on Monday night.
No. 11 Illinois Gets Guards Back, Beats Arkansas StateColeman Hawkins had 17 points on Friday night and No. 11 Illinois overwhelmed Arkansas State in a blowout.
Jacob Grandison Leads Short-Handed No. 11 Illinois Past Jackson StateJacob Grandison scored a career-high 20 points as short-handed No. 11 Illinois opened the season by rolling past Jackson State on Tuesday night.
Defense Dominates For Illinois In 14-6 Win At MinnesotaChase Brown rushed 33 times for 150 yards, and the Illinois defense delivered six sacks and two interceptions of Minnesota quarterback Tanner Morgan on the way to a 14-6 victory on Saturday.
Illini Only Manage 107 Yards On The Ground As They Lose To RutgersNoah Vedral threw for 138 yards and rushed for a touchdown to lead Rutgers past Illinois on Saturday.
Illinois Stuns No. 7 Penn State 20-18 In NCAA’s 1st 9OT GameCasey Washington caught a 2-point conversion pass from Brandon Peters to end the first nine-overtime game in NCAA history and lift Illinois over No. 7 Penn State 20-18 Saturday.
Wisconsin Badgers Trounce Fighting Illini 24-0 On Homecoming Weekend For IllinoisIllinois coach Bret Bielema was facing his old team and trying for his 100th career coaching win, but his team was listless and ineffective from the opening kickoff.
Chase Brown's 257 Yards, 2 TDs Lead Illinois Past CharlotteChase Brown rushed for 257 yards and two touchdowns and Illinois beat Charlotte on Saturday.
O’Connell Rallies Boilermakers Late To Get Past Illini 13-9Illinois (1-4, 1-2) has lost four in a row since beating Nebraska in the season opener.