1. 4-Star DT Prospect Calvin Avery Commits to Illinois over Oklahoma, USC

    Defensive tackle Calvin Avery has committed to play college football at the University of Illinois starting in 2018. Jeremy Werner of Scout reported Avery's decision to play for the Fighting Illini...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 months ago 4,876 reads 0 comments

  2. Bunchie Young's Trainer Says Illinois Football Offered 10-Year-Old a Scholarship

    Mike Evans, the trainer for 10-year-old football and track star Bunchie Young, told ESPN's Adam Rittenberg on Thursday that his client received a scholarship offer from the Illinois Fighting Illini...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 5 months ago 2,612 reads 0 comments

  3. Former OL Simon Cvijanovic to Receive $250K Injury Settlement from Illinois

    The University of Illinois reached a settlement with former Fighting Illini football player Simon Cvijanovic. ESPN.com's Adam Rittenberg reported Cvijanovic will receive $250,000...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 months ago 15,635 reads 0 comments

  4. 3 Jailed Players Kicked off Illinois Football Team by Coach Lovie Smith

    Illinois football players Zarrian Holcombe, Darta Lee and Howard Watkins, who are jailed on armed robbery and home invasion charges, were all officially dismissed from the team Wednesday...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 6 months ago 46,080 reads 0 comments

  5. Darta Lee, HoJo Watkins, Zarrian Holcombe Arrested After Alleged Home Robbery

    Illinois football players Darta Lee, HoJo Watkins and Zarrian Holcombe were arrested Wednesday morning in Champaign, Illinois, and charged with home invasion and armed robbery. Jeremy Werner of Scout...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 7 months ago 19,538 reads 0 comments