1. Illinois Lands 3-Star DT Milan

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  2. Trenard Davis Commits to Illinois

    Recruiting news before National Signing Day! Fighting Illini Football just received a commitment from Trenard Davis...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 4 months ago 8 reads 0 comments

  3. Longtime Mizzou Coach Heading to Illinois?

    Craig Kuligowski has coached with Gary Pinkel for the last 23 seasons, heading up the longtime Mizzou coach's defensive line for the last 19 seasons dating back to their days at Toledo...

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  4. 3-Star WR Miller Decommits from Illini

    “@Admiller_9: I have decided to decommit from the University of Illinois... @DamonSayles ” has visited UK .....

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  5. Illini Axe Pair of Assistant Coaches

    Illinois fighting back and qualifying for a bowl game likely saved the head coach's job. The same, though, can't be said for a pair of assistants on his coaching staff. .....

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  6. Illinois Football: If the 2015 Season Started Tomorrow

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  7. Church Leaves Illini for EIU

    Devin Church wasn't likely going to start at running back next season for Illinois given the return of Josh Ferguson.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  8. Unlikely Heroes Lead Illinois to Bowl Game

    College football has had some king-sized stories to digest this season, including the first national championship playoff, Jameis Winston's sketchy behavior and the upcoming Nick Saban vs...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 5 months ago 4 reads 0 comments

  9. Heart of Dallas Bowl: Illinois vs Louisiana Tech Preview

    It's Bowl-nanza time at Campus Insiders. Our Ray Crawford and Doug Chapman break down the X-factors for the Illini and Bulldogs. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 6 months ago 38 reads 0 comments

  10. How Wes Lunt Stacks Up with Other Big Ten Quarterbacks

    When the Illinois Fighting Illini walk on the field of Cotton Bowl Stadium to face Louisiana Tech in the Heart of Dallas Bowl, Illini Nation knows that Illinois' starting quarterback will be senior Reilly O'Toole...

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  11. Illini Land More Recruits

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  12. Freshman All-America Honors Rolling in for Dudek

    Illinois wide receiver Mike Dudek was named a first-team Freshman All-American by Scout.com and was a true-freshman All-American according to ESPN.com and 247sports.com. Dudek also was named to ESPN...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 6 months ago 4 reads 0 comments

  13. Illini Football Content with Bowl, Not with Season

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  14. Illinois Football Still Competing at All Positions Heading into Bowl

    It will be a competition as usual for the Illinois quarterbacks as they prepare for the Zaxby's Heart of Dallas Bowl on Dec. 26.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 6 months ago 32 reads 0 comments

  15. Illinois Football's Joe Fotu Wears His History on His Arm

    A smile breaks out on Joe Fotu's face as he tilts his head sitting in the recruiting room of Memorial Stadium. Eyes, chin and fingers all point to his left arm.....

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  16. Bowl Destination Surprised O'Toole

    Reilly O'Toole went into late Sunday afternoon thinking the team he quarterbacks would spend the holidays in Detroit.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 6 months ago 35 reads 0 comments

  17. Report: Illinois, La. Tech Set for Heart of Dallas Bowl

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 6 months ago 19 reads 0 comments

  18. Illinois Football Looking for First Bowl Berth Under Beckman

    In the past 68 years, Illinois has been to 17 bowl games with an 8-9 record. And it's hoping to even out that tally with its 18th bowl game opportunity.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 6 months ago 17 reads 0 comments

  19. Illinois Football: Do They Ever Have a Chance at the Playoff?

    The new NCAA playoff for college football has everyone talking. This season we are going to have a great mix of four teams that no one knows who will come out victorious. But I have one question that keeps popping into my head...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 6 months ago 38 reads 0 comments

  20. Illinois Football Defense Makes Huge Improvements Late

    It may be shocking to some that Illinois is headed to a bowl game. But it's how the team got there that's the most surprising.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 6 months ago 54 reads 0 comments

  21. Illinois Football Bowl Projections: Where Will the Illini Play?

    Well, Illinois football is finally bowl eligible for the first time since the 2011 season. However, Illini Nation is now asking themselves an even bigger question than whether or not the Fighting Illini will make a bowl game...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 6 months ago 46 reads 0 comments

  22. Wise Backs AD's Decision to Keep Beckman

    Before Athletic Director Mike Thomas issued a statement Sunday announcing his decision to keep football coach Tim Beckman around for another season, he conferred with his boss.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 6 months ago 8 reads 0 comments

  23. Focus Turns Toward Northwestern in Bowl-or-Bust Rivalry Game

    Illinois head coach Tim Beckman did not name a starter for Saturday's bowl-or-bust game against Northwestern. Beckman said a decision would be made Thursday.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 6 months ago 9 reads 0 comments

  24. Coach Speak: Beckman on This Week's Quarterback

    Tim Beckman and the Illini checked in Monday ahead of Saturday morning's game at Northwestern. Here are three items they said that caught the ear of beat writer Matt Daniels.....

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  25. Illini Field Goal Sinks Penn State, 16-14

    Backup quarterback Reilly O'Toole led Illinois on a late drive that set up a game-winning David Reisner field goal, delivering a 16-14 win over Penn State on Saturday...

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