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Tickets for Purdue Boilermakers vs Iowa Hawkeyes Going for $1.11
The Purdue Boilermakers and Iowa Hawkeyes have both struggled through the early going of the 2013 college football season, with a combined record of 5-9 through 14 games collectively. The Hawkeyes have limped to a 4-3 start, while the Boilermakers […]
Illinois Says Goodbye to Nathan Scheelhause; Will an NFL Team Say Hello?
The University of Illinois Fighting Illini will be wishing their longtime quarterback farewell now that his senior season has come to an end. Upon reflections, it has been a long road for the young man from Kansas City Missouri who enrolled at […]
Illinois Fighting Illini Break Losing Streak, What Now?
The Illinois Fighting Illini finally ended their Big Ten losing streak yesterday, defeating the Purdue Boilermakers in West Lafayette 20-16. Now that the monkey is off the back of the Illini, the question is, where does Illinois go from here? […]
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Ohio State Buckeyes Look to Keep 2 Streaks Alive Tomorrow
Tomorrow’s game could push one streak up to 22 and another to 20. The first is the Ohio State Buckeyes‘ overall win streak and the second is the Illinois Fighting Illini’s Big Ten losing streak. To avoid that situation, Ohio State […]
Can the Illinois Fighting Illini Finally Break Their Streak?
For a game in which the defensive players on both teams are expected to be more spectators than contributors, the victory may very well go to the team that can muster up some kind of effort that has been sadly […]
Wisconsin vs. Illinois: Game Preview With TV Schedule
The Wisconsin Badgers have one of the best teams in the Big Ten once again — what a surprise. The Badgers are coming off a thumping of the Northwestern Wildcats at home and the game wasn’t even close. Wisconsin has […]
Illinois Makes Negative Statement in Lincoln, Getting Blow Out
After its best offensive performance of the season at home against Miami of Ohio last week, the Illinois Fighting Illini were set for their first Big Ten game with a ton of confidence against a Nebraska defense that had been […]
Josh Ferguson Helps Illinois Find Balance Against Miami (Ohio)
The Illinois took my advice and fed Josh Ferguson the football. The result was a 50-14 win over Miami (OH) in which Illinois gained some confidence and momentum headed into Big Ten conference play. Ferguson finished the day with 13 touches […]
Illinois Looking To Tune Up for Big Ten Season
This Saturday, the Fighting Illini will wrap up their non-conference schedule at home against Miami of Ohio. Besides improving their record to 3-1, there are some other goals that Illinois should look to achieve. This Saturday is the perfect opportunity […]
Illinois Fighting Illini Football: Will QB Nathan Scheelhaase Finally Reach Full Potential in 2013?
When Nathan Scheelhaase signed with the Illinois Fighting Illini in 2009 there was a lot of excitement surrounding the young quarterback. He was a four-star recruit and was a dual-threat with his ability to both run and throw the football. […]