Illinois

RANK: #89

   

RECORD: 4-8

   

Big Ten RECORD: 2-7

   
2019 Schedule
08/31
AKRON
 
09/07
at Connecticut
 
09/14
EASTERN MICHIGAN
 
09/21
NEBRASKA
 
10/05
at Minnesota
 
10/12
MICHIGAN
 
10/19
WISCONSIN
 
10/26
at Purdue
 
11/02
RUTGERS
 
11/09
at Michigan State
 
11/23
at Iowa
 
11/30
at Northwestern
 
2018 Results
W
KENT STATE
31-24
W
WESTERN ILLINOIS
34-14
L
vs. South Florida (Chicago, IL)
19-25
L
PENN STATE
24-63
W
at Rutgers
38-17
L
PURDUE
7-46
L
at Wisconsin
20-49
L
at Maryland
33-63
W
MINNESOTA
55-31
L
at Nebraska
35-54
L
IOWA
0-63
L
NORTHWESTERN
16-24
Lindy's Top 25 Picks Against the Spread: Week 13 Results

Lindy's Top 25 Picks Against the Spread: Week 13 Results

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November 21 Lindy's Top 25 Picks Against the Spread for Week 13 of the college football season are up! Hitting nearly 60 percent on Picks to Click (4 of 5 pickers agree). Click here to see this week's selections! FULL STORY

Barker’s Catch Gives Illini Its Biggest Comeback Ever

Barker’s Catch Gives Illini Its Biggest Comeback Ever

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November 12 Led by senior quarterback Brandon Peters, a Michigan Wolverine transfer, Illinois mounted a desperate comeback, but with just five seconds remaining in the game, they still trailed, 34-30, and had the ball on the Spartans’ five-yard line. FULL STORY

Lindy's Top 25 Picks Against the Spread: Week Seven Results

Lindy's Top 25 Picks Against the Spread: Week Seven Results

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October 10 Our Top 25 Picks Against the Spread for Week Seven are posted! Check out this week's picks here! FULL STORY

Cal, Illinois seek strong finish at Redbox Bowl

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December 27 Monday's Redbox Bowl at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif., pits Cal against Illinois in a matchup of some significance for the progress of each program. FULL STORY

Illinois dismisses DL Oladipo

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November 20 Illinois dismissed redshirt sophomore defensive lineman Lere Oladipo from the football program for a violation of team rules. FULL STORY

Illinois comes in hot against No. 17 Iowa

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November 20 It's not hard for Illinois head coach Lovie Smith to find a source of motivation for his team heading into a matchup at No. 17 Iowa on Saturday. FULL STORY

Illinois starts fundraiser for injured ex-DE Roundtree

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November 02 As former Illinois defensive end Bobby Roundtree continues to receive care for a severe spinal cord injury, the university athletic department is raising money to help with the costs. FULL STORY

Taylor, No. 6 Wisconsin aim at Illinois' porous run D

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October 15 Wisconsin junior Jonathan Taylor is set to join a trio of elite running backs when the dominant No. 6 Badgers play their first Big Ten road game at Illinois on Saturday. FULL STORY

Illinois, Nebraska to meet in Ireland in 2021

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October 14 Nebraska and Illinois will open their 2021 seasons in Dublin, Ireland. FULL STORY

No. 16 Wolverines 'close' offensively heading to Illinois

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October 08 Michigan has made big strides defensively in the past two games. Offensively, the Wolverines might still need a lot of work. FULL STORY

DEPTH CHART

Offense
QB 12
Matt Robinson
6-1
185
Fr.
RB 2
Reggie Corbin*
5-10
200
Sr.
WR 4
Ricky Smalling*
6-1
205
Jr.
WR N/A
Trevon Sidney
5-11
170
Jr.
WR 6
Dominic Stampley
5-10
175
Jr.
TE 87
Daniel Barker
6-4
245
So.
LT 79
Vederian Lowe*
6-5
315
Jr.
LG 53
Kendrick Green*
6-4
300
So.
C 65
Doug Kramer*
6-2
305
Jr.
RG 74
Richie Pettibon
6-4
315
Sr.
RT 63
Alex Palczewski*
6-6
300
Jr.
Defense
DE 97
Bobby Roundtree*
6-5
245
Jr.
DT 55
Jamal Milan*
6-3
300
Sr.
DT 91
Jamal Woods*
6-2
265
So.
DE 99
Owen Carney Jr.*
6-3
255
Jr.
LB 35
Jake Hansen*
6-1
235
Sr.
LB 9
Dale Harding
6-1
230
Sr.
LB 15
Delano Ware*
6-0
200
So.
CB 8
Nate Hobbs*
6-0
180
Jr.
CB 21
Jartavius Martin*
6-0
190
So.
SS 30
Sydney Brown*
6-0
200
So.
FS 6
Tony Adams*
6-0
190
Jr.
SPECIAL TEAMS
K 38
Caleb Griffin*
6-3
200
Fr.
P 14
Blake Hayes*
6-6
230
Jr.
*Returning Starters
2018 RANKINGS
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
26.0
92
Rushing
243.0
12
Passing
165.7
114
Total
408.7
62
DEFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
39.4
123
Rushing
245.3
121
Passing
263.1
113
Total
508.3
127
TO MARGIN
PER GAME
RANK
-4
-0.33
T-90
2017 RANKINGS
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
15.4
126
Rushing
105.6
122
Passing
174.8
106
Total
280.4
126
DEFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
31.5
91
Rushing
218.5
116
Passing
199.9
34
Total
418.4
85
TO MARGIN
PER GAME
RANK
-7
-0.58
T-106
2016 RANKINGS
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
19.7
122
Rushing
140.5
105
Passing
174.6
109
Total
315.1
123
DEFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
31.9
94
Rushing
219.2
105
Passing
185.9
17
Total
405.1
61
TO MARGIN
PER GAME
RANK
-2
-0.17
T-82