Illinois Fighting Illini

4th Big Ten - West Division | 1-2
  • Passing Yards
    145th
    222.3 PYPG
  • Rushing Yards
    148th
    157.3 RYPG
  • Total Yards Per Game
    154th
    379.7 YPG
  • With offense flailing, Illinois coaches want more from Lunt
    The Associated Press

    With offense flailing, Illinois coaches want more from Lunt

    Before the season started, Illinois coach Lovie Smith said he saw all he needed to know about his new quarterback, Wes Lunt, when he watched game film from last year's comeback win over Nebraska. Lunt led the Illini to two fourth quarter touchdowns and a 14-13 upset, one of the team's two Big

  • Maryland, Ohio State take a break as Big Ten plays opens
    The Associated Press

    Maryland, Ohio State take a break as Big Ten plays opens

    There is something to be said about having a week off before delving into Big Ten play. When Maryland returns, it will host Purdue on Oct. 1. Urban Meyer, coach of No. 2 Ohio State, also has Saturday off.

  • The Associated Press

    No. 15 Cornhuskers aim to continue perfect start vs. Ilinois

    The Illinois Fighting Illini (1-2) travel to Lincoln, Neb., to take on the No. 15 Cornhuskers at Memorial Stadium on Saturday afternoon (3:30 p.m. ET on ESPN2) following a bye week. Despite a 4-0 start, the Cornhuskers could probably use a week off, too. Now nearly a full month into the season, injuries