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Illinois hands Minnesota first Big Ten loss

Illinois (4-4, 1-3 Big Ten) may want to wear their gray alternate uniforms more often after today. The Illini rallied in the second half after it appeared the game had slipped away from them to hand Minnesota (6-2, 3-1 Big Ten) its first loss in conference play this season. 355 more words

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Minnesota playing like they've seen a ghost vs. Illinois

Minnesota entered this weekend unbeaten in Big Ten play, but perhaps the image of gray uniforms staring them down was too much to handle in the first half. 206 more words

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Ex Illini Coaches Mourn Passing of Wayne McClain

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — It seems no one knew that former University of Illinois assistant basketball coach Wayne McClain had cancer until just before he died last week. 544 more words

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Illinois expects to play both backup QBs vs. Minnesota

You know the saying – if you play two quarterbacks, you’re probably grasping at straws in hopes of saving your job.

With starting quarterback Wes Lunt  252 more words

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