Illinois will happily join in the postseason fun despite its 5-7 record. It just needs Georgia State and South Alabama to lose this weekend to make that a possibility. 237 more words
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CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Illinois now says that if its football team is invited to a bowl it would go.
The Illini are among the 5-7 teams that could fill out available bowl slots but spokesman Kent Brown had said Monday the team wasn’t sure it would accept a bowl invitation. 97 more words
The Hat is back! Northwestern beat Illinois at Soldier Field on Saturday to reclaim the Land of Lincoln trophy, otherwise known as the HAT, and finish with 10 wins on the season for the first time since 1995. 707 more words
By Chris Emma–
(CBS) Silly Season is upon us, marked by the madness of Black Sunday.
Two days after the perplexing scene of Black Friday, when the masses pummel each other to save 30 percent on a TV, comes the comparable carnage of Black Sunday in college football. 1,120 more words