Well, the Illini defense outplayed the Illini offense in the first half. At times. Words not spoken much at all last year. But if Wes Lunt and Co. don't get it in gear in the second half, the unfathomable might happen. Illinois might lose to an FCS opponent for the first time. Ever. Illinois lead Youngstown State 7-6 at halftime.
Football coach's bid to survive at Illinois begins Saturday.
College football writer Matt Daniels takes an in-depth look at the projected starters.
Youngstown State coach has fond memories of Memorial Stadium.
Illini sweep season-opening match against Long Beach State.
Said Andy Lunt, Wes’ father: “We were all excited when we found out he was starting. We all knew it was something he really wanted. He has loved Illinois his whole life.”
Five-star point guard's relationship with coaching staff, potential teammates will weigh heavily on his decision.
DeKalb senior running back seeks big season before joining Illini this winter.
2014 Football Schedule
|Aug. 30 vs. Youngstown State, 11 a.m., BTN|
|Sept. 6 vs. Western Kentucky, 11 a.m., BTN|
|Sept. 13 at Washington , 3 p.m., Fox|
|Sept. 20 vs. Texas State - TBA|
|Sept. 27 at Nebraska - 8pm, 8 p.m., BTN|
|Oct. 4 vs. Purdue - TBA|
|Oct. 11 at Wisconsin - TBA|
|Oct. 25 vs. Minnesota, 11 a.m.|
|Nov 1 at Ohio State - 7p.m., ABC, ESPN, or ESPN2|
|Nov. 15 vs. Iowa - TBA|
|Nov. 22 vs. Penn State - TBA|
|Nov. 29 at Northwestern|
|Sept. 5 vs. Kent State|
|Sept. 12 vs. Western Illinois|
|Sept. 19 at North Carolina|
|Sept. 26 vs. Middle Tennesee|
|Oct. 3 vs. Nebraska|
|Oct. 10 at Iowa|
|Oct. 24 vs. Wisconsin|
|Oct. 31 at Penn State|
|Nov. 21 at Minnesota|
|Nov. 28 vs. Northwestern|
Illinois vs Youngstown State WDWS Football Pre-Game 8-30-14
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