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MJ's Minute, Sept. 1, 2015: Who's starting?

A month out from the start of practice, beat writer Marcus Jackson tells us who’s going to start on Opening Night for the Illini. Questions? Submit them here as MJ is chatting Wednesday.

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Tate: Making a case for Mike Thomas

Tate: Making a case for Mike Thomas

The majority has been wrong before. When the all-too-soon time comes to name a permanent Illini football coach, Mike Thomas is the most logical person to do it.

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Tate: This one's for you, Lou

Tate: This one's for you, Lou

Lou Henson Court has a nice ring to it, doesn't it?

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College basketball extra: Hill asked to scale back work

College basketball extra: Hill asked to scale back work

Malcolm Hill is in trouble. Illinois’ talented junior has been ignoring orders of the Illinois coaching staff and doing his own thing.

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Tue, 09/01/2015 - 7:00am

Money talk: Changes at top in UI salaries

Money talk: Changes at top in UI salaries

Five of the top 10 University of Illinois earners at the end of last school year are no longer in those jobs.


Mon, 08/31/2015 - 8:21pm

From the blog: coach Cubit's best game week quotes

From the blog: coach Cubit's best game week quotes

We learned a lot about our new fearless leader during his first game week news conference.


Mon, 08/31/2015 - 8:00am

Football pick 'em Week 1: Kent State

Football pick 'em Week 1: Kent State

Hey, would you look at that…game week is here.


Mon, 08/31/2015 - 9:24pm

Interim leader feeling support before opener

Interim leader feeling support before opener

Sporting a navy blue coat with an Illinois shield pin, an orange button down shirt and khakis, the newest Big Ten football coach looked, talked and acted the part Monday afternoon at Memorial Stadium.


Mon, 08/31/2015 - 9:19pm

Asmussen: Outside parties interested in coaching switch

Asmussen: Outside parties interested in coaching switch

It's not just those in Champaign-Urbana who care that Tim Beckman was fired from his post with the Illinois football team.


Mon, 08/31/2015 - 9:29pm

Scheelhaase likely receiving new role

Scheelhaase likely receiving new role

While not official yet, it is expected that Scheelhaase will get the gig of running backs coach for the rest of the season for Illinois.


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    2015 Football Schedule

    Sept. 4 vs. Kent State, 8 p.m.
    Sept. 12 vs. Western Illinois, 11 a.m.
    Sept. 19 at North Carolina, 11 a.m.
    Sept. 26 vs. Middle Tennesee State, TBA
    Oct. 3 vs. Nebraska, TBA
    Oct. 10 at Iowa 11 a.m.
    Oct. 24 vs. Wisconsin, 2:30 p.m.
    Oct. 31 at Penn State, TBA
    Nov. 7 at Purdue, 11 a.m.
    Nov. 14 vs. Ohio State, TBA
    Nov. 21 at Minnesota, TBA
    Nov. 28 vs. Northwestern, TBA