Among the 1,939 former students and faculty featured on our Gies College of Business-powered website: 1990 economics grad and former Illini football manager Lance Landeck, whose career in education has taken him from Tuscola (teacher) to Atwood-Hammond (principal) to Oakland (superintendent since 2011).
Former Illini Stephen Bardo pays Kofi Cockburn compliment: 'There’s not be a big man in Illinois’ history — in our history — that’s like this young man.'
Their oldest child, now a freshman at Iowa, will be rooting on the Hawkeyes on Saturday. But Becky and Gary Leibach, who have lived in Champaign for about 20 years, are sticking with Lovie Smith’s team for this weekend’s trip to Kinnick Stadium.
The grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation will cover most of the $25 million that the agency had been planning to spend on the expansion, Managing Director Karl Gnadt said.
Playing in place of injured starter Jake Hansen, Illini sophomore linebacker posted career-high nine stops in comeback win at Michigan State.
Some advanced metrics can paint a complementary picture to how the Illini took down the Rainbow Warriors beyond the play of Kofi Cockburn and Giorgi Bezhanishvili.
CHAMPAIGN — University of Illinois Housing will open all residence halls on Nov. 30 — a day earlier than usual at the end of Thanksgiving break — to entice students to attend the last home football game of the season.
Welcome to “Good Morning, Illini Nation,” your daily dose of college basketball news from Illini beat writer and AP Top 25 voter Scott Richey. He’ll offer up insights every morning on Brad Underwood’s team:
2019 Football Schedule
|Aug. 31 Illinois vs. Akron W 42 - 3|
|Sep. 7 at UConn W 31 - 23|
|Sep. 14 vs. Eastern Michigan L 31- 34|
|Sep. 21 vs. Nebraska L 38 - 42|
|Oct. 5 at Minnesot L 17 - 40|
|Oct. 12 vs. Michigan L 25 - 42|
|Oct. 19 vs. Wisconsin W 24 - 23|
|Oct. 26 at Purdue W 24 - 6|
|Nov. 2 vs. Rutgers W 38 - 10|
|Nov. 9 at Michigan State, 2:30 CST|
|Nov. 23 at Iowa, TBA|
|Nov. 30 vs. Northwestern, TBA|