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Lincoln Daily News
Illini showing some signs of progress
It ended the same way last year did, with a loss to Northwestern which put a dour capper on another bowl-less season.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Chris Borland named Big Ten linebacker of the year
He was a consensus first-team pick, for the second consecutive season, along with Ohio State's Ryan Shazier and Michigan State's Max Bullough.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Sippin' on Purple
Northwestern vs. Illinois: Talking Illini football with The Champaign Room
Northwestern is 0-7 in conference, and I can safely say I would rather Northwestern not be 0-8 in conference.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Journal and Courier
Purdue's Hazell says fake field goal should have been called off
With a chance to take the lead Saturday against Illinois, Purdue coach Darrell Hazell opted to run a fake field goal.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Illinois tops Purdue to halt 20-game Big Ten losing streak
Receiver Steve Hull caught 10 passes for 169 yards and two touchdowns in Illinois' 20-16 victory Saturday against Purdue in West Lafayette, Ind.
The Indianapolis Star
Purdue comes up short vs. Illinois
Purdue cornerback Ricardo Allen intercepts a pass and is tackled by Illinois Fighting Illini wide receiver Spencer Harris during the third quarter at Ross Ade Stadium on Nov. 23. Illinois won 20-16.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Journal and Courier
Illinois at Purdue: 3 and out
What do we call this tackle football event that will take place Saturday at 12:01 p.m., inside the confines of Ross-Ade Stadium? Illinois has lost 20 straight Big Ten games - last victory was Oct. 8, 2011 at Indiana - the final bright spot of the ill-fated Ron Zook era.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Illinois Football Roundtable: Who are the Most Important Illini Heading into Purdue?
October 13, 2012; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Illinois Fighting Illini linebacker Mason Monheim receives congratulations from linebacker Jonathan Brown after recovering a fumble in the fourth quarter against the Michigan Wolverines at Michigan Stadium.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Journal and Courier
Purdue football notebook: Boilers seek improvement in run game
The rushing numbers produced by Purdue this season are, well, woeful. Just in Big Ten games, the Boilermakers have gained 264 yards on 155 attempts.
Ohio State holds off Illinois to stay unbeaten
Carlos Hyde rushed for 246 yards and scored five total touchdowns, the last two on runs over 50 yards near the end of the game, to help No.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Buckeyes' ground game dominant over Illinois
Maybe it was the wind, as quarterback Braxton Miller said. Maybe something else, because Illini quarterback Nathan Scheelhaase completed 33 passes for 288 yards.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Buckeyes batter Illini 60-35 to stay unbeaten
3 Ohio State past Illinois 60-35. But even with Hyde's offensive explosion, the Buckeyes needed a third-quarter defensive stop and safety to recover the momentum.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
The Columbus Dispatch
College football: Big Ten has been beating up Illinois
Tim Beckman has not won a conference game in his two seasons as Illinois coach. The Illini have lost their past 19 Big Ten games.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
It was a win, but Ohio State completed just 1 pass
In this Oct. 15, 2011 file photo, Illinois linebacker Jonathan Brown sacks Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Champaign, Ill.
Sat Nov 09, 2013
Hoosiers get it done on the ground vs. Illini
There have been few Indiana University football defeats as dispiriting as the one a week ago.
Illinois Trails Indiana 35-28 Heading Into The Fourth Quarter
Nov 9, 2013; Bloomington, IN, USA; Illinois Fighting Illini wide receiver Steve Hull scores a touchdown during the second quarter against the Indiana Hoosiers at Memorial Stadium.
Fri Nov 08, 2013
The Washington Post
Illini linebacker Brown leads Big Ten in tackling, wants to find wins to get to a bowl game
Illinois linebacker Jonathan Brown just wishes it would go away. He kneed a Northwestern player in the groin two years ago in a play that lives on the Internet.
Thu Nov 07, 2013
The Miami Herald
Brown looking to shape his Illinois legacy
One play in 2011 threatened to color Illinois linebacker Jonathan Brown's career.