Illinois Fighting Illini
Chicago area’s Cliff Alexander picks Kansas over Illini
It’s the 14th straight year the Illini open with two or more wins.
Hoosiers rolled to 52-35 home victory.
Illinois transfer Rayvonte Rice thrilled the fans with 22 points.
Tatyana McFadden completes “grand slam” of titles with victory
Nittany Lions score first, then intercept pass after regulation.
Badgers score early, often in 56-31 win at Champaign.
Illini & Badgers are 36-36-7 all-time. Wisconsin has won 7 of last 8 meetings.
Both Big Ten teams entering conference play at 3-1.
50-15 blowout gives Illini more wins this season (3) than all of last season