Illinois finishes 4-8 after 37-34 loss to Northwestern
It’s the first Big 10 football win for the Illini in 21 tries.
Illinois found the end zone several times, but not enough against #3 Ohio State.
Hoosiers rolled to 52-35 home 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
U of Ii alum Dick Butkus was on hand to see Illini give Huskies a battle