His 2011 Illini squad won its first 6, then lost its last 6.
Minnesota crushes Illinois 27-7.
Illinois coach Ron Zook says his team is hurting.
The Illini needed to prove they could win on the road, stay among the shrinking unbeaten ranks and prove that those last three 3-point victories were the aberration, not the norm.
Coach Ron Zook got big efforts from Derek Dimke and Donovonn Young in win over Western Michigan.
Illini seek to do what Tigers couldn’t, beat Arizona State.
Illinois football team opens up Sept. 3 vs. Arkansas State
Illinois is ready to rev up its high-octane offense.
Illinois hosts Ohio State and Wisconsin this year, plus all four non-conference games
20-year-old defensive tackle Chris Jones was arrested early Sunday, has been jailed on $100,000 bond