2018 ScheduleAll times ET

2018 Schedule
2-1, 2nd in Big Ten - West
USF WR walks in wide open 50-yard TD (0:24)
USF WR channels inner Randy Moss for 55-yard snag (0:24)
USF opens 4th with pretty TD (0:23)
Illinois LB tosses tacklers on INT return (0:53)
Illinois' drive stalls with fumble (0:29)
Illinois returns block punt for TD (0:39)
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14dAdam Rittenberg

Illinois backup quarterback Thomas quits team

Illinois backup quarterback Cam Thomas, who started two games last season as a true freshman, is leaving the program for personal reasons.

Illinois WR suffers season-ending injury for third straight season (2:47)
Antwan Dixon scores TD after 3-year battle with illness (0:32)
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181dTom VanHaaren

Williams, No. 29 recruit for '19, chooses Illini

Isaiah Williams, the No. 29 prospect in the ESPN Junior 300 rankings, wants to follow his high school coach to Illinois, which recruited him to play quarterback.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Illinois announces Austin Clark as its new defensive line coach. Just 27, Clark spent the past two years as a graduate assistant on USC's staff, working with defensive linemen and outside linebackers. Clark is a former defensive tackle at Cal.

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245dAdam Rittenberg

Illini QB Crouch retires; QB George to transfer

Illini quarterback Chayce Crouch announced Wednesday he is retiring from football, and quarterback Jeff George Jr. said he will become a graduate transfer after spending four years at Illinois.

Ryan McGee ESPN Senior Writer 

Instead of complaining about the all-SEC title game, these Illinois fans crashed the party.

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255dAndrea Adelson

Beamer, Brown among 13 to enter Hall of Fame

Legendary coaches Frank Beamer and Mack Brown have been selected for the College Football Hall of Fame, part of a class of 13 that includes former players Ed Reed, Calvin Johnson and Charles Woodson.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Former Illinois linebacker Tre Watson will join Maryland as a graduate transfer in 2018, he announced today on Twitter. Watson tied for third on the team in tackles (65) and led the Illini with 4.5 tackles for loss while appearing in nine games this past season.

Team Stats

Passing Yards165.3114th
Rushing Yards243.023rd
Points For32.0Tied-69th
Points Against21.0Tied-47th

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