Opposing View: New Head Coach, Same Result?

Opposing View: New Head Coach, Same Result?

It’s Lovie Smith’s first season as Illinois’ head coach and the Fighting Illini have been off to a rocky start. Starting 1-2, Illinois would love to see another win over Nebraska similar to 2015. Can the Illini pull off the upset? We...
Cheat Sheet: Illinois-Nebraska

Cheat Sheet: Illinois-Nebraska

It’s not only Nebraska’s Big Ten home opener but it’s also homecoming and the BTN Tailgate is coming to Lincoln. Talk about a big weekend for Husker fans. It will be made even more special by the Big Ten’s commemorative coins...
Huskers Sweep at Illinois

Huskers Sweep at Illinois

The No. 1 Nebraska volleyball team took a midweek trip to Champaign, Illinois on Wednesday night for a match against the No. 24 Illini and the Huskers were all business, knocking off their hosts in three sets (25-18, 25-22, 25-21). Nebraska snapped a seven-game...
Stats Six-Pack: Illinois-Nebraska

Stats Six-Pack: Illinois-Nebraska

There was a moment early this season when I entertained the idea that Illinois might be better than most imagined in its first year under Coach Lovie Smith. This was after the first game, a larger-than-expected win over Murray State, and a reminder to never make...