Illinois Fighting Illini Football News: Regular Season and Preseason Updates
Illinois Fighting Illini Football Tickets - Grab Your Tomahawks
Right in the heart of all corn fields, surrounded by the beauty of Urbana-Champaign in Illinois, listen up: if you love football, you might want to visit one of the greats in the history of the sport: the Fighting Illinois from the University of Illinois. This is a team that competes in the NCAA Division I-A and the Big Ten Conference. With every big-name university, you can expect the beauty and stardom of a big-stadium feel to a major college football team, such as the Notre Dame Fighting Irish.
Illinois Fighting Illini Football Tickets - Get Ready for the Snap
Currently the Fighting Illini Football Head Coach is none other than Ron Zook with Joe Gilbert flanking as Assistant/Offensive Line Head Coach. Paul Petrino serves as the Offensive Coordinator. Some of the greatest players come from the Illini, such as Dick Butkus, hall-of-famer from 1964, and wide receiver David Williams from 1983 to 1985. Still more players have entered the NFL hailing from Urbana-Champaigns own, such as Mikel LeShoure for the Detroit Lions.
Illinois Fighting Illini Football Tickets - Watch the Illini Fight
Nothing can explain well enough the thrill of watching a Big Ten game, specifically in the beautiful stadium right in Urbana-Champaign. The Fighting Illini bring a wealth of history and beauty to the sport and continue to play major roles in the enjoyment of the famous gridiron and pigskin.