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4-2, 3rd in Big Ten - West

Better luck next year, Fighting Illini

Interim coach Bill Cubit has admirably filled in for Tim Beckman, but a second loss knocks Illinois out of playoff contention. Eliminator

Turner threatening Treadwell

If you thought Laquon Treadwell's one-handed grab was the top catch on Saturday, Malik Turner would like a word with you. Both landed among Mark Schlabach's best plays. See them in GameDay Final


Canzeri's big day leads Iowa

The No. 22 Hawkeyes' perfect season continues as RB Jordan Canzeri rushes for 256 yards and a score in a 29-20 win vs. Illinois

Canzeri's big day leads Iowa (1:01)

When your trick play is too tricky

Illinois drew up a play for WR Geronimo Allison to throw a pass, but he showed why he plays WR and not QB. Illinois fell to 4-2 with a loss to Iowa.


No. 22 Iowa holds off Illinois 29-20

Jordan Canzeri rushed for 256 yards on a school-record 43 carries and No. 22 Iowa held off Illinois 29-20 on Saturday for its sixth straight win.

Hawkeyes' offense set the tone for 29-20 win (1:49)

Canzeri's 75-yard TD gives Iowa cushion

Jordan Canzeri took one 75 yards to the house to extend No. 22 Iowa's lead to 23-13 over Illinois. The fourth quarter just started on ESPN2.


Vaughn runs it in for Illinois

The Illini answered back quick with a rushing TD by Ke'Shawn Vaughn. The Illini lead the Hawkeyes 7-6 on ESPN2.


Kittle runs in first TD for Iowa

Hawkeyes QB C.J. Beathard made a deep pass to George Kittle, who dashed 21 yards for a TD. Iowa is up 6-0 over Illinois on ESPN2.

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Illinois at (22) Iowa on ESPN2

This is the first time the Fighting Illini have headed to play at Kinnick Stadium since 2007, and they haven't won there since 1999. The Hawkeyes are ranked for the first time since 2010 thanks to QB CJ Beathard, who is completing 64.1% of his passes this season. ESPN2/WatchESPN

Iowa takes the field (0:39)

Brian Bennett ESPN Staff Writer 

Perfect fall day expected at Kinnick Stadium for Illinois at Iowa today. Sunshine with a temperature of 62 degrees at kickoff and up to 68 by the end of the game, according to Accuweather.

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3dJeremy Willis

AccuWeather Top 25 forecast

Week 6 will feature Fall weather and wet, humid conditions for games at Clemson and FSU. Cal-Utah will feature a cool breezy night in Salt Lake City.

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Illinois RB Ferguson (shoulder) out vs. Iowa

Illinois starting running back Josh Ferguson will miss the Illini's game Saturday at No. 22 Iowa because of a shoulder injury, the school said Thursday.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Illinois RB Josh Ferguson ruled out for Saturday's game at No. 22 Iowa. Freshman Ke'Shawn Vaughn likely will get the bulk of the carries for the Illini.

Dan Murphy ESPN Staff Writer 

Illinois coach Bill Cubit says this is the first year the Illini have had a defensive line that looked big enough to be a good line. Will face a big test this Saturday against Iowa. "I don't know that we've faced as physical a group as this one."

7dMatt Borcas

Grantland: Hawks, Harbs, and Hoosiers: Fourteen Reasons to Love the New-Look Big Ten

The league of Legends and Leaders is deeper, chicer, and more interesting than ever before -- or at least since Woody and Bo were patrolling the sidelines. Look no further than the latest AP poll, which contains five Big Ten teams, including two in the top five. Herewith, I present 14 explanations for this phenomenon, because we all know that 14 is the new 10.

Team Stats

Passing Yards256.534th
Rushing Yards137.5Tied-103rd
Points For28.0Tied-135th
Points Against19.7Tied-31st

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