Illini Add Bucs Assistant Phair As Co-Defensive Coordinator

Illinois coach Tim Beckman said Friday that he has hired former Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive line coach Mike Phair to be a co-defensive coordinator.


Big Ten Blitz: 9/26

What I thought would be a boring weekend for the Big Ten turned out to be a very good day indeed.


Illinois and North Carolina Make a Deal

North Carolina and Illinois have agreed to a home-and-home series to take place during the 2015 and 2016 seasons.

Bucs rookie defensive tackle Akeem Spence

Bucs’ Spence Enjoying Success on a Steep Learning Curve

Rookie defensive tackle Akeem Spence has had no time to celebrate completing his first NFL training camp. He’ll be making his pro debut this Sunday against the New York Jets, lining up opposite Pro Bowler Gerald McCoy. He is


Bulls To Play Illinois in 2017, 2018

USF announced Tuesday a two-game series with Illinois is to begin with a game in Tampa in 2017 before the Bulls head to


After 2012 Troubles, Illini Looking For Progress

Expectations are low at Illinois after a 2-10 performance in head coach Tim Beckman's first season