"The University of Illinois is also in turmoil. The university sports an Interim Chancellor, an Interim Athletic Director, and an Interim Football Coach; the game will be played at Soldier Field, making this an Illini Interim Home Game."
“He’s in the gym more than a lot of people,” redshirt junior forward Jordan Morgan said in Chicago. “He just wants to get better. His problem was his body, and he’s already put on a lot of weight and is going to continue to do that. He just has a lot of game, and he’s willing to take what anyone has to tell him and willing to just learn."