Last years team was scrappy, Lee and Merrit would be all up in Jerseys. I know they are not aroumd anymore, but this team has to take on the personality. Manny Harris is reaaaaally good, but the rest of this team needs to play like it is the NCAA tourney every night against quality opponents to win. This weekend they played like, well, like it was a Thanksgiving tourney. But tonight, Big Ten - ACC challenge, a showcase week. Here is to seeing that scrappy team that some frickin how beat Minnesota and brought their fight to the NCAA tourney. Lets see it tonight, and then catch a breather until the Jayhawks. (Though at Utah may be scary)
"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."