That was a big one. I was just in jr high but I loved Lavell Blanchard and he finally got to beat them at home his senior year. At the time, i thought it was going to help turn the tide in the state but it never did. Hopefully this year plays a big role in that.
"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."