I'm not sure which jersey is the biggest step down. State had some very solid if not very good jerseys the last few years. If I were a State fan, I could live with the hockey jerseys, but I'd demand a switch back on football and basketball. The color tone change is fine, but script and design are major regression.
"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."