Gravy game

This is our first Gravy Game in a long time. Maybe a really, really long time, depending on how you look at it. What's a Gravy Game? It's a combination of two things:

1) A game you're not supposed to win, because your opponent is really awesome.
2) A game you really don't have to win.

There's also two additional stipulations: you have to have the tourney bid locked up, and you have to have been eliminated from conference title contention. More or less, a Gravy Game boils down to a game against a really tough opponent on the road where a win, while nice, really isn't necessary. We're placing a bet, but it's all house money.

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2015 Illini Football Schedule

DateOpponentTime/TV
Fri, Sep 4Kent State8:00pm BTN
Sat, Sep 12Western Illinois11:00am BTN
Sat, Sep 19at North Carolina11:00am
Sat, Sep 26Middle Tennessee State 
Sat, Oct 3Nebraska 
Sat, Oct 10at Iowa11:00am
Sat, Oct 24Wisconsin
(Homecoming)
2:30pm
Sat, Oct 31at Penn State 
Sat, Nov 7at Purdue11:00am
Sat, Nov 14Ohio State 
Sat, Nov 21at Minnesota 
Sat, Nov 28Northwestern
(Soldier Field, Chicago, IL)
 
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2015-2016 Illini Basketball Schedule

DateOpponentTime/TV
Sun, Nov 8Illinois-Springfield (Exh.)
(Springfield, IL)
 
Fri, Nov 13North Florida
(Springfield, IL)
 
Sun, Nov 15North Dakota State
(Springfield, IL)
 
Wed, Nov 18@Providence
(Gavitt Tipoff Games)
 
Sat, Nov 21Chattanooga
(Springfield, IL)
 
Mon, Nov 23Chicago State
(Springfield, IL)
 
Fri, Nov 27UAB
(Niceville, FL)
8:30pm CBSSN
Sat, Nov 28Iowa State or VT
(Niceville, FL)
 
Wed, Dec 2Notre Dame
(B1G/ACC Challenge)
 
Sat, Dec 5Western Carolina 
Wed, Dec 9Yale 
Sat, Dec 12UIC
(Chicago, IL)
 
Sat, Dec 19South Dakota 
Wed, Dec 23Missouri
(St. Louis, MO)
 
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