Two things that really stood out-
1. Every time the Big man get's the ball he puts it down low instead of going straight up upon the catch- This scrappy NC ATT team was all over that move. Yes I know Kofi tore it up against a much smaller team but come Big 10 play he needs to stop doing that...
Don't look now but Illinois has won 3 straight Big 10 games (when is the last time that has occurred?)
Michigan State up next and I think they are coming off a bye week to prepare for this good Illinois Football team.
Great win today guys.
I started the week thinking if Illinois can't stay within 14 points of Minnesota then all is lost for this year.
I ended the week confirming that this is going to be a brutal stretch for this team to win one more game let alone cover 14 points vs Minny or any one else.
- Regarding Illinois - Minny 14 I don't think you are missing anything. Both teams have bad Defenses.
Illinois strength is the running game on Offense- Miny strength on Offense is passing. Any team that gives up 700 yards a game to Nebraska (Illinois) is a bad defense- Dont care how it is...
I am devastated to hear that Rob Jordan passed away.
In all my years of following Illinois Basketball- I have never seen such a Father and Son Illinois Loyalty bond.
Rob would participate here on this forum from time to time as a voice of reason while his son proudly played basketball at...