2001-02 Archive

Season Results
Final Statistics
07/08/02 Football News' Announces 2002 Preseason All-America Team
06/10/02 University of Illinois Unveils New Football Scoreboard
06/04/02 Sporting News Crowns Illini with Preseason Honors
05/30/02 Zielinksi Receives Highest Honor
05/24/02 Illini Head For The Ballparks
05/17/02 Football single-game tickets go on sale Monday
05/14/02 Big Ten Conference and Motor City Bowl Enter Into Partnership
04/26/02 Illini Football Depth Chart Finalized After Spring Drills
04/21/02 Kittner Taken By Falcons in 2002 NFL Draft
04/20/02 Illinois Blue Squad Rolls To 40-3 Victory In Spring Game
04/18/02 Illini Wrap Up Spring Practice, Prepare for Orange and Blue Game
04/17/02 Illinois Has Its Final Full-Padded Practice Of The Spring
04/15/02 Fighting Illini KickOff The Final Week Of Spring Practice
04/13/02 Illini Gridders Complete Second Spring Scrimmage
04/11/02 Illinois-Southern Miss Game Time Announced
04/10/02 Three Illini Named to Bronko Nagurski Award Watch List
04/08/02 Illini Put Spring Practice Number Eight In The Books
04/06/02 Illini Gridders Complete First Spring Scrimmage
04/05/02 Mike White Returns To U of I Campus
04/04/02 Illini Decked Out in Full Pads for Practice #5
04/01/02 Fighting Illini Return To Spring Drills In Full Pads
03/30/02 Hard Hitting Highlights Spring Football Practice #3
03/28/02 2002 University of Illinois Spring Football Prospectus
03/28/02 Fighting Illini Football Team Wrap Up Second Spring Practice
03/28/02 UI Students, the time to purchase 2002 Fighting Illini Football Tickets is NOW!
03/27/02 Illini Football Gets Spring Season Underway
03/25/02 Hardy, Holecek return for Orange & Blue Spring Game
03/25/02 Hardy, Holecek Return For Orange & Blue Spring Game
03/06/02 Richards Named Director of Football Operations
02/28/02 1952 Rose Bowl Reunion
02/27/02 Coaches Corner:
02/12/02 Coaches Corner:
02/08/02 Illinois Football Inks Junior College Standout
02/06/02 Illinois Football Presents Class Of 2002
02/05/02 Illinois Football Hosts Fifth Annual News-Gazette Football Family Fun Fest Saturday
01/30/02 Kittner to Compete in All-Star Challenge
01/30/02 Coaches Corner:
01/17/02 Turner Signs Contract Extension
01/15/02 2002 Illinois Football Season Tickets Go On Sale
01/12/02 West Defeats East 21-13 in 77th annual Shrine Game
01/10/02 Turner to Attend Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Banquet Tonight
01/09/02 Illini Gridders Take Over East-West Shrine Game
01/02/02 Spotlight - Brandon Lloyd
01/01/02 Illini Fall To LSU In Nokia Sugar Bowl
12/28/01 Fighting Illini Resume Practices At The Nokia Sugar Bowl
12/28/01 Hospital Visit Photo Gallery
12/28/01 12/28-Illini At The Sugar Bowl
12/28/01 12/28 Sugar Bowl Gallery
12/28/01 Party at Zeke's
12/28/01 Swamp Tour Photo Gallery
12/27/01 Illinois Football Team Travels To Local Children's Hospitals
12/26/01 Coach Turner Hopes To Continue Amazing Turnaround In Sugar Bowl
12/26/01 Sugar Bowl Photos
12/26/01 Fighting Illini Football Team Enjoying Trip To Nokia Sugar Bowl
12/26/01 Illini Arrive Early For The Sugar Bowl
12/20/01 Turner Named Finalist for Bear Bryant Coach of the Year Award
12/20/01 Illini Prepare For Sugar Bowl
12/19/01 Coaches' Corner:
12/18/01 Illinois Sells Out Sugar Bowl Ticket Allotment
12/13/01 Turner Among Three Finalists For National Coach Of The Year Award
12/13/01 Turner Named Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award Finalist
12/13/01 Butkus Named Third TEam AP All-American
12/05/01 Turner Named AFCA Region 3 Coach of the Year and Wilson takes two more All-American Honors
12/05/01 Turner Unanimously Named Big Ten Coach of the Year
12/04/01 Illinois Accepts Bid To 2002 Nokia Sugar Bowl
11/30/01 Illini Football to be Honored at Basketball Game
11/26/01 Kittner Earns Big Ten Honors
11/26/01 Illini Honor 2001 Big Ten Champs and 18 Seniors at Annual Football Banquet
11/25/01 It's Party Time For Illini
11/24/01 Jackson Gratified At Illinois' Turnaround During His Career
11/23/01 Wilson Named Football News All-American
11/22/01 Illinois Clinches Share Of Conference Title
11/22/01 Harvey Producing Many Happy Memories As An Illini
11/22/01 Postgame Quotes
11/22/01 Game Notes
11/20/01 Coaches' Corner:
11/19/01 Big Ten Title Up For Grabs On Thanksgiving
11/19/01 BCS Holds Illini For Consideration
11/17/01 Illini Oust Ohio State, 34-22
11/16/01 Join Your Big Ten Champion Fighting Illini For The Holidays!
11/15/01 Illini Vs. Penn State
11/13/01 Wilson Named National Defensive Player of the Week
11/12/01 Wilson Earns Big Ten Honors
11/12/01 Illini Take On Ohio State In Columbus
11/10/01 Football Edges Upstart Penn State, 33-28
11/10/01 Postgame Notes
11/10/01 Postgame Quotes
11/06/01 Illinois' Kurt Kittner Named Semifinalist for O'Brien Award
11/06/01 Jackson Earns Big Ten Honors
11/05/01 Illini Break Into BCS
11/03/01 Illinois vs. Purdue
11/03/01 Illinois vs. Purdue
11/03/01 Illini Pound Purdue, 38-13
10/31/01 Kittner Named Unitas Award Finalist
10/31/01 Illinois, Purdue Meet In Key Big Ten Matchup
10/30/01 Christofilakos Named Lou Groza Award Semifinalist
10/29/01 Football Pursues Seventh Win At Purdue This Saturday
10/22/01 Three Illini Earn Big Ten Honors
10/22/01 University of Illinois-Chicago Bears Form Partnership
10/20/01 Postgame Quotes
10/20/01 Illini Pass By Wisconsin
10/20/01 Postgame Notes
10/17/01 Illinois Football Vs. Wisconsin Sells Out
10/17/01 Abdullah Leads New Attacking Defense
10/15/01 Illini and Badgers Battle At Homecoming Game
10/13/01 Illini Eliminate Indiana, 35-14
10/10/01 Illinois Football Game With Wisconsin Nearly Sold Out
10/09/01 Coaches' Corner:
10/08/01 Football Faces Indiana In Bloomington
10/06/01 Postgame Quotes
10/06/01 Postgame Notes
10/06/01 Illini Defeat Minnesota, 25-14
10/04/01 More Than A Punter
10/01/01 Football Meets Minnesota In Champaign This Weekend
09/29/01 Illini Fall To Michigan, 45-20
09/28/01 QB Kurt Kittner Answers Your Questions
09/25/01 Coaches Corner
09/24/01 Unbeaten Illini Open Big Ten Schedule Against Wolverines
09/22/01 Illinois - Louisville Postgame Notes
09/22/01 Illini Throttle Louisville, 34-10
09/22/01 Illinois - Louisville Postgame Quotes
09/19/01 Illinois Announces Safety Changes at Memorial Stadium
09/18/01 Louisville, Illinois Meet After One-Week Layoff
09/14/01 Illinois-Louisville Football Game Rescheduled for Sept. 22
09/14/01 Kurt Kittner Photo Gallery
09/13/01 Illinois-Louisville Game To Be Rescheduled
09/12/01 Boys Of Summer
09/10/01 Washington Earns Big Ten Honors
09/09/01 Illinois Goes For 10th Consecutive Non-Conference Win Against Louisville
09/08/01 Illini Knock Out Northern Illinois, 17-12
09/08/01 Illini Knock Out Northern Illinois, 17-12
09/06/01 Beutjer Joins Illini Football Squad
09/05/01 Butkus Named to Rimington Award Watch List
09/03/01 Lloyd Earns Conference Honors
09/03/01 Illinois Plays Northern Illinois September 8
09/01/01 Postgame Quotes
09/01/01 Illini Eliminate Cal, 44-17
08/30/01 Home Season Kicks Off With Family Activities
08/30/01 Home Season Kicks Off With Family Activities
08/30/01 Kittner Named Johnny Unitas Award Candidate
08/28/01 Coaches Corner
08/26/01 Illini Football Heads To Cal For Season Opener
08/21/01 2001 Illini Training Camp Comes to a Close
08/20/01 Turner Named Coach for East-West Shrine All-Star Game
08/18/01 Defense Shines in Orange and Blue Scrimmage
08/17/01 Illini Continue To Work Hard In Double Sessions
08/16/01 Illinois Footballers Sharp on Day 7
08/15/01 Football Coaches Corner
08/15/01 Illini Gridders Focus on Single Session
08/14/01 Illini Gridders Put on the Pads
08/13/01 Illini Gridders Prepare For First Day in Pads
08/12/01 Illini Football Team Takes Practice Break for Experiential Training Program
08/11/01 Big Offensive and Defensive Plays Highlight Day Two of Illini Training Camp
08/10/01 Turner Can't Wait To Get Illini On The Practice Field
08/10/01 Four Illini Earn Scholarships for 2001 Season
08/10/01 Illini Gridders Name 2001 Team Captains
08/10/01 Kittner Named to Davey O'Brien Award Watch List
08/07/01 Illini Football Ranked No. 24, Kittner Featured on ESPN Magazine Cover
08/07/01 Illini Football Ranked No. 24, Kittner Featured on ESPN Magazine Cover
08/06/01 Illinois Football Rookies Report to 2001 Fall Camp
08/06/01 Illini Rookies Kickoff Double Sessions
08/03/01 Football Coaches Corner
08/03/01 Football Coaches Corner:
08/01/01 Illini Football Camp Moves To Champaign In 2001