Glenn Foster
Glenn Foster

Chicago, Ill.

High School:
Mt. Carmel

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 285



Illini Excel in Classroom During Fall Semester

42 Illini Earned at Least a 3.0 GPA and Five Graduated Following Fall 2012


Seniors, Award Winners Honored at Annual Banquet

Pocic, Williams Voted 2012 Captains


Illini Pay Tribute to 20 Seniors

Teammates Write Tributes to 2012 Senior Class


Game 12 Notes: Illinois at Northwestern

Illini Close 2012 Season with Rivalry Game in Evanston


20 Illini Seniors Will Play Final Home Game on Saturday

Senior Day Recognition Will Take Place Prior to Illinois-Purdue Game


Illinois vs. Purdue

Illinois vs. Purdue @ Memorial Stadium Nov. 17, 2012.


2012 Illinois Football Seniors

Individual and group photos of the 20 2012 Illinois Football Seniors.


Illinois Football at Ohio State

Photos of Illinois' 52-22 loss at Ohio State, Nov. 3, 2012. (Photos by Mark Jones (Illiinois) and the Associated Press).


Illinois vs. Indiana

Illinois vs. Indiana 10/27/2012 @ Memorial Stadium


Illinois vs. Louisiana Tech

Illinois vs. Louisiana Tech 9/22/2012 @ Memorial Stadium

2012 - Senior: Started all 12 games at defensive tackle, totaling 31 tackles, 5.5 TFLs, 2.5 sacks and one QB hurry on the season ... Made 23 career starts ... Made five tackles, including a half-sack, against Minnesota ... Recorded or matched career highs in tackles (7), solo tackles (6), TFLs (3.0) and sacks (2.0) at Ohio State ... Registered four tackles, including a TFL, at Wisconsin ... Registered his first-career QB hurry and recorded three tackles, including a half-TFL, against Louisiana Tech ... Made a tackle and had a half TFL in victory over Charleston Southern.

2011 - Junior: Played in all 13 games, making 11 starts at defensive tackle ... Tallied 32 tackles, 4.0 TFLs, a half sack, three PBUs and had one interception on the season ... Recorded a career-high seven tackles, including 1.5 TFLs, against Minnesota ... Posted three tackles along with a career-high two PBUs against Penn State ... Recorded six tackles and posted 0.5 TFL against Purdue ... Posted a career-high three solo tackles in victory over Indiana ... Recorded four tackles, along with 0.5 TFLs, against Northwestern ... Posted three tackles, grabbed an INT and had one TFL against Arizona State ... Recorded one PBU in his first career start during season-opener against Arkansas State.

2010 - Sophomore: Played in all 13 games and registered 10 tackles, 1.5 TFLs and 1.0 sack on the season ... Recorded a career-high two tackles in win over Indiana ... Tallied first career TFL and sack in win at Penn State ... Recorded his first career tackle in win over Southern Illinois.

2009 - Redshirt Freshman: Played in three games but did not record any statistics.

2008 - Freshman: Redshirted the 2008 season.

High School: Ranked the 12th-best recruit in the state of Illinois by ... Named to the Champaign News-Gazette Special Mention All-State team ... Rated the No. 14 weakside defensive end in the nation by ... PrepStar Magazine All-American ... SuperPrep All-American ... Recorded 44 tackles, including six for a loss of 43 yards, despite an injury-shortened senior season ... Named to the Midwest Hot 100 list by ... Listed as the No. 47 defensive end in the country by ... High school coach was Frank Lenti.

Personal: Son of Sabrina and Glenn Foster ... Born on May 31, 1990 ... Majoring in sociology ... Chose Illinois over Nebraska, Michigan State and Colorado.

Tackles: 7, 2x (last at Ohio State, 11/3/12)
Solos: 6 at Ohio State, 11/3/12
TFLs: 3.0 at Ohio State, 11/3/12
Sacks: 2.0 at Ohio State, 11/3/12
QB Hurries: 1 vs. Louisiana Tech, 9/22/12
PBUs: 2 at Penn State, 10/29/11
Interceptions: 1 vs. Arizona State, 9/17/11
Interception Return Yards: 7 vs. Arizona State, 9/17/11

Foster's Statistics:


Foster's Game-By-Game Statistics (through 2011) Get Acrobat Reader

(updated 4/23/13)