10 true freshmen have seen playing time for Illinois this season.
Postgame Notes - Illinois vs. Southern Illinois - August 31, 2013
Illinois vs. Northwestern (November 30, 2013)
Illinois vs. Michigan State - Oct. 26, 2013
Photos from Illinois' 39-19 loss at Nebraska on Oct. 5, 2013. (USA Today photo and Mark Jones/Illinois Athletics)
High School: Grabbed 10 interceptions during his varsity career ... Earned first-team all-area and first-team all-conference honors as a senior after helping to lead Crete-Monee to Class 6A state championship with 14-0 record in 2012 ... Earned three letters in football ... Academic honor roll as a senior.
Personal: Born Aug. 28, 1995...Parents are Steven and Dena Dunlap ... Majoring in recreation, sport and tourism ... Brother, Steven Jr., played football in college at Bowling Green from 2008-11 and is currently director of athletics at Catalyst Maria High School in Chicago ... Uncle, Keith Otis, played football for Northern Illinois from 2007-11 ... Grew up as a big fan of former Illini quarterback Juice Williams.
Updated July 2013