Illinois vs. Purdue @ Memorial Stadium Nov. 17, 2012.
Illinois football vs. Minnesota @ Memorial Stadium 9/10/12
Photos of Illinois' 52-22 loss at Ohio State, Nov. 3, 2012. (Photos by Mark Jones (Illiinois) and the Associated Press).
Illinois vs. Louisiana Tech 9/22/2012 @ Memorial Stadium
2011 - Sophomore: Served as the holder for field goals and extra points in all 13 games ... Made Illini debut against Arkansas State.
2010 - Redshirt Freshman: Member of UI squad.
2009 - Freshman: Redshirted the 2009 season.
High School: Named to the Arlington Heights Daily Herald All-Area honorable mention team in basketball ... Earned six letters, two each in football, basketball and baseball ... Twice earned high honors and academic All-Conference accolades ... High school coach was Ted Monken.
Personal: Full name is Timothy Egan Russell ... Son of Timothy and Kathleen Russell ... Born on Aug. 17, 1991 ... Majoring in mechanical engineering.