The Illini Return Home to Host FCS Foe on Saturday at 11 am CT
The Illini Travel Out West to Face the Sun Devils on Saturday Night
Illinois 24, Western Michigan 7 // Sept. 1, 2012
2011 - Freshman: Redshirted the 2011 season.
High School: A two-star recruit by Rivals ... Played running back, receiver and defensive back during senior season, while helping Glades Day to back-to-back state championships in the Florida 1-B Division ... A three-sport athlete at Glades Day, also played basketball and ran track ... High school coach was Pete Walker.
Personal: Son of Gaynell and Eaton Spence, Sr. ... Born Oct. 9, 1992 ... Majoring in agribusiness, markets and management ... Chose Illinois over Northern Illinois, Florida International, Western Michigan and West Virginia.