Football
Illinois Football 2009 Date At Cincinnati Changed

 
When Illinois plays at Cincinnati on Friday, Nov. 27, it will be the first time the Fighting Illini will have played a regular-season game on a non-Saturday since Nov. 22, 2001 when they defeated Northwestern on Thanksgiving at Memorial Stadium to clinch the Big Ten title.
When Illinois plays at Cincinnati on Friday, Nov. 27, it will be the first time the Fighting Illini will have played a regular-season game on a non-Saturday since Nov. 22, 2001 when they defeated Northwestern on Thanksgiving at Memorial Stadium to clinch the Big Ten title.
 

April 16, 2009

The University of Illinois football team announced today a date change for the 2009 schedule. The Fighting Illini and Cincinnati have moved the Sat., Nov. 28 game to Friday, Nov. 27. Discussions are ongoing between the two institutions and their television partners for a specific game time.

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