Football
State Farm Arch Rivalry To Be Televised On ESPN

 
Arrelious Benn (pictured) and his Illinois teammates are looking to exact some revenge against Missouri when they tangle with Missouri Aug. 30 in St. Louis.
Arrelious Benn (pictured) and his Illinois teammates are looking to exact some revenge against Missouri when they tangle with Missouri Aug. 30 in St. Louis.
 

May 22, 2008

The Big 12 Conference announced today that the Illinois-Missouri State Farm Arch Rivalry, scheduled for Aug. 30, will be nationally televised in prime time at 6:45 p.m. CT/7:45 p.m. ET. This marks the sixth game time set for the 2008 schedule and the third in prime time, along with a 7 p.m. start at Penn State on Sept. 27 and Oct. 18 vs. Indiana at 7 p.m.

Season ticket orders for the sideline areas at $225 per ticket are currently being accepted and can be placed online at fightingillini.com, by calling 1-866-ILLINI-1 or by visiting the Athletic Ticket Office at the Assembly Hall.


2008 ILLINOIS FOOTBALL SCHEDULE

(game times set thus far)

  • Aug. 30 - vs. Missouri (at St. Louis), 6:45 p.m. CT, ESPN
  • Sept. 27 - at Penn State, 7 p.m. CT, ABC, ESPN or ESPN2
  • Oct. 4 - at Michigan, 2:30 p.m. CT, ABC
  • Oct. 11 - vs. Minnesota, 11 a.m. CT, ESPN, ESPN2 or Big Ten Network
  • Oct. 18 - vs. Indiana, 7 p.m. CT, Big Ten Network
  • Oct. 25 - at Wisconsin, 11 a.m. CT, ESPN, ESPN2 or Big Ten Network
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