Illinois Fighting Illini

Huskers Run Past Illini
Ameer Abdullah ran for a career-high 225 yards and two touchdowns and Nebraska's maligned defense was much improved in a 39-19 victory over Illinois on Saturday.
Minnesota Falls Again
Tyler Griffey capped a terrific week for Illinois with 16 points, and the Fighting Illini went 11 for 23 from 3-point range to beat the No. 18 Minnesota Golden Gophers 57-53 on Sunday.