• Illinois’ Adams out for season after shoulder surgery

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Illinois defensive back Tony Adams underwent season-ending shoulder surgery Illini coach Lovie Smith announced Tuesday. Adams suffered the injury two weeks ago at Iowa and didn’t play this past Saturday against Rutgers.

  • Illini get chance to end 3-game skid with Rutgers in town

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Something has to give when Illinois and Rutgers square off in a game matching two of the worst teams in the Big Ten.