The Schedule in 2013
The Illinois Fighting Illini football team is ready to hit the field in 2013 to make some
serious noise throughout the college football ranks. This is a team that is ready to rebound from a tough 2012 season with
a bevy of new recruits and numerous returning starters that have learned a thing or two in their time with this illustrious
football program. The Illini have a home schedule loaded with matchups with some of the best teams in the nation, making it
a great season for Illinois football fans to attend as many games as they can.
The Illini have a big matchup at Memorial
Stadium on November 16th when they host the Ohio State Buckeyes. The Buckeyes are annually a contender for a National Championship,
and the Illini will have to come into this game prepared for action and ready to play their best. A win against Ohio State
would be a huge statement to the rest of the Big 10 that Illinois is no joke this season. This could be the biggest game of
the year for this Illinois football team, so fans of the team are surely going to be looking to get into the stadium for this
The Illini will finish out their home schedule on November 30 when they take on the Northwestern Wildcats. Fans
will surely want to be there to see the Illini play their final game in Champaign in 2013, as it's always great to see your
favorite team get a win to finish out the regular season.
The Illinois Fighting Illini football
program participates in the Division I ranks of the NCAA, and is a part of the illustrious Big 10 Conference. The Illini have
a rich history of winning football, and that's something that means a lot to every player that dons the team uniform in Champaign.
The Illini are coming off a tough 2012 season that saw them struggle throughout the year, but there were positives to be taken
from the campaign as well. This team should be much-improved in 2013, as they have a great recruiting class coming to town,
as well as some quality returning starters that should be ready to lead this team into battle. It's never an easy go of it
when you play in the Big 10, and the Illini know that, which is why they're prepared to bring their game face for each and
every contest this season.
There is nothing better than seeing a sporting event live and
in person. Sports have been a part of cultures around the world for a very long time, and spectators have always enjoyed watching
athletes compete at the highest of levels. When you're there in the stands at a sporting event like this one, you're treated
to seeing some of the most talented athletes in the entire world going head to head with everything on the line. There's nothing
that compares to the atmosphere at a game, where you're surrounded by fans that are all there to enjoy a great spectacle of
Fans of college athletics bring an intensity to the table that is paralleled by very few pro sports fans. There's
something about the top level of amateur competition that really gets the crowd going. College football fans carve out their
entire Saturday to celebrate all that comes with the game. These diehards are up early and off to the stadium parking lot
for tailgating before the game. Once inside the stadium, they can be heard screaming their heads off for their favorite team
to come out on top. It's a real thrill to be in the stands when the star player takes it into the end zone for the win.
you head out for a big football game you're sure to experience all that comes with a gridiron clash. The parking lot at the
stadium will be filled with people gearing up for the big game, grilling up some grub and sipping on a few beverages as well.
It's all one big lead up to the main event, which is the game itself. It's all one great experience that really takes an entire
day to appreciate, and you can be a part of it all when you head to a game.
The Big 10
Conference is a league that goes back a long way ad is home to some of the most storied football programs in the country.
The conference features the Illinois Fighting Illini, Indiana Hoosiers, Iowa Hawkeyes, Michigan Wolverines, Michigan State
Spartans, Minnesota Golden Gophers, Nebraska Cornhuskers, Northwestern Wildcats, Ohio State Buckeyes, Penn State Nittany Lions,
Purdue Boilermakers and Wisconsin Badgers. It's never an easy schedule for teams that play in the Big 10 Conference due to
the overall quality of the teams in the conference.
When was the Illinois Fighting Illini football
The answer is all the way back in 1890.