Coming off a bye week last week, the Illinois Fighting Illini host the Indiana Hoosiers at 11 a.m. CT Saturday on the Big Ten Network with both teams looking for their first Big Ten win of the season.
Illinois is 2-5 overall and 0-3 in the Big Ten. The team is led by two quarterbacks, Nathan Scheelhaase and Riley O'Toole, who have combined to throw for 1,202 yards and nine touchdowns with eight interceptions this season. Donovonn Young leads the ground attack with 276 yards and two touchdowns and Ryan Lankford has caught 26 passes for 366 yards and five touchdowns.
Indiana comes into the game with the same records as the Illini — 2-5 overall and 0-3 in Big Ten play. The Hoosiers are led by Cameron Coffman, who has passed for 1,320 yards, seven touchdowns and three interceptions this season. Running back Stephen Houston has 450 rushing yards and seven touchdowns.
Illinois won last year's game 41-20. The Illini are favored by 1.5 points Saturday.