Illinois Rumors & News

  • Illinois settlement with Simon Cvijanovic may have far-reaching effect

    Chicago Tribune "After taking to Twitter to air a series of complaints alleging his former Illinois football coach mistreated him physically and emotionally, Simon Cvijanovic said he hasn't felt comfortable stepping back on campus since he graduated in 2015. He struggled to find teammates who would support him..." June 02

  • Illinois dismisses 3 players after burglary charges

    ESPN "Three Illinois football players arrested on charges of residential burglary and aggravated robbery were dismissed from the program Wednesday. Head coach Lovie Smith said Darta Lee, Zarrian Holcombe and Howard Watkins were no longer a part of the team. Their names have been removed from the..." May 25

  • Three Illiniois football players arrested on home invasion, armed robbery charges

    ESPN "Three Illinois football players have been arrested on charges of home invasion and armed robbery. Darta Lee, Zarrian Holcombe and Howard Watkins were booked Wednesday at the Champaign County Jail, according to online records. All three were arrested in connection with an alleged incident at..." May 10