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The Telegraph
ILLINI WRAP: Lovie eager to see experience pay off for youngstersfirst four games, but after accumulating just 427 passing yards, one touchdown
The Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
first four games, but after accumulating just 427 passing yards, one touchdown and four interceptions, he was replaced by Jeff George Jr. George appeared in seven games – starting in five – and his performance wasn’t much better. He led the team... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Illini eager to see young football players developfirst four games, but after accumulating just 427 passing yards, one touchdown
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 11 days ago
first four games, but after accumulating just 427 passing yards, one touchdown and four interceptions, he was replaced by Jeff George Jr. George appeared in seven games — starting in five — and his performance wasn't much better. He led the team... Read more
16d
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Struggling Illini hope to upset Northwestern in final gamepicture is a bit murky, as usual, but freshman Cam Thomas is available after mi
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 16 days ago
picture is a bit murky, as usual, but freshman Cam Thomas is available after missing the last two games with a concussion. Backup Jeff George Jr. also was back in action at practice this week after suffering a thumb injury Nov. 11 against I... Read more
16d
The Journal-Standard
No. 23 Northwestern rolls downstate to face rival Illinoisspot after Illinois' fourth game of the season - regained his starting role las
The Journal-Standard / Posted 16 days ago
spot after Illinois' fourth game of the season - regained his starting role last week in place of injured quarterbacks Jeff George Jr. and Cam Thomas. But he also left the game against Ohio State with an injury, making way for freshman Cam... Read more
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21d
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Illini football far removed from past magicIt’s true, Illinois is young and in the first step of a major rebuild. And with
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 21 days ago
It’s true, Illinois is young and in the first step of a major rebuild. And with both Cam Thomas and Jeff George Jr. injured, it was painful to watch Chayce Crouch back in there at quarterback. The lone bright spot came when fourth-string QB Cam... Read more
23d
Peoria Journal Star
Illinois football faces a tall test at Ohio Statefailed to establish a ground game as they scrapped together 33 yards. The air a
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 23 days ago
failed to establish a ground game as they scrapped together 33 yards. The air attack wasn’t much better as quarterback Jeff George Jr. threw for 261 yards, but added two interceptions and a fumble. The offensive line failed to give George much... Read more
24d
The Ironton Tribune
Ohio State vs. Illinoisincluding quarterback J.T. Barrett and center Billy Price. KEY MATCHUP Ohio S
The Ironton Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
including quarterback J.T. Barrett and center Billy Price. KEY MATCHUP Ohio State defense vs. Illinois quarterback Jeff George Jr. The Buckeyes’ deep, talented defensive line specializes in terrorizing quarterbacks. The team had a... Read more
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25d
Peoria Journal Star
Illini receivers Davis, Reams respond to new rolesjust under 13 minutes left in the game, Reams made the fourth catch of his two-
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 25 days ago
just under 13 minutes left in the game, Reams made the fourth catch of his two-year career on a screen pass from Jeff George Jr. on the right side of the field. Reams picked up 18 yards, shed two tackles and barely dove past the goal for... Read more
29d
FOX 2 News St. Louis
Lagow leads Indiana to first Big Ten win of season, 24-14the Illini eclipsed that total on one play in the second hal. On the first play
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 29 days ago
the Illini eclipsed that total on one play in the second hal. On the first play of Illinois’ eighth drive, Jeff George Jr. threw a 77-yard touchdown pass to Louis Dorsey. Dorsey finished with three catches for 107 yards. Caleb... Read more
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29d
The Journal-Standard
Lagow leads Indiana to first Big Ten win of season, 24-14the Illini eclipsed that total on one play in the second half. On the first pla
The Journal-Standard / Posted 29 days ago
the Illini eclipsed that total on one play in the second half. On the first play of Illinois' eighth drive, Jeff George Jr. threw a 77-yard touchdown pass to Louis Dorsey. The play would have only been for a first down, but after... Read more
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29d
FOX 59 Indianapolis
Lagow leads Indiana to first Big Ten win of season, 24-14the Illini eclipsed that total on one play in the second half. On the first pla
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 29 days ago
the Illini eclipsed that total on one play in the second half. On the first play of Illinois’ eighth drive, Jeff George Jr. threw a 77-yard touchdown pass to Louis Dorsey. The play would have only been for a first down, but after... Read more
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29d
Chicago Tribune
Indiana defeats Illinois 24-14 for first Big Ten win of seasonthe Illini eclipsed that total on one play in the second half. On the first pla
Chicago Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
the Illini eclipsed that total on one play in the second half. On the first play of Illinois' eighth drive, Jeff George Jr. threw a 77-yard touchdown pass to Louis Dorsey. Dorsey finished with three catches for 107 yards. Caleb... Read more
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29d
The Telegraph
Hoosiers down Illinois for first Big Ten victory of seasonthe Illini eclipsed that total on one play in the second half. On the first pla
The Telegraph / Posted 29 days ago
the Illini eclipsed that total on one play in the second half. On the first play of Illinois’ eighth drive, Jeff George Jr. threw a 77-yard touchdown pass to Louis Dorsey. Dorsey finished with three catches for 107 yards. Caleb... Read more
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30d
The Telegraph
COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Illini, Hoosiers looking for first Big Ten victoryIllinois quarterback Jeff George Jr. (3) scrambles during last Saturday’s game
The Telegraph / Posted 30 days ago
Illinois quarterback Jeff George Jr. (3) scrambles during last Saturday’s game against Purdue in West Lafayette, Ind. Purdue defeated Illinois 29-10. CHAMPAIGN — Illinois and Indiana last played each other in 2013. The Illini and Hoosiers combined... Read more
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30d
Peoria Journal Star
Illini football focusing on finishing against Indianathe Illini started their 16th true freshman on the year with quarterback Cam Th
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 30 days ago
the Illini started their 16th true freshman on the year with quarterback Cam Thomas. After playing Thomas in tandem with Jeff George Jr. against Minnesota and Wisconsin, Thomas took the majority of snaps against the Boilermakers completing... Read more
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