- Illinois fires coach Tim Beckman 1 week before season opener Updated: Aug-28-15 11:15 pm
CHAMPAIGN, Illinois - A week before the start of the football season, a difficult summer for the University of Illinois became chaotic as coach Tim Beckman was fired after an investigation found he tried to influence medical decisions and pressure players to play with injuries.
- Beckman denies Illinois probe's findings, hints at lawsuit Updated: Aug-28-15 7:18 pm
CHAMPAIGN, Illinois - Fire Illinois football coach Tim Beckman says the findings of an investigation indicating he interfered with medical procedures and pressured players to play hurt are "utterly false" and suggested he might take legal action.
- Illinois backup running back Corbin lost for season Updated: Aug-19-15 3:38 pm
CHAMPAIGN, Illinois - Illinois freshman running back Reggie Corbin will miss the season after suffering a shoulder injury.
- Illinois ready to focus on football but faces questions Updated: Aug-09-15 6:00 pm
CHAMPAIGN, Illinois - It has been an eventful off season for Illinois and football coach Tim Beckman.
- Illinois starts practices under pressure on and off field Updated: Aug-06-15 3:24 pm
CHAMPAIGN, Illinois - Illinois will start preseason practices Thursday with big questions on the field and off.
- School report: Illinois players' allegations unfounded Updated: Aug-03-15 6:34 pm
CHAMPAIGN, Illinois - Former University of Illinois women's basketball players' allegations of racially motivated mistreatment were unfounded, investigators hired by the school concluded in a report released Monday that also found that one former assistant coach "treated players harshly."
- Beckman dodges question about mistreatment allegations Updated: Jul-30-15 7:21 pm
CHICAGO - Illinois coach Tim Beckman brushed off questions about alleged mistreatment of players in his first appearance with reporters since May.