Illinois’ magic number was two heading into Thursday. Following an Iowa loss at Rutgers and a 6-3 win over Nebraska on Thursday evening, the Fighting Illini have reached that magic number.
Purdue’s Kyle Johnson had himself a day on Thursday.
Three more games. That’s all that remains in Illinois’ historic 2015 regular season.
When you score 28 runs in a game, you need to do something special to commemorate it. The Illinois baseball team did just that with this video.
With only one series left for Big Ten baseball teams, the 2015 Big Ten tournament bracket is starting to come into focus.
Illinois is the hottest team in the nation, and it’s finally a top 5 team, according to the latest USA Today Sports Baseball Coaches Poll, released Monday.
The Illini erupted for their most runs in a game since 2000 en route a 28-13 come-from-behind win over Rutgers on Sunday. The victory marked Illinois’ 24th consecutive win, the nation’s longest active streak.