Faces tucked away behind ponchos..
Anything to stay warm right?
Jeff brohm and company looking to bounce back from a road loss to iowa last week..
And the monsoon didn't help much of anything..
Illinois gets on the board first..
James mccourt who hit the game winner last week against wisconsin..
Knocks one through the uprights..
Illini up 3-0..
Later in the half..
Jack plummer dropping back..
And you can't do that..
Tony adams steps in front of the slant route..
And number 6 scores 6 for illinois..
Jack plummer gets pulled in favor of aidan oconnell after that toss..
Illinois tacks on another score right here..
Brandon peters hands it to reggie corbin and the purdue defense is nowhere to be found..
O'connell tosses a late touchdown pass to payne durham..
But it's all for not..
Illinois wins 24-6 the final score..
Here's brohm on the quarterback play..
Jeff brohm -- we need to be more productive at that position.
I understand the elements were tough.
I get it.
I understand we gotta play better around him.
I understand that as well.
But we're not playing good enough at that postion.
So it'll be an open competition and we will figure it out by the end of the week.