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Illinois Fighting Illini Football Recruiting

Meet Hank Beatty, the Illinois High School Gatorade Football Player of the Year

The underrated wide receiver will have opportunities to step up.

Highlighting Joey Okla, Illinois’ OL signee straight from Wisconsin

A mauler right out of Wisconsin’s backyard.

Bielema is raising the bar with the Class of 2022

Let’s recap National Signing Day.

Xavier Scott is a versatile addition to the Class of 2022

His recruiting rating doesn’t quite do him justice.

2022 TE Naivyan Cargill commits to Illinois

The Illini nab another intriguing prospect.

2022 ATH Matthew Bailey commits to Illinois

The Illini add another in-state prospect.

The Case for Caleb Williams to Come to Illinois

It’s obvious why the Illini should want him...but why should he want the Illini?

Illinois’ Early Signing Day Recap: Offense

The Offensive Line and Wide Reciever rooms got a lot bigger.

Illinois’ Early Signing Day Recap: Defense

Tough. Smart. Dependable. Bielema got what he preached.

Illinois Football: Early Signing Period Wrap-Up

Let’s say hello to the newest Fighting Illini.

Syracuse QB Tommy DeVito transferring to Illinois

The Illini might have their QB.

Danish OL Magnus Møller commits to Illinois

Bret is looking overseas for talent.

3-star Gibson City RB Aidan Laughery commits to Illinois

Another in-state target staying home.

3-star LB Jared Badie commits to Illinois

Bret Bielema nabs another in-state recruit.

2022 WR Ashton Hollins commits to Illinois

The Illini hope to have found a sleeper at wideout.

3-Star LB Malachi Hood commits to Illinois

Another in-state target is staying home.

Illinois adds two preferred walk-ons to 2021 roster

Bret Bielema is rounding out his roster.

Illinois Football picks up two more in-state 2022 pledges

What an April for Illinois Football.

Rutgers QB Art Sitkowski transferring to Illinois

#Illinutgers just got a tad more interesting.

Illinois adds 2022 TE commit Owen Anderson

Anderson gives Illinois the 8th best recruiting class in the Big Ten for next season.

Illinois Football Recruiting Roundup

Talk about a good weekend.

Illinois adds OL transfer Jack Badovinac

Badovinac was a two-time all-conference selection at Colgate.

3-star 2022 QB Donovan Leary commits to Illinois

The Illini staff is making moves with the ‘22s.

3-star DB Kionte Curry commits to Illinois’ 2021 class

A late addition to this year’s group.

Wisconsin OL is Illinois’ first Class of 2022 commit

Bielema is starting on his next class.

‘I want to be good now’: Bielema’s plan is underway

The Illini’s new head coach has his coaches and his plan in place.

Notre Dame transfer Jafar Armstrong commits to Illinois

Armstrong’s proved he can compete with the big boys.

Alabama transfer Eddie Smith commits to Illinois

Secondary help is on the way.

Former Michigan State FB Max Rosenthal commits to Illinois

Bret Bielema secures another transfer.

3-star WR Chevy Brenson commits to Illinois

Illinois gets a big kid on a weird day.

3-Star OL Josh Gesky commits to Illinois

Lovie lands another in-state prospect for 2021.

Illini add P Hugh Robertson to 2020 class

Blake Hayes’ countryman is joining the Fighting Illini.