- IU feels good again after beating Illini (The Journal Gazette, Fort Wayne, Ind.)
It wasn’t always pretty, but IU football will take a win (TribStar.com)
"Indiana coach Bill Lynch responded to the debacle against Virginia by challenging his team for what he saw as a lack of physicality and toughness by running practices with more hitting during the week."
Evans shines in featured role (Indiana Daily Student)
"As IU coach Bill Lynch saw the lucky bounce, he couldn’t help but feel the tide turn his way. 'When it happened, you kind of start thinking, ‘I think we’ve got a chance to win this game,’ because sometimes breaks just have to go your way,' Lynch said. "
- Cupcake Wars: Indiana Defeats Illinois 27-14, Plus Discussion of Trent Green's Jaw and Primitive Radio Gods (The Rivalry, Esq.)
- Chappell impressive in 27-14 Illinois win (Indiana Daily Student)
Four in a row: Offense flops in loss to IU | The Daily Illini
'I'm kind of known for not thinking too smart,' [Illinois receiver AJ]Jenkins [the guy who shushed the IU student section] said. 'I was on the bike and the fans kept telling me to pedal faster, so I said, 'All right, I've got something for you.''"
Illinois in a dark, dark place (Herald Review)
"And after watching Indiana's creative, clever, ever-shifting offense, it seems even more exasperating to watch Illinois plod along in its version. And don't be misled by padded stats late in games that already have been decided."