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Date: January 1, 2013
Location: Jacksonville, Fla.
Time: 11:00 a.m. CT
TV: ESPN2
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#B1GCats Lead Big Ten With 103 Fall Academic All-Big Ten Awards
Campbell, VanHoose Earn Second-Team All-Big Ten Honors
The Skip Report: A Time To Take Stock
Wildcats Fall to Fighting Illini on Senior Day
The Skip Report: Northwestern vs. Illinois Preview
'Cats, Illini Clash with Rivalry Trophy, Bowl Berth at Stake
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  • The Weather Man Isn't Always Right

    02/28/13

    Snow is spitting from the sky and, down below, slush pockmarks the landscape. But this inconvenient reality does not matter. On the Kirby-Flanagan Indoor Practice Field inside the Nicolet Football Center, the 'Cats are about to wrap up their...

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  • Before You Go...

    12/21/12

    Skip Myslenski chats with Kain Colter and Pat Fitzgerald following the team's final practice before dispersing for the holidays. The team will reconvene on the night of Tuesday, Dec. 25. Click here to download the latest version of the...

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  • Wildcats Size Up Bowl Significance

    12/19/12

    He has long dreamt, he said often this season, of playing college football. But not until he viewed the 2006 Rose Bowl did 'Cat true freshman superback Dan Vitale appreciate the special nature of the postseason. That affair matched...

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  • Catching Up With The 'Cats

    12/15/12

    THE PLAN: The 'Cats practiced Saturday for their Jan. 1 date with Mississippi State in the Gator Bowl. They treated it as a game-week Tuesday. On Tuesday, when they regroup next, they will work as if it was a...

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  • Finding His Niche, And Quickly

    12/10/12

    Now his name is tied to that of the acclaimed Drake Dunsmore, the accomplished superback whose 'Cat career ended just a fall ago. Despite rumblings of this connection throughout the year, it was solidified one Saturday at Michigan State...

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  • Upon Further Review: Illinois

    11/25/12

    Some seven minutes still remained in the 'Cats' Saturday dismissal of Illinois when Stacy Fitzgerald, Pat Fitzgerald's wife, prepared a chili dog and exited her box high above Ryan Field. Unfolding below her was a rarity for a group...

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  • Illinois -- and Senior Day -- Friday Primer

    11/23/12

    On the sideline, he high-fives his players and body-bumps his players and reflects a roiling torrent of emotions. That is why we found the following exchange revelatory. It belies that public image and gives a glimpse at the inner-workings...

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DateOpponentTime/Result
Sept. 1at SyracuseW, 42-41
Sept. 8vs. VanderbiltW, 23-13
Sept. 15vs. Boston CollegeW, 22-13
Sept. 22vs. South DakotaW, 38-7
Sept. 29vs. IndianaW, 44-29
Oct. 6at Penn StateL, 39-28
Oct. 13at MinnesotaW, 21-13
Oct. 20vs. NebraskaL, 29-28
Oct. 27vs. Iowa (HC)W, 28-17
Nov. 10at MichiganL, 38-31 (OT)
Nov. 17at Michigan StateW, 23-20
Nov. 24vs. IllinoisW, 50-14

 

 

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