The Daily Illini

Illinois tops Youngstown State, 28-17

Illinois' Jon Davis (3) scores a touchdown during the game against Youngstown State at Memorial Stadium in Champaign, Ill. on Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014. The Illini won 28-17.

By Charlotte Carroll

August 30, 2014

It was not the fast start head coach Tim Beckman had been wanting for the Illinois football team. Instead, the fate of Saturday's game was left to the fourth quarter where the offense exploded with three touchdowns in a 28-17 win over Youngstown State. In front of a crowd of 36,234, the Illini were able to ...