The Daily Illini

Illinois football tops Western Kentucky in 4th quarter

Running back Josh Ferguson puts Illinois on the board first with a touchdown in the first quarter against Western Kentucky at Memorial Stadium on Saturday. The Illini won 42-34.

By Charlotte Carroll

September 8, 2014

Illinois football got the fast start it was looking for in Saturday’s 42-34 win over Western Kentucky, putting the ball in the end zone within the first five minutes. But like last week, the Illini really performed in the fourth quarter, scoring half of its 42 points in the final 15 minutes of play. R...