Both Minnesota and Illinois will be looking for their first victory of the season when they meet Saturday afternoon in Urbana, Ill. While the Gophers were losing to Michigan and Maryland, Illinois was blown out by Wisconsin the opener and lost 31-24 to Purdoe last weekend.


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Our game day coverage includes a Live Blog, where you can see what our writers are saying about the game and get updates from around college football, as well as up-to-the-minute statistics from the stadium.

Kickoff: 2:30 p.m.

TV: BTN. Radio: 100.3 FM, Satellite

Megan Ryan's game prediction

Marcus Fuller's Illinois scouting report

Megan Ryan's Big Ten power rankings

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Rosters: Gophers | Illinois (Click on player names for stats and news updates)

2020 schedules, results: Gophers | Illinois

Team statistics: Gophers | Illinois

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