Illini run over Cardinals
The Illinois Fighting Illini rushed for 324 yards in Week 9, rolling to a 28-17 win over the Ball State Cardinals at Memorial Stadium.
The Illini could not cover the 13.5-point home spread, and the 45 points scored were UNDER the posted total of 58.5.
Juice Williams was 7-for-15 for 145 yards and two picks, while running for 99 yards and two touchdowns. Rashard Mendenhall had 28 carries for 189 yards and two majors for the Illini.
Nate Davis went 16-for-32 for 167 yards, one touchdown and one interception, and added 64 yards on the ground for the Cardinals.