Illinois survives against Minnesota

Illinois survives against Minnesota

Despite being outscored 22-7 in the fourth quarter, the Illinois Fighting Illini held on to beat the Minnesota Golden Gophers 35-32 on Saturday afternoon.

The Illini did not cover the 6.5-point spread, while the final score played OVER the day's posted total of 54.

Jacob Charest threw for 185 yards and one touchdown in the win.

Adam Weber totaled 222 yards, one touchdown and one interception for Minnesota.