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1991 Illinois Fighting Illini football
John Hancock Bowl, L 6–3 vs. UCLA
ConferenceBig Ten Conference
1991 record6–6 (4–4 Big Ten)
Head coachJohn Mackovic and Lou Tepper
Home stadiumMemorial Stadium (Capacity: 70,053)
Seasons
← 1990
1992 →
1991 Big Ten football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#6/6 Michigan 8 0 0     10 2 0
#10/10 Iowa 7 1 0     10 1 1
Ohio State 5 3 0     8 4 0
Indiana 5 3 0     7 4 1
Illinois 4 4 0     6 6 0
Purdue 3 5 0     4 7 0
Michigan State 3 5 0     3 8 0
Wisconsin 2 6 0     5 6 0
Northwestern 2 6 0     3 8 0
Minnesota 1 7 0     2 9 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll / Coaches' Poll

The 1991 Illinois Fighting Illini football team represented the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign in the 1991 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Illinois offense scored 264 points while the defense allowed 188 points. At season's end, the club competed in the John Hancock Bowl.

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentRankSiteTVResultAttendance
August 313:00 PMEast Carolina*ESPNW 38–3146,313
September 141:00 PMat Missouri*L 19–2349,586
September 212:30 PMHouston*
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Champaign, Illinois
W 51–1060,182
October 511:30 AMMinnesota
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Champaign, Illinois
ESPNW 24–357,981
October 122:30 PMNo. 11 Ohio StateNo. 20
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Champaign, Illinois
ABCW 10–770,125
October 192:30 PMat No. 13 IowaNo. 15ABCL 24–2170,220
October 261:00 PMat NorthwesternNo. 17L 17–1126,543
November 21:00 PMWisconsin
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Champaign, Illinois
W 22–661,493
November 912:00 PMat PurdueW 41–1433,152
November 162:30 PMNo. 4 MichiganNo. 25
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Champaign, Illinois
ABCL 20–066,757
November 2312:05 PMat Michigan StateL 27–2461,721
December 311:30 PMvs. UCLA*CBSL 6–342,281
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Central time

1992 NFL DraftEdit

Player Round Pick Position Club
Elbert Tuener 7 189 Wide receiver Houston Oilers
Kameno Bell 12 328 Running back Miami Dolphins
Tim Simpson 12 329 Center Cleveland Browns

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