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1995 Illinois Fighting Illini football
ConferenceBig Ten Conference
1995 record5–5–1 (3–4–1 Big Ten)
Head coachLou Tepper (4th season)
Home stadiumMemorial Stadium (Capacity: 70,904)
Seasons
← 1994
1996 →
1995 Big Ten football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#8/7 Northwestern 8 0 0     10 2 0
#6/8 Ohio State 7 1 0     11 2 0
#13/12 Penn State 5 3 0     9 3 0
#17/19 Michigan 5 3 0     9 4 0
Michigan State 4 3 1     6 5 1
#25/22 Iowa 4 4 0     8 4 0
Illinois 3 4 1     5 5 1
Wisconsin 3 4 1     4 5 2
Purdue 2 5 1     4 6 1
Minnesota 1 7 0     3 8 0
Indiana 0 8 0     2 9 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll / Coaches' Poll

The 1995 Illinois Fighting Illini football team represented the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign in the 1995 NCAA Division I-A football season.

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentRankSiteTVResultAttendance
September 22:30 PMNo. 13 MichiganNo. 25ABCL 14–3870,193
September 99:00 PMat No. 24 Oregon*SCCL 31–3444,201
September 1611:30 AMNo. 17 Arizona*
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Champaign, Illinois
ESPNW 9–757,134
September 231:00 PMEast Carolina*
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Champaign, Illinois
W 7–060,545
October 712:00 PMat IndianaESPN2W 17–1038,098
October 1411:00 AMMichigan State
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Champaign, Illinois
CreativeL 21–2765,653
October 2811:00 AMNo. 8 Northwestern
CreativeL 14–1765,425
November 411:30 AMat IowaESPNW 26–770,397
November 112:30 PMat No. 2 Ohio StateABCL 3–4192,639
November 181:00 PMMinnesota
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Champaign, Illinois
W 48–1445,521
November 252:30 PMat WisconsinCreativeT 3–376,750

RosterEdit

1995 Illinois Fighting Illini football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
TE 86 Cushing, MattMatt Cushing So
RB 7 Douthard, TyTy Douthard Jr
WR 83 Dulick, JasonJason Dulick Jr
RB 35 Holcombe, RobertRobert Holcombe So
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
LB 51 Hardy, KevinKevin Hardy Sr
DE 97 Rice, SimeonSimeon Rice Sr
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • Cruz Roja.svg Injured
  • Redshirt.svg Redshirt

Roster

1996 NFL DraftEdit

Two of the top three overall picks in the 1996 NFL Draft were from Illinois.

Player Round Pick Position Club
Kevin Hardy 1 2 Linebacker Jacksonville Jaguars
Simeon Rice 1 3 Defensive end Arizona Cardinals
Ken Blackman 3 69 Guard Cincinnati Bengals
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Awards and honorsEdit

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