MACOMB, Ill. – Western Illinois Football will travel once again to Champaign-Urbana to play the Illinois Fighting Illini, coming up in 2015. The Illini announced their non-conference schedule over a three-year span on Thursday (Sept. 26).
The contest will be played on Saturday, September 12, 2015. The Fighting Leathernecks played at Illinois in week two of the 2007 season, losing 21-0. It marked the first-ever meeting between the two in-state programs.