Nathan Scheelhaase’s father banned from Illinois games for a year

Illinois Fighting Illini quarterback Nathan Scheelhaase's father, Nathan Creer, has been banned from all U of I home games for a year. Ouch.
Via Gamedayr
November 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Nebraska Cornhuskers: Illinois game preview

Redshirt freshman Tommy Armstrong Jr. gets his second start of the season against the Fighting Illini. Coming into this weekend’s game against the Illinois Fighting Illini, the Nebraska Cornhuskers certainly had some things to work on. The off week following the victory against South Dakota State should have at least given them time to make some adjustments. But what adjustments...
October 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Illinois QB Nathan Scheelhaase most improved player in college football

Illinois senior quarterback Nathan Scheelhaase has improved in nearly every facet of his game early on this 2013 season. His accuracy and timing is noticeably better as well as progress in the ability to throw downfield and on the run. He can also pass under pressure more effectively than before.Scheelhaase was a four star recruit coming out of high school and he is in his fourth...
Via College Football Universe
September 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Illinois Fighting Illini shock sloppy Cincinnati

On Saturday, September 7th, 2013, the Fighting Illini of the University of Illinois knocked off double-digit favorite Cincinnati 45-17. The Bearcats were coming off a 42-7 blowout of Purdue, while Illinois barely escaped its opener with a 42-34 victory over Southern Illinois that came down to the last 40 seconds of regulation. This Saturday’s game wasn’t near as much of a nail...
September 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Illinois Football Preview: Can Scheelhaase's swan song be a happy one?

  Yesterday we took a look at the defense and as bleak as that picture was, the offense was it’s equal in 2012. However, we aren’t here to re-hash what went down last year and that’s as much because it’s painful as it is pointless. Why pointless? That’s because the co-offensive coordinator experiment from last season is thankfully over. Illini fans and...
Via The B1g Time
August 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Illini QB Nathan Scheelhaase tries to hi five referee, fails (video)

Early in the Illini Badgers game Saturday, Illinois had a lead. It didn’t last long as the Illini lost 31-14. But after scoring, Illinois QB Nathan Scheelhaase tries to actually hi five the referee. The zebra knows better than to do something showing allegiance like that, and Scheelhaase stumbles as the ref leaves him hanging. Paul M. Banks is CEO of The Sports, an...
Via The Sports Bank
October 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Ref denies Illinois QB on high five

Via Diehardsport
October 06, 2012  |  Discuss

ASU notes: Graham prepping for Scheelhaase

TEMPE, Ariz. -- Though Illinois coach Tim Beckman is not expected to name his starting quarterback before Saturday's game, ASU is preparing for banged up junior Nathan Scheelhaase. Scheelhaase, the regular starter for the Illini, left the team's win over Western Michigan last week with an ankle injury. He practiced Wednesday and was said to be improving. Beckman told reporters...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
September 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Beckman unsure if QB Scheelhaase will play at ASU

Illinois coach Tim Beckman said Monday that he won't know until midweek whether starting quarterback Nathan Scheelhaase will be ready to play Saturday at Arizona State after suffering an ankle injury in the season-opening win over Western Michigan. And if he can't go, Illinois could be offensively challenged. With Scheelhaase at quarterback, Illinois efficiently rolled...
Via AP on Fox
September 03, 2012  |  Discuss

2012 Illinois Football preview: schedule and predictions

Nathan Scheelhassse 2012 Quickview: Illinois Football 2011 Record: 7-6 Head Coach: Tim Beckman- 1st year Returning Starters:   13  6-Offense 7-Defense Nonconference Schedule Breakdown: The Illini nonconference slate is respectable…and by that I mean they play a legit D-1 school on the road…Arizona State (please don’t come at me about who is and who isn’t legit..)…but...
July 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Signs your MLB fantasy season is already doomed

Redrafting the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft

The greatest moments from non-playoff NBA teams

Five-round NFL mock draft

Gallery: Instagrams of the week

10 jaw-dropping stats from the NBA season

The longest homers of the week

Ranking the best NFL free agents still available

Updated NBA Draft early entries list

Honest NBA playoffs slogans

Gallery: The best of Barbie Blank

Breakout candidates for the NHL playoffs

Draft needs for all 32 NFL teams

Seven kids on every youth sports team

Behind the scenes with Paulina Gretzky

Youtube_32 Twitter_32 Facebook_32 Rss_32 Email_32

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.