Illinois to play Akron in 2019


Illinois is fleshing out their non-conference seasons for the next six years, and has added another Mid-American Conference opponent. Earlier in the year, it was announced that CMU will play Illinois in 2021. Today, Illinois announced a game with Akron on August 31st, 2019 in Urbana-Champlaign. Charlotte, UTSA, and Wyoming will also be scheduled for the coming years.