Donovonn Young

Illinois Fighting Illini #5 - Running Back

  • Height: 6-0
  • Weight: 220
  • Seasons: SR

Throwback Thursday: David Reisner and the Kick that Saved the Illini Season


The Illini went bowling in 2014, and they had David Reisner to thank for it

Previewing Illinois Football


Injuries have hampered Illinois' passing attack, forcing the Illini to turn to unproven sophomores and freshmen at receiver. Is this a "get well" game for either Illinois' receivers or Nebraska's...

Illinois has bad, bad vibes

If you ignore the bad vibes, Tim Beckman and Illinois have some things going for them, but it's going to take a couple of breaks for Beckman to survive and the Illini to thrive in 2015.

Rantoul 2015: Left Guard and Notes on the Offense


Senior Chris Boles has come out of nowhere to take control of the starting left guard spot. Can he hold off talented youngsters for playing time? That and more notes on the offense's performance...

Nothing But Hope: NFL Draft Prospects for Illinois


The NFL Draft Combine wrapped up last weekend without a single Fighting Illini running the 40. How do the prospects look from this year and into the future?

Illinois Fumbles Away Heart of Dallas Bowl


Missed opportunities and questionable officiating lead to first December bowl defeat since 1992.

Boxing Day is B1G Bowl Day!


Illinois-LaTech and Rutgers-UNC! Catch. the. Fever.

NCAA 14 Football Simulation: Illinois vs LA Tech


It's the simulation of the Heart of Dallas Bowl!

Illinois Football Team Awards


Illinois Football held their annual award banquet this weekend. Seniors Reilly O'Toole and Earnest Thomas III were amongst the players recognized.

By the numbers: NU's 47-33 loss to Illinois


The injury bug bit Northwestern hard, and it's reflected in the key stats from Saturday.

The Hunt for 6 Is Complete: The Illini Win 47-33


The Fighting Illini have beat the Wildcats, won the LOLHAT, and started to make plans for the postseason.