Arrelious Benn

Illinois Fighting Illini #9 - Wide Receiver

  • Height: 6-2
  • Weight: 220

Illini Word of the Week — Sobriquet


You may know your favorite Illini athletes by another name.

The Clutch-est Final Scoring Drive with YOUR Big Ten School


We pick who we want marching our offenses to victory, who would YOU want for YOUR school?

Remember when recruiting was relevant?


Zook and Co. pulled in some big-time players in his tenure.

Illinois Football 2019 Signing Day Recap: Defensive Backs


Illinois only added two to its defensive backfield, but one of them is one of the best recruits in years.

January 1, 2008: A Rose Bowl Column


Today Ohio State plays Washington in the 2019 Rose Bowl Game. 11 years ago Illini Nation was there. And it was glorious.

Marquez Beason signs with Illinois


The Illini have locked up the big one.

The pros and cons of Mike Locksley as Maryland’s next football coach

The former Maryland offensive coordinator’s recruiting chops and strong local ties outweighed a disastrous first head-coaching job. The Terps have their coach.

TCR Year In Review


That was.... a year.

Throwback Thursday: Illinois Football’s 2008 Recruiting Class


Ron Zook's fourth recruiting class was arguably his best as several NFL players emerged.

Why I’m An Illini Fan: Michael Berns


The answer is rooted in a love for college football and a deep, loving feeling for a university.

Throwback Thursday: Illinois romps Michigan 45-20 at the Big House


The 2008 Fighting Illini Football team finished 5-7 with just one road win, but it’s etched in the history books.