Kansas hosts Illinois in Big Ten-Big 12 showdown

Illinois will face Kansas for the first time since 1968 when the Illini visit Memorial Stadium on Friday night. They are coming off a last-second win over Toledo, rallying from 19-7 in the third quarter for the 30-28 victory. Kansas started the season with a 48-17 win over Missouri State



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David Booth Kansas Memorial Stadium, home of the Jayhawks, on Aug. 8, 2023, in Lawrence, Kansas. (Tammy Ljungblad/The Kansas City Star/TNS)

Illinois (1-0) at Kansas (1-0), Friday, 7:30 p.m.  (ESPN2)

Line: Kansas by 3, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.

Series record: Illinois leads 3-2.

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