Don’t look now, but there could be an upset brewing in Campaign, Illinois as the Fighting Illini host the No. 10-ranked Penn State Nittany Lions.
Down by four points in the third quarter, Lovie Smith’s team pulled a rabbit out of the hat on a trick-play touchdown that caught Penn State’s defense with its pants down.
Illinois catches Penn State off guard and takes the lead https://t.co/idTngSvmBE
— Kevin McGuire (@KevinOnCFB) September 22, 2018
This stunning play gave Illinois a 24-21 lead over Penn State with most of the second half left to play.