Illinois coach Lovie Smith has his first chance at a Power Five win on Saturday, as North Carolina comes to Champaign.
He has at least one believer, as Lee Corso picked the Illini to beat the Tar Heels on College GameDay. Illini fans were excited.
LEE CORSO PICKED ILLINOIS
— The Champaign Room (@Champaign_Room) September 10, 2016
Lee Corso just picked Illinois to beat North Carolina. Hooray relevancy! pic.twitter.com/TlsaN91Do3
— Jim Vainisi (@JimVainisi) September 10, 2016
Lee Corso just picked Illinois ??
— Tanner Presker (@Tpresker) September 10, 2016
Lee Corso is the man #Illini
— Cade Smith (@Cadesmith44) September 10, 2016