Wes Lunt hits Malik Turner for 68-yard TD pass
The Lovie Smith era is officially underway in Champaign.
Wes Lunt and Malik Turner wanted to give him a warm welcome. The quarterback-receiver combination connected on this 68-yard pass midway through the first quarter to give Illinois a 14-0 lead over Murray State.
The season-opening contest between Illinois and Murray State can be seen on BTN.