DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) -- The Illini were looking for their first non-conference road win since 2007.

Illinois dug themselves a 13-point hole but after scoring 24 unanswered points, the Illini were able hold off the Huskies to earn a road win, 31-23 over UConn.

Illinois State on the other hand, led from start to finish and it wasn't even a contest.

The Redbirds ran away with this one defeating Morehead State, 42-7.