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Offensive Struggles Continue to Mount

ANN ARBOR, Mich. – Graham Pocic mustered only two words when asked to describe the Illinois offensive effort in Saturday's 45-0 loss to Michigan.

"It's embarrassing," the senior said. Pocic would later use the word frustrating, as mounting struggles on the offensive side of the ball continued in waves in front of 110,922 people in the Big House. When it looked like the unit was at its lowest point, things continued to get worse. For starters, the team failed to cross midfield in the first quarter. Then, following a 23-yard run into...

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