Illinois beat Purdue, 24-6, in a game played entirely in the rain Saturday. Two Purdue (2-6, 1-4) turnovers were turned into 14 points for the Illini (4-4, 2-3). Boilermaker starting quarterback Jack Plummer was 7-of-19 for 68 yards and had an interception returned for an Illini touchdown. Plummer was pulled from the game and backup Aiden O'Connell led to the team to its only touchdown late in the fourth quarter.