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Joe Boozell | NCAA.com | October 26, 2016

Illinois football to don ‘Gray Ghost’ uniforms on Saturday

It’s homecoming this weekend at Illinois, and the Illini will rock a new look in their matchup against Minnesota.

Illinois unveiled its “Gray Ghost” uniforms today on Twitter, and they’re unlike anything we’ve seen the Illini wear in the past. Check them out:

The gray uniforms are different, and Illinois is making a change to its headwear, too. The Illini will sport these brand new navy helmets:

Lovie Smith and the Illini are seeking their third win of the season, and they will do so in style.

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