DeVito throws for 329 yards to help Illinois to its best start since 2015

DeVito throws for 329 yards to help Illinois to its best start since 2015

Chase Brown became the first Illinois running back to rush for 100-plus yards in five straight games, Tommy DeVito passed for 329 yards and three touchdowns and the Fighting Illini blanked Chattanooga 31-0 on Thursday night. Illinois improved to 3-1 and is off to its best start since 2015. DeVito, the former Syracuse University quarterback, threw for 300 yards for the third time in his career. His passing total was 1 yard shy of a career-high 330 yards at Maryland …