Redshirt freshman Justin Medlock made his first career field goal, a 28-yarder, in the first quarter. His 48-yarder in the second quarter was a career-high and marked his first multiple field goal performance.
Junior Tim Warefield's fumble recovery in the second quarter was the first of his career.
UCLA's 6-0 advantage at halftime marked the first time it has held an opponent scoreless at the half since September 29th, 2001. (17-0 vs. Oregon State)
Sophomore linebacker Justin London recorded his first career interception in the third quarter.
Junior wide receiver Craig Bragg has caught a pass in 25 straight games and at least two passes in 20 straight games.
Junior fullback Manuel White Jr. rushed for a career-high 102 yards. His previous career-high was 85 yards. (12/1/01 vs. Arizona State)
Senior linebacker Brandon Chillar recorded a career-high 14 tackles in the win. His previous career-high was 13, set last week at Colorado.
The last time UCLA faced a top-ranked opponent was September 6th, 1986 at Oklahoma. The Bruins were ranked fourth and lost 38-3.
ILLINOIS POST GAME NOTES
Senior safety Marc Jackson recorded his second interception of his career in the third quarter. It was the first of the season for the Illini.
This is the first game since the 1998 season that an Illinois squad has failed to score a touchdown.