Stunner! Illini upset Wisconsin on last-second field goal

  • Illinois kicker James McCourt celebrates with teammates after kicking the game-winning field goal as time expired against Wisconsin, Saturday in Champaign.

    Illinois kicker James McCourt celebrates with teammates after kicking the game-winning field goal as time expired against Wisconsin, Saturday in Champaign. Associated Press

  • Illinois' Donny Navarro (86) takes the ball in for a touchdown ahead of Wisconsin defenders Rachad Wildgoose (5) and Donte Burton (17) during the first half on Saturday in Champaign.

    Illinois' Donny Navarro (86) takes the ball in for a touchdown ahead of Wisconsin defenders Rachad Wildgoose (5) and Donte Burton (17) during the first half on Saturday in Champaign. Associated Press

  • Wisconsin players walk off the field as Illinois celebrates their 24-21 win.

    Wisconsin players walk off the field as Illinois celebrates their 24-21 win. Associated Press

  • llinois kicker James McCourt, left, kicks the game-winning field goal as time expired against Wisconsin, Saturday in Champaign.

    llinois kicker James McCourt, left, kicks the game-winning field goal as time expired against Wisconsin, Saturday in Champaign. Associated Press

 
Updated 10/19/2019 5:26 PM

James McCourt kicked a 39-yard field as time expired and Illinois pulled off the biggest upset of the college football season, knocking off No. 6 Wisconsin 24-23 on Saturday.

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