The Illini are losing seven players to transfers, according to a Monday-night report.
According to Jeremy Werner of Illini Inquirer, six Illinois football players — wide receiver Marchie Murdock, running back Henry Enyenihi, wide receiver Raphael Barr, wide receiver Tyrin Stone-Davis, linebacker B.J. Bello, linebacker LaKeith Walls and defensive back Jevaris Little — are all set to transfer out of the program. Murdock will make a typical transfer, while the other six will make graduate transfers having already earned their degrees.
None of the players are starters for the Illini.
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Murdock is the most notable of the seven, tying for the team lead in touchdown catches last season. A redshirt sophomore last season, Murdock caught 20 passes for 194 yards and three touchdowns.
Enyenihi rushed 20 times for 58 yards and one touchdown last season.
Walls, Little and Bello had 16, 10 and six tackles, respectively last season.
Stone-Davis appeared in just one game last season, while Barr appeared in none.