They've been mad about him choosing OSU for a while. More likely to go pro instead.
Liddell’s father, Eric, refuted a Monday report from the Champaign-Urbana (Illinois) News-Gazette that the first-team all-Big Ten player was considering a transfer to Illinois, a school he heavily considered out of high school.
“No, he’s not going to Illinois,” Eric Liddell told The Dispatch on Monday morning. “We haven’t talked to not one person from Illinois. That hasn’t even been in our household. We’re just testing the waters.