College Rankings - Best Pro Sports Teams in Illinois

Some "college towns" are in metropolitan areas where you can catch a professional sports match down the street. Here are the best schools to feature nearby professional sports teams.

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1
DePaul University
Chicago, IL
9.05 / 10
2
University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, IL
8.64 / 10
3
Loyola University Chicago
Chicago, IL
8.53 / 10
4
Roosevelt University
Chicago, IL
8.26 / 10
5
Columbia College Chicago
Chicago, IL
8.17 / 10
6
University of Chicago
Chicago, IL
8.09 / 10
7
Concordia University Chicago
River Forest, IL
8.03 / 10
8
Northwestern University
Evanston, IL
8.00 / 10
9
Saint Xavier University
Chicago, IL
7.97 / 10
10
Chicago State University
Chicago, IL
7.72 / 10
11
North Central College
Naperville, IL
7.66 / 10
12
Illinois Institute of Technology
Chicago, IL
7.64 / 10
13
North Park University
Chicago, IL
7.62 / 10
14
Elmhurst College
Elmhurst, IL
7.59 / 10
15
Art Inst. of Chicago
Chicago, IL
7.53 / 10
16
Southern Illinois Edwardsville
Edwardsville, IL
7.38 / 10
17
Illinois
Champaign, IL
7.34 / 10
18
Wheaton College - Illinois
Wheaton, IL
7.33 / 10
19
Trinity Christian College
Palos Heights, IL
7.29 / 10
20
McKendree University
Lebanon, IL
7.24 / 10
21
National Louis University
Chicago, IL
7.24 / 10
22
Judson University
Elgin, IL
7.19 / 10
23
Lake Forest College
Lake Forest, IL
7.17 / 10
24
Rush University
Chicago, IL
7.16 / 10
25
Northern Illinois University
Dekalb, IL
7.14 / 10