The cold and wind didn’t stop the crowd from coming out to our last tailgate of the season. “What makes people love these tailgates so much?” you might say. Well maybe these photos can shed light onto your question. Is it the free beer? Delicious food? School spirit? Great music? Perhaps a little bit of everything. Or maybe it was the Thanksgiving Gravy Eating competition and Illini football and basketball tickets as prizes. We’ll let you decide.