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June 30 UI 'Olympic sports' chat

Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 3:00pm

Staff writer Scott Richey will mark his one-year anniversary with the News-Gazette with another chat on everything Illini. He's back at it again this week at 3 p.m. with your answers for Illinois volleyball, soccer, women's basketball and baseball questions.

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June 29 Bob Asmussen chat

Monday, June 29, 2015 - 11:00am

Our longtime college football writer is ready to take your questions on all things Illinois and beyond. Ask him about his talk with former Illini Matt Sinclair ad his thoughts on the upcoming Big Ten football season.

June 26 Illinois football chat

Friday, June 26, 2015 - 2:00pm

Recruiting is picking up for Tim Beckman in regards to the 2016 class. What does beat writer Matt Daniels make of all the recent commits for the Illini? How are summer workouts going? What's the latest with the independent investigation? Daniels is chatting at 2 p.m. on Friday, but feel free to submit questions ahead of time.

June 24 Illinois basketball chat

Wednesday, June 24, 2015 - 12:30pm

How is Lou Henson doing? With the NBA draft looming Thursday night, will any Illini hear their names called? What about other Big Ten players? How is recruiting going for John Groce in the class of 2016, 2017 and 2018? When will construction be done at State Farm Center? No topic is off limits in beat writer Marcus Jackson's weekly chat, which returns from a one-week vacation at 12:30 p.m.

June 23 Illinois 'Olympic' sports chat

Tuesday, June 23, 2015 - 2:00pm

Staff writer Scott Richey is ready to answer any and all questions you might have about Illinois volleyball, soccer, women's basketball and baseball in his usual 2 p.m. Tuesday slot. Or you could get him going on other topics ... MLB, golf, Women's World Cup. It's summer. Let's have some fun.

June 22 Bob Asmussen chat

Monday, June 22, 2015 - 11:00am

Our longtime college football writer spent time Friday with Illinois star receiver Mikey Dudek. Ask him when Dudek plans to be back and how long his hair is. Or any other question you have in mind about football here or abroad. He even spent time Saturday looking at CFL rosters.

June 19 Illinois football chat

Friday, June 19, 2015 - 3:30pm

What are the key aspects of summer workouts for Tim Beckman's program? How is the investigation proceeding? When does The News-Gazette start its countdown of the 50 most important Illini for the 2015 season? Nothing is off limits in beat writer Matt Daniels' weekly chat, which gets going at 3:30 p.m. on Friday. Feel free to submit questions ahead of time.

June 16 Illinois 'Olympic' sports chat

Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 2:00pm

Now that summer has essentially started, staff writer Scott Richey will be taking all sorts of questions once again at 2 p.m. Want to talk Illini baseball still? Perfectly fine. Ready for a jumpstart on volleyball season? He can do that too. Is women's basketball on your mind? Maybe soccer or golf? He's never short an opinion. 

June 15 Bob Asmussen chat

Monday, June 15, 2015 - 11:00am

Our longtime college football writer is counting down the days to the start of the 2015 season. Ask him who he thinks will challenge Ohio State for No. 1 in the country and how long will the investigation at Illinois last. And ask him about the new CNN series "The Seventies," which is the same decade he started following college football.

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