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Feb. 20Bob Asmussen chat

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 10:00am

When will Lovie Smith fill his final coaching vacancy? How is the staff doing with the 2019 recruiting class? What returning player will make the biggest jump during the upcoming season?

For the answers to these questions, or anything else on your mind, check in with our longtime Illinois football beat writer.

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Feb. 15 Illinois basketball chat

Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 2:30pm

February will end in a flurry of games for the Illini — especially the last week of the season with four games in an eight-day span. That will happen after Illinois heads to Indiana on Wednesday for its rematch with the Hoosiers. The first game was a win for the Illini.

Feb. 12 Bob Asmussen chat

Monday, February 12, 2018 - 10:00am

What do you think about the new Illinois defensive line coach? How well did Lovie Smith finish his 2018 recruiting class? Does the team need to add a veteran quarterback?

For the answer to these questions, and anything else on your mind, check in with our longtime Illinois football beat writer.

Feb. 8 preps chat

Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 12:30pm

Every week, preps sports coordinator Colin Likas answers your burning questions about the local high school scene. Submit them anytime ahead of 12:30 p.m. Friday.

Feb. 7 Illinois basketball chat

Wednesday, February 7, 2018 - 6:00pm

Can the Illini recover from Sunday's loss at Ohio State in time for Thursday night's tip against Wisconsin? Which Illinois team will show up against the Badgers? Is there any postseason hope for Brad Underwood's program? How is recruiting going? Beat writer Scott Richey will take your questions at 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday in his weekly chat.

Feb. 5 Bob Asmussen chat

Monday, February 5, 2018 - 10:00am

What are the priorities for the final spots in the Illinois recruiting class? When will Lovie Smith fill his coaching staff? How important is spring football for new offensive coordinator Rod Smith>

For the answers to these questions, and anything else on your mind,check in with our longtime Illinois football beat writer.

Feb. 2 Prep sports chat

Friday, February 2, 2018 - 12:30pm

Every week, preps sports coordinator Colin Likas answers your burning questions about the local high school scene. Submit them anytime ahead of 12:30 p.m. Friday.

Jan. 31 Illinois basketball chat

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 12:30pm

February will be a busy month for the Illinois basketball team with eight Big Ten games remaining on the schedule before the conference tournament in New York City. Will the Illini fare better in February than they did in January? What positive steps forward have they taken? How does the recruiting front look?

Jan. 29 Bob Asmussen chat

Monday, January 29, 2018 - 10:00am

Who will fill the two vacancies on the Illinois football staff? What are the priorities for the final six spots in the 2018 recruiting class? How many graduate transfers will Lovie Smith add?

For the answers to these questions, and anything else on your mind, check in with our longtime Illinois football beat writer.

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