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Nov. 20 Bob Asmussen chat

Monday, November 20, 2017 - 10:00am

How did the Illini look against Ohio State? Who will start at quarterback in the season finale against Northwestern? What changes, if any, will Lovie Smith make to his staff after the season? For the answers to these questions, and anything else on your mind, check in with our longtime Illinois football beat writer.

Nov. 15 Illinois basketball chat

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 12:30pm

The Illinois basketball team is 2-0 on the season with wins against Southern and UT Martin and 1-0 in recruiting with a win by signing five-star point guard Ayo Dosunmu. So what's next for Brad Underwood's Illini? Will the season be more like the blowout against the Jaguars or what turned out to be a nailbiter against the Skyhawks? Who might be on the recruiting radar?

Nov. 13 Bob Asmussen chat

Monday, November 13, 2017 - 10:00am

Who will play quarterback for Illinois against Ohio State? What would a winless Big Ten season mean to the Illini? How is recruiting going for Lovie Smith's team?

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

Nov. 9 Illinois basketball chat

Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 12:30pm

This is the week. The early signing period begins Wednesday, with Ayo Dosunmu set to sign with Illinois. Then comes the start of the 2017-18 season Friday for Brad Underwood and the Illini. Will they fare better than they did in their charity exhibition against Eastern Illinois?

Nov. 6 Bob Asmussen chat

Monday, November 6, 2017 - 10:00am

How did the Illini look at Purdue? Is the two-quarterback system here to stay? How is recruiting going for Lovie Smith?

 

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

Nov. 1 Illinois basketball chat

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 12:30pm

This week's chat marks the start of November. It really is basketball season. Illinois has a charity exhibtion at Eastern Illinois on the schedule for Friday. A week later? The season opener against Southern at State Farm Center. What will beat writer Scott Richey be looking for Friday in Charleston? Which players will factor into the starting lineup and rotation?

Oct. 30 Bob Asmussen chat

Monday, October 30, 2017 - 10:00am

How did the Illini look against Wisconsin? Who will be the starting quarterback against Purdue? What is the key to rebuilding the program?

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

Oct. 25 Illinois basketball chat

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 12:30pm

The regular season is less than three weeks away. Will Brad Underwood lead the Illini back to the NCAA tournament in his first season? What's going on with Talen Horton-Tucker's recruitment? When will Ayo Dosunmu sign with the Illini? Can Mark Smith win Big Ten Freshman of the Year? Any question is fair game as beat writer Scott Richey conducts his weekly chat at 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday.

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