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April 23 Bob Asmussen chat

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 11:00am

Any truth to the rumors that Illinois is looking for a graduate transfer quarterback? What area does the team most need to fix between now and training camp? When will the Illini land their next commit for 2020?

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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April 17 Illinois basketball chat

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 12:30pm

The spring signing period starts Wednesday — just in time for this week's chat with beat writer Scott Richey. The main question, of course, is whether Kofi Cockburn and Bernard Kouma (and somebody else?) will sign on the first possible day. The somebody else part is interesting. Will the Illini avoid offseason losses that have hit so many teams across the country?

April 16 Bob Asmussen chat

Tuesday, April 16, 2019 - 11:00am

How did the Illinois football team look in the spring game? What are the biggest areas of concern? What are the strengths?

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

 

April 10 Illinois basketball chat

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - 12:30pm

Illinois will be able to officially add four-star center Kofi Cockburn starting April 17 with the spring signing period stretching to mid-May. Who else might join the future Illini big man in Champaign? One scholarship remains open should Illinois also be able to bring another four-star center in Antwan January on board.

April 9 Bob Asmussen chat

Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 11:00am

What player has been the most impressive during spring practice? Which position needs the most improvement? If the Illini played a game this weekend, who would be in the starting lineup?

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

 

April 3 Illinois basketball chat

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 - 12:30pm

The offseason continues for Illinois men's basketball, with recruiting moving from an everyday thing to the No. 1 priority. Who might Brad Underwood and Co. add for the 2019-20 season? Will it be transfers or more Class of 2019 prospects like Kofi Cockburn and Antwan January? Could there be more roster turnover?

April 2 Bob Asmussen chat

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 11:00am

How did the first week of spring ball go for Lovie Smith's team? Who is leading the quarterback competition? What is the strongest position?

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

March 27 Illinois basketball chat

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - 12:30pm

The offseason continues for Illinois basketball, with rounding out the 2019-20 roster a top priority. The Illini's two commits — big men Kofi Cockburn and Antwan January — can't sign for another couple weeks when the spring signing period begins.

March 25 Bob Asmussen chat

Monday, March 25, 2019 - 11:00am

Who will win the quarterback battle in the spring? What are other key position fights? How will the new coaches perform?
For the answers to these questions, check in with our longtime Illinois football beat writer.

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