College Football Reporter/Columnist
Bob Asmussen is a college football reporter and columnist for The News-Gazette. His email is email@example.com, and you can follow him on Twitter (@BobAsmussen).
Illinois men's golf team preps for NCAA regional play starting on Monday
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Is Dee Brown the best Illini basketball player of all-time? What about Deron Williams? Should Jean Driscoll and Tatyana McFadden be under consideration for the Illinois athletics Hall of Fame? Our columnist weighs in after hearing plenty of feedback on top Illini athletes, coaches, teams and more
Of course, it's apples and oranges. But with the help of statistics, biographies and the wisdom of others, longtime News-Gazette sportswriter Bob Asmussen came up with his list of the 50 top University of Illinois athletes during the Tatelines era. Let the debates begin:
Illini coach eager for practices to get going as well
During the Tatelines era, University of Illinois teams have won multiple national titles and endless Big Ten championships. After spending 33 years in the community covering the program, News-Gazette sportswriter Bob Asmussen ranks the best squads. He's looking forward to feedback from the readers (good, bad or indifferent).