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Aug. 21 Bob Asmussen chat

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 10:00amHow did the Illini look in their final week of training camp? Which freshmen will play early? What is the status of the injured players? For the answers to these questions, or anything else on your mind, check in with our longtime Illinois football writer.

Illini Basketball: Illini Basketball

.@CoachUnderwood reaction: I'd rather coach naked than sing in front of 40,000. There's a reason my wife won't let me sing in church.

Live with Mark Tupper: Answering questions about Illini football and basketball

Submit a question to Mark Tupper any time by emailing him at mtupper@herald-review.com

Photo Gallery: Illinois Football Preseason Practice 8/17/17

Check out photos from the Illini’s Thursday practice!

JT Barrett leads frightening Ohio State team entering 2017

The Illini will have their hands full with the Buckeyes in November

Lane Kiffin Drama: QB Steven Frank transfers from FAU

Redshirt freshman quarterback Steven Frank has transferred from FAU. What is going on in Boca Raton?

Tre Watson expected to play big part of Illinois defense

The junior linebacker will lead his group this year

Throwback Thursday: Geronimo Allison scores game winning TD vs. Nebraska

It wasn’t pretty, but Geronimo Allison earned Illinois its first Big Ten win over Nebraska.

Bob Asmussen's AP preseason football poll

The AP is having eight voters release their ballots each day before Monday's unveiling.

Illinois Basketball: Big Ten schedule sets up well for Illini

The Illinois basketball Big Ten schedule has been released with the dates of each contest. Honestly, when I look at the competition, I feel like the Big Ten is down this season and this is an opportunity for Brad Underwood and the Illini to have an impact on the league year one. The schedule that [] Illinois Basketball: Big Ten schedule sets up well for Illini - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Illinois Sports: Big Ten play to come early for Illinois basketball

Here is the Illinois Sports news from around the country and around the internet. The Illinois basketball team is set to have a great year. They have a new head coach in Brad Underwood and the future seems to be brighter. This season, the Big Ten Conference schedule starts a little early. Illinois will be [] Illinois Sports: Big Ten play to come early for Illinois basketball - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Top of the Morning, Aug. 17, 2017

It's men's basketball coach Brad Underwood's turn to mingle with the Wrigley Field set today.

247Sports & Scout experts preview the Big Ten football season

The Notorious B1G Podcast with Allen Trieu and Steve Wiltfong welcomes in beat writers and insiders from across the Big Ten to talk about the 2017 campaign.

Illini, Fahey set complete schedule for upcoming season

New era starts Nov. 10 against Fort Wayne at State Farm Center.

Tight ends could play more prominent role in Illini offense

A tight end in Illinois' offense has multiple responsibilities.

Three observations from Wednesday's Illinois football practice

Kendrick Foster is back, but Louis Dorsey remains out.

Chayce Crouch limited in Illini practice, others see majority of reps

Full 11-on-11 reps went to Jeff George Jr., Cam Thomas and Cam Miller. 

Survey Says with Chris James & Griffin Palmer

Chris James Junior defensive back Will the Cubs repeat as World Series champions? No, Texas Rangers will. Who is the celebrity people say you look like? Will Smith. Which of your teammates is the top Heisman candidate? Kend

Illini Training Camp 2017: 'Ball security ... needs to be a lot better'

Illinois coach Lovie Smith discusses giving Chayce Crouch a day off and the Illini offense, while linebacker Del'Shawn Phillips spotlights another strong day for the defense and running back Kendrick Foster talks about his return to the field.

UI Football Camp 2017: Day 14

Illinois football team's fourteenth day of practice at the Campus Rec fields in Urbana on Wednesday, August 16, 2017.

Illini Basketball: Illini Basketball

Full schedule: fightingillini.com/schedule.aspx?path=mbball #Illini B1G schedule has dropped

Breaking down the Illini's schedule

Beat writer Scott Richey takes a look at the 31-game regular season slate that awaits Illinois and new coach Brad Underwood after it was unveiled on Wednesday afternoon.

Early start to Illini Big Ten hoops schedule

CHAMPAIGN – The Big Ten Conference’s unfamiliar step to the east is giving schools the quirkiest men’s basketball schedule in a long time.

Illinois Football Roster Review: Special Teams

A look at the KPS for the Illini in 2017