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Pocic Gaining Comfort Level On Offensive Line

Graham Pocic (Jack Lyman)

The Fighting Illini offensive line hasn't set the world on fire perhaps, but it is opening holes for the running game and providing protection for the quarterback. There isn't much depth, but the first group appears to be operating as a single unit. Center Graham Pocic must make all the calls for the line, and he is improving weekly in his first year at the position.

Graham Pocic was 4-star offensive tackle at Lemont High School. He arrived on the Illinois campus a semester early in anticipation of an early playing role. He ended up redshirting before serving as a backup guard last season. He was moved to center in the spring and has made the adjustment quickly. "At first it took my awhile to get adjusted. But I had the spring and then the summer. Now I... Recommended Stories

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