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Official Visit Reinforces Spencer's Decision

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Among many other tasks, new Fighting Illini football coach Tim Beckman has needed to convince previous commitments to remain loyal to the program. Joe Spencer has been committed to the Illini since this summer. He spent the weekend on campus for his official visit and left more sure than ever he made the right decision.

With recruiting in the final stretch for the 2012 class, Illinois coaches are making up for lost time and hosting a number of players for visits. One of the players who traveled to Illinois this past weekend was Ohio lineman Joseph Spencer. Spencer had been to Illinois before, but he got to go much more in-depth with the team and coaches on this visit. "On this visit, I got to hang out... Recommended Stories

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