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Tim Beckman Updates Fighting Illini Football

Spring practices ended over a month ago, but the Fighting Illini football coaching staff is as busy as ever. Assistants have been on the road evaluating prospects, and head coach Tim Beckman is traveling around the state with the Illini Caravan. He updates the progress of his team plus gives opinions regarding a college playoff in this report.

Tim Beckman is going around the state with head men's basketball coach John Groce and head women's basketball coach Matt Bollant as part of the Illini Caravan. Speaking on WDWS radio Saturday morning, he senses excitement around the state toward Illinois athletics. "What a great opportunity to get out and speak to the Illini faithful. You can see the passion for this great university we have...

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