Walkon Jake Kumerow Rising To Occasion Premium Story

Jake Kumerow (Holly Smith)
Jake Kumerow (Holly Smith)
By Jack Lyman
InsideIllini.com staff
Date: May 29, 2011

The Fighting Illini football team has always utilized walkons. Over the years, a number have made big plays and helped the team, earning scholarships. Redshirt freshman Jake Kumerow decided to wak on last fall, and he became one of the favorite receiver targets this spring.

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