Illini Kick Off 2011 Season with First Day of Practice


Jan. 28, 2011

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - The Fighting Illini opened the 2011 season with the first day of practice on Friday. The team worked out in the Irwin Indoor Practice Facility, which is outfitted with batting cages that drop from the ceiling, portable pitching mounds and a state-of-the-art FieldTurf surface.

Click here for the complete photo gallery from the first day of practice.