Football Spring Game Set for Friday, April 12
Jan. 16, 2013
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - The annual Illinois football Orange and Blue Spring Game, presented by Fighting Illini Energy, will take place under the lights at Memorial Stadium on Friday, April 12, at 8 p.m. CT and will be televised live on the Big Ten Network. Admission and parking for the Spring Game is free.
Led by second-year head coach Tim Beckman, the Fighting Illini will begin spring practices on Tuesday, March 5, with the first of 15 workouts. The spring schedule includes a practice at historic Gately Stadium on Chicago's South Side on Friday, March 29, at 5:30 p.m. and the annual Illinois High School Football Coaches Association (IHSFCA) Clinic April 4-6 in Champaign.