April 9, 2014
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The draft has been completed and the rosters for the 2014 Orange and Blue Spring Game have been set. The teams were selected by the seniors, who were split up into two groups by the coaching staff, on Tuesday evening in the squad room at Memorial Stadium. The Blue squad selected quarterback Wes Lunt with the first pick, while running back Josh Ferguson was the top pick for the Orange team.
>> View the full Orange and Blue rosters
NOTE: Due to depth issues, seven players - QB Man Berg, OL Chris Boles, WR Kameron Fry, DL Brandon Roberts, LEO Kirk Roberts, STAR Conner Schmidt and RB Cameron Tucker - are listed on both rosters and could play on both teams throughout the game.
Spring Game Details
When: Saturday, April 12, 2014 // 2 p.m. CDT
Where: Memorial Stadium, Champaign, Ill.
Internet Stream: BTN2Go
Radio: WDWS AM-1400 (Brian Barnhart, Kurt Kittner and Steve Kelly)
Fan Info: Admission is free. Only the east side of Memorial Stadium will be open for the public. Fans are asked to enter through Gates 17, 19 and 21. Concession stands will be open.
Stadium Sale: The Illinois Division of Intercollegiate Athletics, in conjunction with Gameday Spirit Fan Store, will host a Fighting Illini merchandise sale on Saturday in the Great East Hall of Memorial Stadium. The sale will run from 9 a.m. until halftime of the spring game.
Parking: Free parking in the lots surrounding Memorial Stadium and the Northwest and Northweast State Farm Center lots. View Parking Map
Spring Game Format
The game will be played with a normal clock for the first three quarters and a running clock in the fourth (except for the final two minutes if the game is close).
All drives after a score will start on the 27 yard line.
All punts will be fair caught.
Field goals will be kicked but there will be no rush.
Spring Awards will be presented on field after the game