Illini Training Camp: Day 2
Aug. 5, 2014
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - The Fighting Illini hit the field at Memorial Stadium for their second split practice on Tuesday. After working Monday night under the lights, the Blue squad worked out Tuesday afternoon and the Orange switched to a night practice.
In its final day with no pads, Illinois continued to stress fundamentals but also ran through another chunk of offensive coordinator Bill Cubit's playbook.
Fans Gobble Up 14,000 Tickets During Flash Sale
Illini head coach Tim Beckman joined in the fun, purchasing 40 tickets to each of Illinois' seven home games. He told media after Tuesday's first practice that he plans to distribute them to local organizations throughout the season.
Dre Brown Joins Illini Class of 2015
Brown is a four-star recruit according to Scout.com and hails from DeKalb, Illinois. He rushed for 1,584 yards and racked up 26 touchdowns as a junior.
Tim Beckman (@coachbeckman) August 5, 2014