Head coach Tim Beckman and play-by-play voice of the Illini Brian Barnhart appear weekly in the fall on the Fighting Illini Insider TV show.
Sept. 17, 2012
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - The 2012-13 season of the weekly Fighting Illini Insider television show and Tim Beckman Radio Show are underway. Illini Productions will produce 36 shows covering primarily football in the fall, men's and women's basketball during the winter and spring sports through the end of May. Head football coach Tim Beckman's weekly call-in radio show also moves out of the studio into the new Prairie Fire Grill restaurant at 100 Trade Center Drive in Champaign (in the former TGI Friday's location) starting Wednesday, Sept. 19, from 7-8 p.m.
Fans can catch the Fighting Illini Insider show on three television outlets: WBUI "Central Illinois' CW" at 5 p.m. CT on Tuesdays, WRSP Fox 55/27 at 11 p.m. on Tuesdays and on Fox Sports Midwest (check local listings).
New this year, each episode of Fighting Illini Insider will be available online through the subscription-based All-Access player and on the Big Ten Network's BTN2Go platform for subscribers of participating TV providers, both on Tuesdays. Beckman's weekly radio show also will be available in the All-Access player.
Fighting Illini Insider
Tuesdays, 5 p.m. CT - WBUI Central Illinois' CW
Tuesdays, 11 p.m. CT - WRSP FOX 55/27
Wednesdays, 6 p.m. CT - Fox Sports Midwest (check local listings)