Recent content by BRucks

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    Name, Image, Likeness Rule

    I'd head to Ohio State or similar program located in a big city market that doesn't have professional team competition.
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    Coaching Carousel

    Are you talking about coaches or players?
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    Illini Football 2021

    Goodness, that's a motley collection of media folks.
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    2020-21 Illini Men's Golf

    I heard him say in a recent interview that some of his options were lost this year because some professional event were moved up in the calendar and he was still coaching in the post season.
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    Coaching Carousel

    If he wasn't employed by Illinois then wouldn't he have still been employed by Creighton or had he resigned?
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    Coaching Carousel

    combes isn't often wrong, however I can't imagine that the university would allow a coach to be involved in recruiting until a contract was returned and the coach was an official employee of the university. To do so would surely be an NCAA violation. If he had already signed a contract aren't...
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    2020-21 Illini Men's Golf

    He played professionally on a full time basis for a decade after graduation - mostly on the predecessor to the Korn Ferry tour. Was able to move up to the pga for a short period of time based on his performance there. Then......kids. With the combination of mediocre professional results (he...
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    Illini Basketball 2021-2022

    Payne will play a different role for us than he did in Florida which should result in fewer fouls per minute. In Florida he basically came into the game to give the starters a blow and told to hold the fort. He didn't have to worry about fouling out and was free to play physical. He will need...
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    Coaching Carousel

    Guess we'll know next week.
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    2020-21 Illini Men's Golf

    Just listened to coach Small on Sportstalk. He indicated that the Golf Channel has pretty much dictated the operation of the NCAA golf championship (he wasn't complaining). They told the NCAA that they would cover the championship ONLY if they utilized a match play format. They also mandated...
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    Coaching Carousel

    Next week per Brad Sturdy.
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    House of 'Paign TBT

    Is there a cap on roster size for a TBT squad?
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    Coaching Carousel

    Juwan Howard also comes from the Ed Martin recruiting tree. Just sayin.
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    2020-21 Illini Men's Golf

    There is some work going on now. Expectations are for there to be some golf this fall but more in the spring.
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    2020-21 Illini Men's Golf

    Do you know anything about the two incoming freshmen?