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The Morning Fix: Illini News From Around The Web


Many people need their coffee to get up and going in the morning. Here at Writing Illini, we understand that for Illini fans, coffee is simply not enough.

Here’s all that’s happening around Illini Nation this morning.

Welcome to The Morning Fix.

  • Capstone Magazine takes a look at the upcoming schedule for the Fighting Illini this season and states how Illinois holds high hopes for the rest of the year.
  • The Bleacher Report takes a further look at the recent Illinois basketball commitment from Quentin Snider. C.J. Moore talks about how big this commitment is to John Groce’s reload in Champaign.
  • Per fightingillini.com, the Illinois/Miami (OH) game time has been set on September 28th at Memorial Stadium.
  • Now it might be a little early to be discussing a bowl bid in Champaign, however, the Champaign Room takes a look at how the college football experts are predicting the Illini to play in the Heart of Dallas Bowl this season.
  • Al Burke of saturdayblitz.com gives a nice recap of Week 3 in the Big Ten and states how the Big Ten respectability took a hit after Week 3.

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