Jan 18, 2014; Champaign, IL, USA; Illinois Fighting Illini guard Tracy Abrams (13) shoots the ball over Michigan State Spartans forward Matt Costello (10) and guard Keith Appling (11) in the first half of the game at State Farm Center. Mandatory Credit: Trevor Ruszkowksi-USA TODAY Sports
Ricky Widmer is the lead editor of Fansided's Illinois Fighting Illini site WritingIllini.com and recruiting site Fansided150.com. He is also one of the hosts of The Onside Kick on FansidedRadio.com. Ricky has a B.A. Music degree from Saint Xavier University and is currently pursuing a master's degree in music education. His favorite sports teams include: the Chicago Cubs, the Chicago Bulls, the Chicago Blackhawks, the Minnesota Vikings, and the Illinois Fighting Illini.