Apr 20, 2015

04/20/15 Hour 3: Illini commit Mike Thorne ; Tom Musick Sport Xchange

Tay and J chat with new Illini commit Mike Thorne. Mike talks about his decision process and why he picked the Illini. The guys ask him about his game and what he will bring to the court. Mike chats about the role he will play on the team and about his leadership qualities. Lon and Jeremy chat about the Chicago playoff teams in the form of Blackhawks and Bulls with Tom Musick of Sport Xchange. Tom chats about what Blackhawk scoring lines are doing the most damage. The guys ask Tom to weigh in on the goalie controversy in Chicago. Tom chats on what he saw out of Derrick Rose and what Milwaukee has to do to make this a series against the Bulls.  

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Apr 20, 2015

04/20/15 Hour 2: Derek Piper BigStageHoops.com; Illini baseball talk

Lon and Jeremy chat with Derek Piper of BigStageHoops.com all about the latest in Illini basketball recruiting. The guys ask Derek about his expectations of Mike Thorne in B1G play. Derek chats about Marcus LoVett and the latest in that recruitment battle. Tay and J ask Derek about the latest in the Dylan Ennis race. The guys chat about Dan Hartleb and the way he uses Tyler Jay. 

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Apr 20, 2015

04/20/15 Hour 1:Illini talk

Lon Tay and Jeremy Werner talk all things Illini from this busy weekend in Illinois athletics. Lon and Jeremy chat about University of Charlotte center Mike Thorne committing to the University of Illinois. The guys discuss the Illinois football spring game and what players stood out.  

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Apr 17, 2015

04/17/15 Hour 3: Doug Bucshon OrangeandBlueNews.com; Friday 5 at 5 showdown

Tay, J and Carp chat with Doug Bucshon of OrangeandBlueNews.com. Doug breaks down the latest verbal commit LB Amani Jones and what he will bring to the defense. The guys ask Doug what he is looking forward too during the spring game. Commissioner Carp takes over the show for the "Friday 5 at 5 showdown.

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Apr 17, 2015

04/17/15 Hour 2: Illini depth chart

Lon, Jeremy and Carp talk about each position on the Illini football roster and breakdown each player for the spring game.

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Apr 17, 2015

04/17/15 Hour 1: Illini baseball assistant Spencer Allen; Kris Bryant debut

Lon Tay, Jeremy Werner and Mike Carpenter talk to Spencer Allen Illini assistant baseball coach. Spender talks about what is making the team so successful and the players who have made an impact on the roster. The guys ask Spencer about where some of his players fit in the MLB. Lon, Jeremy and Carp chat about Kris Bryant making his debut for the Cubs.

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Apr 16, 2015

04/16/15 Hour 2: Derek Piper BigStageHoops.com; Blues game 1; NBA playoffs

Jeremy and Carp are joined by Derek Piper of BigStageHoops.com to talk Illinois basketball recruiting and how Austin Colbert's exit from the program effects the team currently and what they may look to do with the new scholarship opening. They also get a call from Lon Tay live in St Louis to preview the Blues playoff opener before he attends the game. The guys finally take a loot ahead at the NBA playoffs with the regular season officially complete.

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Apr 16, 2015

04/16/15 Hour 1: Austin Colbert transfers; Blackhawks win

Jeremy Werner and Mike Carpenter discuss the news from Illinois basketball that Austin Colbert is transferring in terms of what they lose on the court but also what it may say about the program as a whole. They also react to the Blackhawks comeback win in game 1 of the playoffs.

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Apr 15, 2015

04/15/15 Hour 3: Dave Wischnosky CBSChicago.com; St. Louis celebs

Lon and Jeremy chat with Dave Wischnowsky of CBSChicago.com about his early impressions of the Chicago Cubs and of the new acquisitions. Dave talks about his impressions of Austin Colbert being a no show at the Illini basketball banquet. Jeremy asks Lon what St. Louis celebrities he wants to meet at the St. Louis Blues hockey game.

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Apr 15, 2015

04/15/15 Hour 2: Ryan Cubit Illini QBs coach and recruiting coordinator; NBA talk

Lon and Jeremy chat with new Illini QBs coach and recruiting coordinator Ryan Cubit. The guys ask Ryan about working for his dad and what that dynamic is like. Ryan chats about his experience in Bill Cubits offense and the progression of Wes Lunt and the rest of the Quarterbacks. Lon and Jeremy chat about all the different NBA playoff scenarios on the last day of the NBA regular season.

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Apr 15, 2015

04/15/15 Hour 1: Scott Powers ESPNChicago.com; Bill Cubit audio

Lon Tay and Jeremy Werner talk to Scott Powers of ESPNChicago.com who gives a preview of the Chicago Blackhawks Stanley Cup Playoff. The guys ask him about about the health of Patrick Kane and how he will fare mentally for the Blackhawks. Scott talks about the Nashville Predators and what their strengths and weaknesses are. Jeremy caught up with Bill Cubit at Spring practice about the hiring of his son Ryan Cubit.

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Apr 14, 2015

04/14/14 Hour 3: Mark Tupper Decatur Herald and Review; Tay’s Take

Lon, Jeremy and Carp are joined by the Decatur Herald and Review's Mark Tupper to talk Illinois basketball banquet and offseason, what he's looking forward to in the football spring game, and potential Illini athletic facility upgrades. They also use your questions to jump into the mind of Lon during Tay's Take.

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Apr 14, 2015

04/14/14 Hour 2: Kevin Wheeler 101 ESPN St Louis; Next Question

The guys are joined by Kevin Wheeler of 101 ESPN St Louis to talk all things St Louis. Kevin breaks down the Blues upcoming playoff series and the Cardinals after their first week of the season. They also run through a Next Question segment to debate some of the day's big topics around the sports world.

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Apr 14, 2015

04/14/15 Hour 1: Illini baseball, basketball, football

Lon Tay, Jeremy Werner and Mike Carpenter cover all things Illinois sports in this hour including the baseball teams' 10 game win streak and pitching staff, the Illini basketball banquet and potential transfers out of the program, and finally details about the spring football game and a football injury report.

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Apr 10, 2015

04/10/15 Hour 3: Dan Hartleb Illini baseball coach

Lon and Jeremy chat with Dan Hartleb Illini baseball head coach about the best start in school history. Coach Hartleb talks about how the offense has matured and how elite the pitching staff has been.

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Apr 10, 2015

04/10/15 Hour 2: Derek Piper BigStageHoops.com; Illini defensive coordinator Tim Banks

Lon and Jeremy talk to Derek Piper of BigStageHoops.com about how the transfer market is shaping up for the Illini basketball team. The guys ask Derek about where things stand with Marcus LoVett. Jeremy caught up with Illini defensive coordinator about how the hire of Mike Phair is going and what he has brought to the staff.

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Apr 10, 2015

04/20/15 Hour 1: Lon goes to a Blues game; Illini football

Lon Tay and Jeremy Werner chat about Lon's experience at the St. Louis Blues game and who he met. The guys chat about destinations for sports fans. Tay and J talk about Ryan Cubit's new role for the Illini football program.

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Apr 9, 2015

04/09/15 Hour 3: Cody Westerlund 670TheScore.com; Ask J

Jeremy and Carp are joined by Cody Westerlund of 670TheScore.com to get his reaction after Derrick Rose's first game back for the Bulls and his thoughts on the Bulls and NBA as a whole as the playoffs are nearing. Jeremy also answers all things Illini sports through your questions in Ask J. Finally, Lon calls in live from St Louis to talk about the Blues big matchup with the Blackhawks. 

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Apr 9, 2015

04/09/15 Hour 2: Mike Bellamy Illinois WR coach; Ranking Big Ten basketball for 2015-2016

The guys are joined by Illini WR coach Mike Bellamy to talk about Mikey Dudek's injury and its effect on the rest of the WR core and offense as a whole. The guys also give their early predictions for how the Big Ten's basketball standings will shake out next season.

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Apr 9, 2015

04/09/15 Hour 1: J Leman Big Ten Network

Jeremy Werner and Mike Carpenter open the show with some quick hits on the days big topics including Derrick Rose's return, Mikey Dudek's injury and a Marcus LoVett development. They are also joined by Big Ten Network's J Leman to talk all things Illini football, specifically their spring game coming up and how to adjust without Dudek.

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