Sep 28 '11
Led by the fiery Ron Zook, the Fighting Illini remain one of college football’s most innovative and exciting programs. Illinois football has released their new Fighting Illini Football app to keep one of the country’s most passionate fan bases up to date with the latest news, videos, pictures and insider information.
Coach Zook has allowed unprecedented camera access for their app. Watch as the team prepares for the season at Camp Rantoul, their yearly home for training camp. See firsthand the elite facilities the team utilizes, including the largest weight room in the country. Two Illini players serve as your virtual tour guides through these state-of-the-art buildings.
The Fighting Illini boasts a long line of NFL stars that have come through the program. The app will you keep up with former Illinois players who are representing the school at the next level.
While Illinois is proud of its five National Championships and its 15 Big Ten titles, there is no greater accomplishment than when an Illini player graduates. You will get an inside look at the elite academic program the Fighting Illini have in place to help its student-athletes meet academic requirements and leave Champaign-Urbana with a degree in hand.
Highlights of the Fighting Illini Football app are:
- Videos from EACH member of the coaching staff
- Mic’d up segments from the coaching staff at practice
- Stats and background information on each coach
- Film clips that include a campus tour, hosted by an Illini player
- Updated info on the Nike gear worn by the team
- An inside look at Illini Training Camp from Camp Rantoul
- The latest headline news about the program