With injuries to Bobby Roundtree and Marquez Beason before the season even started, Illinois needed a defensive playmaker to step up, and Oluwole Betiku Jr. has done just that.
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The former top-100 back was set to be one of the mainstays in the offensive backfield along with senior Reggie Corbin.
After the injuries to Bobby Roundtree and Marquez Beason, it’s nice to have some good news as an Illini football fan.
The Illini will go with a graduate transfer at QB1 for the second straight season.
The highest-ranked Illini recruit in the last ten years will be out for all of the 2019 season.
The four-star cornerback was carted off the field at practice yesterday.
The All-Big Ten Honorable Mention, who had the potential to be a first or second round NFL draft pick after this season, Bobby Roundtree, severely injured his spine while swimming in Florida, where he lives.