Sports additions to 11/06/07 budget

The following are offerings by GateHouse sports writer John Supinie.


ON GUARD: Returning pint guard Chester Frazier enters the season as the starter, but

talented freshman Demetri McCamey's athleticism and skills could pass him up soon.

SUPINIE. Champaign. Serves as Illinois exhibition preview vs. Kentucky Wesleyan.

Illinois sports and Big Ten. Moving early evening.

WITH THE ILLINI: Multi-sport notebook likely led with Illinois football and its

matchup with No. 1 Ohio State Saturday. SUPINIE. Champaign. Illinois sports and Big



Here's what is moving later Monday for the Illinois basketball preview package.

Embargoed until Nov. 8. Illinois opens the regular season Nov. 11 vs. Northeastern.

Main preview: Illinois senior Brian Randle's body appears mended. Now he works on a

positive attitude to lead the Illini.

Illini roster: Biographies on all 16 players on the men's roster.

Big Ten capsules: A quick look at all 11 teams in the conference.

Big Ten preview: After a year where there were no expectations, Michigan State is

the league favorite.

Illinois women's preview: Center Jenna Smith and the Illini are finding a new way of

doing things with first-year coach Jolette Law.

Top 25: John Supinie, who covers Illinois and the Big Ten Conference for GateHouse

News Service, gives you a preseason top 25.

Illinois schedule: Included is a short take on every game in the Illini schedule.