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Can Aaron Bailey Attract Other Stars To UI?

It is always tough for new head football coaches at a high major level to establish themselves both on the field and in recruiting circles. In most cases, they need good fortune early on to gain momentum and create a buzz about their programs. Fighting Illini coach Tim Beckman may have experienced that good fortune recently when star quarterback Aaron Bailey committed.

Illinois head football coach Tim Beckman had a successful three year stint at Toledo, but trying to compete against several highly successful Big 10 programs is an even tougher requirement. Fortunately, the recent commitment of superstar Aaron Bailey may be just what the doctor ordered to get his Illini career off to a good start. Beckman had received commitments from linemen Jesse Chadwell and...

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