Illini name 6 captains

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CHAMPAIGN — Preseason All-American Jer'Zhan Newton and his defensive linemate Keith Randolph are among six captains for the 2023 season.

The Illini announced their leaders this morning, a group that includes offensive lineman Isaiah Adams, linebacker Tarique Barnes, tight end Tip Reiman and receiver Isaiah Williams.

The captains were determined by a player vote.