BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (WAND)-- Practice is under way this week for the 45th annual Illinois Shrine Game. Orlando Toatley talked to the East team, which has tons of Central Illinois talent. Players such as MacArthur's Derrick Taylor and Monticello's Alek Bundy hope to lead the defense to a dominant performance.
The actual game will be played 11:00 a.m., Saturday morning at Tucci Stadium on the campus of Illinois Wesleyan University.
Tune in to WAND Sports on Friday at 10 p.m. for a preview of the East Team's offense.