The Drive with Lon Tay & Derek Piper

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02/27/20 Hour 2: Lon’s Health Scare, Lon’s Ticket, Illinois-NW Predictions

Lon tells his medical scare story from earlier this week, and raises awareness to help others prevent it from happening to them. Later, Lon rips off a ridiculous Trev's Ticket parlay list, before the guys give their Illinois-Northwestern predictions.

02/27/20 Hour 1: Chris Collins Hot Seat?, Derek Piper (Live from Evanston), Jeff Freeman (Illini Soccer)

Lon and Trevor talk about the final 4 games for Illinois and the teams above them (Maryland, MSU and PSU). Then they discuss whether Chris Collins should be on the hot seat, before talking to Derek Piper who's live in Evanston. Later, Lon chats with Illini associate soccer coach Jeff Freeman and Dontaveous. 

02/26/20 Hour 2: Media 101 with Ayo, Allen and Trentl; Trev’s Ticket

Derek and Trevor talk about Kobe King transferring and the Yankees suffering another injury blow during Drive Time, before hearing audio from Underwood, Ayo and Trent (as they all interview each other). Later, the guys rip through their favorite lines and picks for tonight's games during Trev's Ticket.

02/26/20 Hour 1: Trev’s Twitter Transgressions; Favorable 2nd Round Matchups For Illini Hoops

Derek and Trevor recap Duke's shocking loss to Wake Forest and MSU's big win, before scrolling through Trevor's heated Twitter mentions. Later, the guys rank who they think Illinois would match up well with in the second round of the NCAA tournament.

02/25/20 Hour 2: Drive Time (Big 10 Hoops, Illini-Nebraska); Derek’s Dimes; Betting Lines

Derek and Trevor recap Illinois' win over Nebraska and preview Iowa-Michigan State during Drive Time, before getting into listener questions and love advice (??) during Derek's Dimes.

02/25/20 Hour 1: Illinois Beats Nebraska (Meh); Underwood Audio; Illini Bracketology

Derek and Trevor recap Illinois' uninspiring win over Nebraska last night 71-59 and hear from Brad Underwood on Giorgi's struggles and Alan's big night. Later, the guys run through several different bracket projection scenarios to see how far Illinois could go.

02/24/20 Hour 2: Drive Time (Kobe’s Memorial, Big 10 Hoops); ILL-NEB Predictions; FS1 All Access

Derek and Trevor preview the Illinois-Nebraska game and make their predictions, before discussing the Big 10 hoops landscape and Kobe Bryant's memorial service during Drive Time.

02/24/20 Hour 1: Previewing Illinois-Nebraska; How Much Does This Game Matter? Underwood & Ayo Audio

Derek and Trevor preview tonight's matchup between the Illini and Nebraska, and wonder how much this week of three Quad 2/3 games matter in the grand scheme of things. Later, hear from Brad Underwood and Ayo Dosunmu.

02/21/20 Hour 2: Drive Time; Josiah Wallace (EIU Bball Player); Who Ya Got?

The guys talk about all the latest sports stories of the day on Drive Time. Later, EIU's basketball player, Josiah Wallace joins the guys to talk about the Panther's historic comeback against Murray State. At the end of the show, they do Who Ya Got for their predictions on this weekends games.

2-21-20 Hour 1: World of Random

Lon, Trevor, and Alec the Intern talk about random topics in the first segment and then discuss Illinois tournament seeding possibilities in the second segment. 

02/20/20 Hour 2: Drive Time, Every B1G Team as an Insect, Trev’s Ticket

Lon and Trevor talk Illini hoops and their NET ranking during Drive Time, before wondering aloud what every Big 10 basketball team would be if they were all insects. Later, Lon and Trevor give their Trev's Ticket gambling picks for the college basketball evening.

02/20/20 Hour 1: Can The Reds Win the Central?; Discussing New MLB/NFL Rules; Miles Mikolas Injury Update

Lon and Trevor discuss the NL Central and which team is projected to win the division, including whether or not the Reds have the horses to get it done. Later, the guys discuss the new format and rules coming to both the NFL and MLB, before getting an injury update on Cardinals starter Miles Mikolas from Dr. Jeff Schroder from Mettler Center.

02/19/20 Hour 2: Giorgi’s Struggles, Ayo Audio, FS1 All Access Sound Bytes

Lon and Trevor discuss Giorgi's rough night going 1-for-6 from the field, and if being the backup center to Kofi is still a viable option. Later, hear audio from after last night's win from Ayo Dosunmu, who updates his condition. Then, the guys play several sound bytes from FS1's All Access broadcast that highlight Underwood and Chambers' interactions with the players and officials.

02/19/20 Hour 1: Illlinois Upsets No. 9 Penn State!; Craig Choate (WCIA3)

Lon and Trevor discuss Illinois' huge road win over #9 Penn State, and the legendary heroics of Ayo Dosunmu. Later, the guys chat with Craig Choate, who was at Happy Valley last night to witness the upset victory.

02/18/20 Hour 2: Drive Time, Previewing PSU-ILL, Play-by-Play of the 1st Half

Lon and Trevor preview what Illinois has to do tonight against Penn State to pull off the upset, before doing some pseudo play-by-play as the first half tips off while the guys are still live on the air.

02/18/20 Hour 1: Derek Piper (Live from Penn St), Illini-PSU Talk, Daytona 500

Lon and Trevor chat with co-host Derek Piper, who's live on-location at Penn State for the Illini game tonight. Later, the guys recap the crazy ending to the Daytona 500 and Ryan Newman's condition.

02/17/20 Hour 2: Daytona 500 Talk, Predicting the Final Big 10 Hoops Standings

Lon and Trevor talk about the Daytona 500 and when they think "the big one" will occur. Later, the guys go through the top 8 teams in the Big Ten and predict how the final standings will look on March 8th. Then, the guys react to... THE BIG ONE!

02/17/20 Hour 1: Mike Carpenter In-Studio; Talking Illini Loss to Rutgers

Lon and Trevor cover the show while Derek is on the east coast and welcome in their old friend Mike Carpenter to talk about the Illinois loss to Rutgers, and where the team goes from here.

02-14-20 Hour 2: Aaron Breitman (@aaron_breitman); MLB Astros talk; Who Ya Got?

The guys talk to Rutgers reporter and managing editor of OnTheBanks.com, Aaron Breitman on Rutgers basketball. Later, they talk about the Astros with audio from Bellinger on the cheating. At the end of the hour, Hans joins for Who Ya Got.