Instead, Tiller has gotten into the tailgating scene at his alma mater of Montana State, as well as his former coaching homes, Wyoming and Purdue. And, judging from his interview with the Illini HQ, he's learning a lot about the fan experience.
We hosted our inaugural tailgate last Saturday at the Texas game. We had about 60 people stop by. I discovered that they drink a lot. They don't eat much, just drink a lot. Mack Brown stopped by afterward and I told him, 'While you were walking back to the locker room before the game, your stomach churning and you were pacing back and forth, I had a Bud Light in my hand.' He laughed and gave me a high-five.That has to be a good feeling following years of associating gameday with loads of stress. But Bud Light? C'mon, you can do better.
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