Columbia senior Jordan Holmes dives for the endzone during a playoff game in 2016. The 6-foot, 175 wide receiver took a pass on football and basketball scholarships at small schools to be a preferred walk-on at Illinois.
Columbia senior Jordan Holmes dives for the endzone during a playoff game in 2016. The 6-foot, 175 wide receiver took a pass on football and basketball scholarships at small schools to be a preferred walk-on at Illinois. dholtmann@bnd.com Derik Holtmann
Columbia senior Jordan Holmes dives for the endzone during a playoff game in 2016. The 6-foot, 175 wide receiver took a pass on football and basketball scholarships at small schools to be a preferred walk-on at Illinois. dholtmann@bnd.com Derik Holtmann

Columbia football star Holmes hoping to catch on at Illinois

January 22, 2018 02:36 PM