Beckman ended practice a few minutes early because of the damaged field, and he says the team will practice inside Memorial Stadium on the turf the rest of the week to keep the players safe.
"It's nothing that anybody could handle - or do - I mean it's nobody's fault," Beckman said. "It's just with not having enough heat really for the Bermuda. I don't understand how grass [grows] - I just mow it. But that's one of the problems they said we've had."
Beckman says he has been up to Rantoul to check out the practice fields at Camp Rantoul, and they will be ready to go when the team arrives there next week.
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