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  • Frazier Named to West Award Watch List Oct 15, 2019
    The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced Tuesday the 20 watch list candidates for the 2020 Jerry West Shooting Guard of the Year Award. Named after Class of 1980 Hall of Famer and 1959 NCAA Final Four Most Valuable Player Jerry West, the annual honor in its sixth year recognizes the top shooting guards in Division I […]
  • Dosunmu Named to Cousy Award Watch List Oct 14, 2019
    The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced Monday the 20 watch list candidates for the 2020 Bob Cousy Point Guard of the Year Award. Named after Class of 1971 Hall of Famer and former Boston Celtic and Holy Cross guard Bob Cousy, the annual honor now in its seventeenth year recognizes the top point guards […]
  • PHOTOS: Behind the Scenes at Basketball Media Day Oct 11, 2019
  • WATCH: Brad Underwood Media Day Press Conference Oct 11, 2019
  • Men's Basketball Record Book Oct 10, 2019
  • Basketball Open Practice Set for Oct. 11 Oct 4, 2019
    Champaign, ILL.– As the 2019-20 Fighting Illini basketball season approaches, the Illinois men's and women's basketball programs will host open practices for fans on Friday, Oct. 11. Held at the Ubben Basketball Complex, the women's program will practice from 4-6 p.m., and the men's team will follow from 6-7:30 p.m.
  • Every Day Guys Back to Work Oct 3, 2019
    The Fighting Illini basketball team, led by third-year head coach Brad Underwood, held its first official practice in preparation for the 2019-20 season Thursday morning at the Ubben Basketball Complex.
  • Big Ten Basketball Media Day Wrap-Up Oct 2, 2019
    Head coach Brad Underwood, junior Trent Frazier, and sophomores Giorgi Bezhanishvili and Ayo Dosunmu represented the Fighting Illini Wednesday at the annual Big Ten Media Day in Chicago.  heading into the 2019-20 season.
  • Brad Underwood B1G Media Day Press Conference Oct 2, 2019
    Illinois basketball coach Brad Underwood takes questions at Big Ten Media day in Rosemont, Ill. (Oct. 2, 2019).
  • Dosunmu Voted Preseason All-Big Ten Oct 2, 2019
    ROSEMONT, Ill. -- Illinois sophomore Ayo Dosunmu is one of 10 players voted to the 2019-20 Preseason All-Big Ten team as selected by a Big Ten media panel. The conference office annouced the team Wednesday morning ahead of annual Big Ten Media Day.