Ubben Basketball Complex to get $40 million makeover


CHAMPAIGN COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — The complex the Illini Basketball team practices at is getting a makeover.

The Ubben Basketball Center is in line for a $40 million renovation.

The facility originally opened in 1998. The facelift will double the footage of the building. Improvements for both men’s and women’s teams include additional court space, state-of-the-art sports medicine facilities and an enhanced strength and conditioning area.

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