CHAMPAIGN (WCIA) -- Illini Nation turned out in a big way for the Illinois men's basketball team's open practice at Ubben on Saturday morning. We've got extended highlights from the 2.5 hour workout, as the team gets ready to take the court in their season opener less than a month away.
ROSEMONT (WCIA) -- The Illinois basketball season tips off exactly four weeks from Thursday night but before the action gets underway, all 14 Big Ten teams met in Chicago for the conference's annual media day. WCIA 3 Sports Director Bret Beherns anchors four minutes of coverage from suburban Chicago.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WCIA) -- Brad Underwood and Nancy Fahey were hired less than one week apart in March of 2017. Both are tasked with bringing Illinois basketball to the top of the Big Ten, and they're doing it with each others help.