Champaign, Ill. - First-year Illinois head coach Bruce Weber makes his first Assembly Hall appearance as an Illini Saturday night when his squad plays in the annual Orange and Blue Intrasquad Scrimmage. Game time Nov. 1 is 7 p.m. at the Assembly Hall.
Weber's team returns four starters from a 25-7 mark last year, including preseason Big Ten Player of the Year Dee Brown. Illini players and coaches will be available for autographs following the scrimmage.
Tickets for the scrimmage are included in the season-ticket package, but, may also be purchased the night of the game. Tickets are $10 for the general public, and $2 for students.