Illinois Receives Top Overall Number One Seed

The Illini have finished three of their four goals for this season: (1) a Regular Season Big Ten Championship, (2) a Big Ten Conference Tournament Championship, and (3) the Number One Seed in the Chicago Regional. <br><br> The Illini will open up in Indianapolis against Fairleigh Dickinson.

Afetr finishing off the Wisconsin Badgers in Sunday's Big Ten Tournament Championship game, the Fighting Illini watched as CBS unveiled the brackets and they were named the Overall Number One Seed in the NCAA Tournament.

The Illini's trip to St. Louis will start in Indianapolis against Fairleigh Dickinson, and then the winner of the (8) Texas / (9) Nevada game if the Illini get past their first round match up.

If the Illini are to make the Sweet 16, they will find themselves in the friendly confines of the city of Chicago in the All State Arena.

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