First off, Dee Brown will be at Hinkle Fieldhouse on the campus of Butler University on Thursday, March 30 for the 18th annual slam dunk contest and 3-point challenge. Brown will participate in the 3-point shootout, with the event scheduled for 7 p.m. Indianapolis Time/6 p.m. Central Time. ESPN will air the event tape-delayed on Thursday at 8 p.m. CT and will re-air it Thursday at 11 p.m. CT on ESPN2 and Saturday, April 1 at 11 a.m. CT on ESPN.
Illini Head Coach Bruce Weber will be patrolling the sidelines of Conseco Fieldouse on Friday, March 31, leading a collection of senior all-stars against the Harlem Globetrotters in the annual NABC College All-Star Game. One of the seniors on Weber¹s squad will be a familiar face in Illinois James Augustine. The NABC All-Star Game is set for 7:30 p.m. Indianapolis Time on Friday.
The game will air tape-delayed on ESPNU on Friday at 10 p.m. CT.