Tickets still available for Scrimmage

Tickets are still available for the Illinois men's basketball Orange & Blue Scrimmage, which will be held Friday at 6:30 p.m. at the Assembly Hall. Tickets are $10 each, and there will be general admission seating for the event. Tickets can be purchased online at, by phone at 1-866-ILLINI-1 or in person at the UI Athletics Ticket Office in the Assembly Hall North Box Office.

At the conclusion of the Scrimmage, the team will sign autographs for 45 minutes in the only organized, public autograph session of the season. In order to keep the autograph lines moving and to accommodate as many fans as possible, each person will be allowed to have only one item signed, and fans will not be permitted behind the autograph tables for personalized photos.

OTHER ILLINI MEN'S BASKETBALL TICKET INFORMATION For the third consecutive season, University of Illinois men's basketball season tickets have been sold out for the entire season. Single-game tickets for games not part of the student season ticket package will be available to the general public beginning Tuesday, Oct. 31. Those games include Nov. 19 vs. Georgia Southern, Nov. 21 vs. Savannah State, Dec. 17 vs. Belmont and Dec. 21 vs. Idaho State. Tickets for two Big Ten games over the semester break (Jan. 6 vs. Ohio State and Jan. 10 vs. Iowa) were sold out to UI students and I FUND members during season ticket renewals.

Tickets for the Dec. 9 Illinois vs. Illinois-Chicago match-up at the United Center in Chicago are now on sale online through or by phone at 312-559-1212. Tickets for that game are $25/$35/$45 each.

Tickets for the Chicago Invitational Challenge at the Sears Centre in Hoffman Estates, Ill., are on sale through the Sears Centre Box Office, online at, by phone at 1-888-SEARS TIX, and at select AMCORE Bank outlets. Ticket prices are $100 for floor seats, $90 for club level, $80 for lower bowl and $60 for upper bowl.

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