Illini Visit Primer: Mark Alstork

Lead basketball reporter Derek Piper breaks down grad transfer guard Mark Alstork and Illinois' chances heading into their official visit.
May 11, 2017

Five takeaways from Brad Underwood presser

Five big takeaways from Brad Underwood's media availability on Thursday, including his thoughts on Mark Smith, his search for a big man and workouts with the current team.
April 27, 2017

Werner: Underwood's inheritance

The Brad Underwood era is underway at Illinois. But what did John Groce leave behind for him?
March 22, 2017

RAPID RECAP: Illinois 71, Boise State 56

In front of future coach Brad Underwood, Illini run away from Boise State late to advance to NIT quarterfinals
March 20, 2017

RAPID RECAP: Illinois 82, Valparaiso 57

Malcolm Hill scored 25 as Jamall Walker-coached Illini rout short-handed Valparaiso in first-round NIT matchup
March 14, 2017

Rapid Recap: Illinois 73, Nebraska 57

Illinois shuts down Nebraska, explodes from three-point line to win third straight, keep NCAA Tournament hopes alive
February 26, 2017

Lucas: 'Each day we're going to take a step'

Illini point guard Te'Jon Lucas talks about defensive improvement and the opportunity at Nebraska.
February 25, 2017

Five building blocks: Te'Jon Lucas

Lead basketball reporter Derek Piper breaks down the point guard of the future for Illini hoops in a new series.
February 24, 2017