WCIA -- Former Illinois quarterback Jeff George Jr. is going back to the place where he started his first collegiate game back in 2016, Michigan. The grad transfer announced his intentions to play for the Wolverines on his Twitter account late Tuesday night with a simple message, 'Go Blue.'
CHAMPAIGN (WCIA) -- Illinois basketball's only returning player taller than 6-foot-6 is leaving the team. Greg Eboigbodin announced his intention to transfer on Thursday. Watch his full 6+ minute interview.
WCIA -- Incoming Illinois basketball freshman Ayo Dosunmu was one of 12 players picked to play for Team USA on Tuesday. The U18 squad will compete in Canada next week at the FIBA Americas Championship.
INDIANAPOLIS (WCIA) -- Fresh off his official visit to Purdue, Illinois basketball recruiting target Francis Okoro suited up on the EYBL circuit Friday night for his AAU team, Brad Beal Elite. The Normal West junior showed why so many college programs are interested in the 6-foot-9 forward, with his high flying dunks and rebounding ability.
CHAMPAIGN (WCIA) -- Matic Vesel is no longer on the Illinois men's basketball team. The Slovenia native just completed his freshman season with the Illini, playing in just 16 games. The 6-foot-10 forward averaged 0.4 points per game, scoring just 10 points in his career.
CHAMPAIGN (WCIA) -- Former Illinois basketball player Michael Finke is heading to Grand Canyon to play alongside his brother, Tim. Michael is a grad transfer, meaning he's eligible to play immediately for the Antelopes, Tim will be a freshman.