Syracuse lands prized Illinois transfer Alan Griffin, son of Raptors assistant Adrian Griffin

An Illinois guard who helped key the program’s turnaround in the 2019-20 season is transferring to Syracuse, he told 247Sports. Alan Griffin, a 6-foot-5 guard and 41.6 percent 3-point shooter as a sophomore, will have two years of eligibility with the Orange. Griffin averaged 8.9 points in 18.1 minutes per Read more

Ohio State vs. Illinois odds, line: 2020 college basketball picks, March 5 predictions by model on 66-40 run

The No. 23 Illinois Fighting Illini look to move into a tie for first place in the Big Ten Conference standings when they travel to take on the No. 19 Ohio State Buckeyes on Thursday. The Fighting Illini (20-9), who are just one-half game behind the conference leaders, are 6-5 Read more

Indiana vs. Illinois odds, line: 2020 college basketball picks, March 1 predictions from proven model

The Indiana Hoosiers and the Illinois Fighting Illini are set to square off in a Big Ten matchup at 2 p.m. ET Sunday at the State Farm Center. Illinois is 19-9 overall and 13-3 at home, while the Hoosiers are 18-10 overall and 2-7 on the road. Illinois enters Sunday’s Read more

Illinois vs. Nebraska odds, line: 2020 college basketball picks, Feb. 24 predictions from proven model

The Illinois Fighting Illini and the Nebraska Cornhuskers are set to square off in a Big Ten matchup at 8 p.m. ET Monday at State Farm Center. Illinois is 17-9 overall and 12-3 at home, while Nebraska is 7-19 overall and 0-9 on the road. Illinois stopped a four-game losing Read more

WATCH: Eastern Illinois rallies from 27 down, beats Murray State on 3-pointer in final seconds

Eastern Illinois overcame a 27-point deficit on Thursday to defeat Ohio Valley Conference power Murray State 63-60 on a 3-pointer from Josiah Wallace with two seconds remaining. The junior guard led the Panthers with 20 points, all of which came in the second half as Eastern Illinois made a remarkable Read more