Happy anniversary ....

Happy anniversary ....

... to Deron Williams, Dee Brown and the '05 Illini, who on this day nine years ago stormed back against  Arizona to win an NCAA tournament thriller and reach the Final Four.

Will Illinois ever return to glory? Ask Tom Kacich here and he'll get back to you Friday

To cheer you up in an otherwise dreary basketball situation, a look back at a magic 2004-05 season:
 
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