Even as the UI hosts the NCAA College Basketball Academy, many Illini headlines are being made out of town, from Giorgi's performance in Chicago to plans being made for next month's trip to Italy (Milan here we come), Beat writer Scott Richey has the scoop on all of it in our weekly podcast, Inside Illini Basketball.
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Illini are heavily involved with 2020 prospects Addison Patterson, Keon Ambrose-Hylton and Karim Mané in addition to 2021 recruit Charles Bediako.
The Illinois men’s basketball team is Italy bound in less than two weeks. The Illini will split their 10-day trip among three different Italian cities, arriving in Milan the morning of Aug. 5 before traveling to Florence and Rome.
Five-star combo guard Nimari Burnett, who played his freshman season at Morgan Park alongside current Illini guard Ayo Dosunmu, had a strong spring and summer on the Nike EYBL circuit playing with Team WhyNot
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