Ayo Dosunmu's status as the cornerstone to the Illini's revival was clear during the team's 3-1 trip to Italy, where the sophomore guard played like an NBA first-rounder he's expected to be. The visa problems that kept Kofi Cockburn and Andres Feliz from making the trip, however, took away from the experience. Beat writer and AP Top 25 voter Scott Richey explains in his weekly podcast.


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