Illinois and Boise State square off tonight in round two of the National Invitational Tournament. Tipoff time in Champaign - 8 pm. The broadcast time for the pregame show - 7 pm here on the Big-Z.
Boise State Broncos (20-11)
Illinois Fighting Illini (19-14)
Illinois hired a new head basketball coach on Saturday. 53-year old Brad Underwood has been named the new coach for next season. The former Oklahoma State coach reportedly has agreed to a 6-year deal worth $3-million a year at Illinois.
His Oklahoma State team went 20-and-13 this season. The Cowboys were one of the top offensive teams in the nation averaging 85-points per game.