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Illini Sign 5-Star Recruit, Home Opener Friday on Big-Z

Illinois Fighting Illini basketball tips off on Friday night here on the Big-Z (94.3 FM).  The season opens with Illinois hosting the Southern University Jaguars.  The pregame show begins at 6 pm.  The home opener tips off at 7 at State Farm Center. 


>>The Illini finished 20-and-15 last season.



Wednesday was National Letter of Intent Day across the country for high school recruits to sign on and play at the collegiate level next year.  Illinois signed a 5-star recruit from Chicago Morgan Park HS.  6-foot-5 point guard Ayo Dosunmu made it official yesterday as he signed with the Fighting Illini. 


Illinois head basketball coach Brad Underwood on signing Dosunmu:




>>Last year as a junior for the Chicago Morgan Park Mustangs - Dosunmu averaged 22 points, 9 assists, 7 rebounds, & 2 steals per game. 







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