By Paul M. Banks University of Illinois juniors Demetri McCamey and power forward Mike Davis withdrew their names from the NBA Draft today. The duo will return to Champaign-Urbana for their senior Fighting Illini season. With a legitimate threat of a NBA lockout in 2011, pretty much every junior in the nation who was at least half-way decent optioned to test the waters this … [Read more...] about McCamey, Davis coming back to Illini
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By Paul Schmidt The title is self explanatory. Will we, Bruce? Though he didn't say it outright, his answers during yesterday's press conference after Illinois' 72-70 win over Indiana spoke volumes about his intentions. … [Read more...] about Can Illinois Fans Expect To See Mike Davis in the Starting Lineup Soon?
By Paul Schmidt It isn't like anyone expected the Illini to lose. Still, their 88-53 win over Western Michigan a lot of positives can be taken. … [Read more...] about Easy Illini Win Over Western Michigan Inspiring, Not Surprising
Interview by Paul M. Banks and Paul Schmidt, write-up by Banks Illini Junior Mike Davis used his baseline jumper, mid-range game and rebounding abilities to have a breakthrough season last year. In this video interview below, he discusses the upcoming season, various aspects of his game and much more. Here are some of Davis’ highlights from 08-09 -Second-team All-Big … [Read more...] about Video Illini F Mike Davis exclusive