Demetri McCamey

Demetri McCamey

Report: McCamey Signs 1-Year Deal With Turkish Team

Former Illinois guard Demetri McCamey has reportedly signed a one-year deal with Mersin, a professional basketball team in Turkey.

CBS Chicago–07/13/2011

Demetri McCamey

Does McCamey Have A Future In The NBA?

Demetri McCamey’s Illinois career came to an end with a 73-59 loss to top seeded Kansas on Sunday. Over his four years at Illinois, McCamey put up big numbers and at times looked like an elite player.

670 The Score–03/21/2011

Demetri McCamey

Wisch: Can Illinois Finally End Its ‘Self’ Obsession?

The tantalizing question is whether the Fighting Illini basketball program – and, in particular, its embattled head coach Bruce Weber – can stare down the 800-pound gorilla in the gym.

03/19/2011

Mike Davis

Illini Roll Past UNLV, Take On Kansas In Next Round

Mike Davis tied his season high with 22 points, Demetri McCamey added 17 points and seven assists and Illinois dominated UNLV 73-62.

03/18/2011

Illinois v Michigan

Illinois Drops Lead To Michigan

Illinois had an 11 point lead at the half in the Big Ten tournament quarterfinal Friday. Then Michigan stormed ahead and claimed the lead and Illinois couldn’t hang on.

03/11/2011

Illinois Fighting Illini vs. Indiana Hoosiers

Illinois Gets Revenge, Crushes Indiana 72-48

The Fighting Illini got revenge for an earlier defeat at the hands of the Hoosiers and improved their chances for an NCAA tournament bid on Saturday by dominating Indiana 72-48 in Champaign.

03/05/2011

Bruce Weber

Last Chance For Fighting Illini

When the Fighting Illini seniors look back on their four years of college basketball, some of their fondest memories will be of their hoarse-throated coach Bruce Weber and his temper.

03/04/2011

Demetri McCamey

Thompson: Illinois Is Missing ‘It’

That ‘it’ is the toughness, leadership and fight that has been absent all season for the Fighting Illini. Tuesday night’s 89-70 loss to Ohio State was another example of ‘it’ not being there.

670 The Score–02/23/2011

Mike Tisdale

Illinois Hangs On For Win Against Michigan

Illinois started strong when facing Michigan Wednesday night. When it came to the second half, coach Bruce Weber was getting nervous. Michigan had a strong push and the Illini only barely won.

02/16/2011

Bruce Weber

Wisch: Weber Pushes Right Buttons, Illini Push Forward

So, maybe this Bruce Weber guy can coach a little, after all. And perhaps Illini basketball isn’t dead just yet.

02/11/2011

Demetri McCamey

Illini Losing Edge, Looks For Toughness

The Illinois Fighting Illini started the season strong, but has recently lost their edge. Coach Bruce Weber knows the talent is their, all that seems to be missing is some leadership and toughness in his players.

02/10/2011

Demetri McCamey

McCamey Named Finalist For Bob Cousy Award

The Fighting Illini’s Demetri McCamey has been named a finalist for the Bob Cousy Award for the nation’s best point guard.

02/07/2011

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Wildcats Hold Off Illini For 71-70 Win

The Northwestern Wildcats snapped a three-game losing streak, taking a big early lead over Illinois and then holding on for a narrow victory in Evanston on Saturday.

02/05/2011

Demetri McCamey

Wisconsin Escapes Illinois

Illinois was hoping to get their third straight win over Wisconsin Saturday, but the Badgers stayed ahead. Illinois lost by ten points in their second loss in a row.

01/15/2011

Demetri McCamey

Illinois Earns Third Straight Win

Northwestern didn’t have a chance when they took the court against Illinois. The Fighting Illini took a 23 point lead at the half. The Wildcats put up a second half fight, but were too far behind for a comeback.

01/06/2011

Bill Cole

Illinois Snaps Wisconsin’s Win Streak

Illinois led the Wisconsin Badgers early and stayed ahead, snapping Wisconsin’s seven game win streak.

01/02/2011

Demetri McCamey

Illinois Falls In Close Game To UIC

Illinois and UIC finished the first half tied and kept the remainder of the game head-to-head. UIC took the win by a mere three points, snapping Illinois’ seven-game winning streak.

12/18/2010

Demetri McCamey

Illini Men Play With Women’s Ball For Seven Minutes

From his first shot, Demetri McCamey knew something was wrong. The ball just didn’t feel right.

12/09/2010

Mike Davis

Illinois Pushes Past Oakland In Second Half

Illinois was behind by mere four points leading into the second half. Determined to win, Illinois more than doubled the points scored in the second half from the first to guarantee the win.

12/08/2010

D.J. Richardson

Illini Barrages Gonzaga With Three-Pointers To Victory

Illinois out-shot the Bulldogs in both halves of the game Saturday, launching a barrage of three-pointers for the 73-61 victory.

12/04/2010

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