Ayo Dosunmu Named USA Today's National Player Of The Year As Illini Prepare For NCAA TournamentIllinois guard Ayo Dosunmu is racking up the awards, and the latest might be his biggest yet.
No. 3 Illinois Beats No. 9 Ohio State To Take Big Ten TitleNo. 3 Illinois accomplished one major goal. The next one will be even more difficult.
Dosunmu, Cockburn Named To All-Big Ten First Team, Illini Rack Up Other AwardsThe Fighting Illini are up to No. 3 in the nation in this week's rankings - and at 16-4 they just finished their winningest Big Ten season in school history.
Dosunmu's Return Powers No. 4 Illinois Over No. 7 Ohio StateAyo Dosunmu returned after missing three games with a concussion and facial injuries to score 19 points, and No. 4 Illinois rallied to beat No. 7 Ohio State.
No. 5 Illinois Dominates Minnesota For 7th Win In RowFrom pregame warmup drills though the pickup-game vibe of the second half, the Illinois players kept filling Minnesota's mostly empty arena with chants and cheers.
Cockburn, Dosunmu Lead No. 5 Illini Past NorthwesternKofi Cockburn had 17 points and 10 rebounds, Ayo Dosunmu added 13 points and No. 5 Illinois beat Northwestern on Tuesday night.
Cockburn, Dosunmu Lead No. 12 Illinois Past No. 19 WisconsinKofi Cockburn scored 23 points, Ayo Dosunmu added 21 and No. 12 Illinois beat No. 19 Wisconsin on Saturday in a key Big Ten Conference matchup.
Dosunmu Scores 30 To Lead No. 18 Illinois Past IndianaAyo Dosunmu scored 30 points, Kofi Cockburn added 15 points and 15 rebounds, and No. 18 Illinois beat Indiana on Saturday.
Dosunmu, Curbelo Lead No. 8 Illinois Past Chicago StateAyo Dosunmu scored 22 points, freshman Andres Curbelo added 18 and No. 8 Illinois beat Chicago State on Thursday.