Illini Receive Two TransfersCHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) - Illinois
is adding two transfers to is suddenly thin roster.
— Illinois Basketball (@IlliniHoops) April 17, 2013
Coach John Groce said Wednesday that
Illinois State forward Jon Ekey and Seton Hall guard Aaron Crosby have agreed
to join Illinois.
Ekey will play immediately as a
graduate-student transfer. Crosby will have to sit out a season.
Ekey was a 44.6 percent shooter and
averaged 6.4 points and 4.2 rebounds a game this season. Crosby started 27
games at guard and averaged 12.6 points. He was second on the team in assists
is losing seniors Brandon Paul, Tyler Griffey and D.J. Richardson.
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