The Daily Illini

NIT gives Illinois chance to build toward next year

NIT gives Illinois chance to build toward next year

March 17, 2014

The Illinois men’s basketball team had its name called on Selection Sunday, but not for the tournament Illini fans were hoping for. The Illini’s 19 wins weren’t enough to place them in the NCAA tournament. Illinois will instead have to settle for an appearance in the National Invitation Tourname...