Illinois TransferWednesday, 17 April 2013
Illinois Basketball's thin roster just got bigger, as they sign two transfer students.
After losing seniors Brandon Paul, Tyler Griffey, D.J. Richardson.
Head coach John Groce announced earlier Illinois State forward Jon Ekey and Seton Hall guard Aaron Cosby have agreed to join the Fighting Illini.
Ekey will play immediately as a transfer graduate student, but Cosby will take the bench for the season.
Ekey shot 44.6 percent for Illinois State and averaged 6.4 points and 4.2 rebounds a game this season.
Cosby started 27 games at guard and averaged 12.6 points.
He was second on the team in assists with 92.