In Division I basketball news, Brad Underwood was officially introduced as the new head coach at the University of Illinois Monday afternoon.
After just one season as the head man at Oklahoma State, Underwood jumped at the opportunity to lead the Fighting Illini and will make $3 million each year for the next six seasons.
The former Stephen F. Austin head coach from 2013 to 2015, Underwood has been to four straight NCAA tournaments and currently ranks third for victories by a Division I coach in his first four seasons.
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