The Chicago State men's basketball team has been banned from postseason play, penalized two scholarships and has had its practice time limited after failing to improve its Academic Progress Rate for the 2009-10 academic year.
Chicago's college basketball coaches would support a local invitational.
First-year Chicago State head coach Tracy Dildy is wondering about the timing of UIC canceling an early-season contest between the two programs.
Chicago State named Tracy Dildy its new men's basketball coach.
This season's outlook on the state of Illinois college basketball is grim
Scott Powers' Illinois college basketball rankings