Illinois guard Dee Brown broke his right foot during a game at the NBA pre-draft camp on Wednesday, likely forcing the junior to withdraw from the NBA draft, Brown told ESPN.com.
(1) ILLINOIS 77, (12) WISC MILWAUKEE 63
Illinois guard Dee Brown was named Big Ten player of the year Tuesday by the league's coaches and media, and the media selected Illini coach Bruce Weber as the conference's coach of the year.
Dee Brown scored 20 points, 18 on 3-pointers, to lead top-ranked and unbeaten Illinois to an 84-48 victory over Northwestern on Wednesday night that clinched a share of the Big Ten title for the Illini.
Deron Williams and Dee Brown each scored 18 points and No. 1 Illinois turned back repeated threats from Iowa to remain unbeaten with a 75-65 victory Saturday.
Luther Head scored 26 points and Dee Brown hit two 3-pointers down the stretch to seal top-ranked and unbeaten Illinois' 70-59 victory over Wisconsin (No. 21 ESPN/USA Today, No. 20 AP) on Saturday.
Dee Brown made sure that all Purdue gave No. 1 Illinois was a scare.
Dee Brown had 19 points to lead all five Illinois starters in double figures for the second straight game, and the top-ranked Illini beat Valparaiso 93-56
Winless Chicago State did its best but proved no match for Luther Head, Dee Brown and top-ranked Illinois.
Roger Powell scored 19 points and Dee Brown and Deron Williams added 13 each Saturday, as No. 5 Illinois defeated Arkansas 72-60.
Luther Head scored Illinois' first seven points and finished with 22 to lead the Illini to their third straight win, 85-54 over Oakland, Mich., on Wednesday night.
Dee Brown scored 20 points, all in the first half, to lead Illinois to a 91-60 victory over Florida A&M on Sunday.
An ankle injury could force speedy Illini guard Dee Brown to slow down and diversify his game.
The Illini were simply bigger, badder and better in muscling past an overmatched Murray St.
Roger Powell had 19 points and 10 rebounds, Deron Williams added 18 points and Dee Brown 16 to lead No. 12 Illinois to a 75-60 victory over Temple on Saturday.