Illinois State junior forward Jon Ekey said Tuesday he will transfer to Illinois for his final season.
Illinois State senior guard Tyler Brown has been suspended indefinitely, the school announced on Wednesday.
Illinois State received an NIT invite, but Illinois was left out on Sunday.
Former Illinois State coach Porter Moser will be named Loyola's men's basketball coach this week, according to multiple sources.
This season's outlook on the state of Illinois college basketball is grim
Northwestern remains No. 1 in the latest in-state college hoops rankings.
Scott Powers' Illinois college basketball rankings