Richard Pitino and the Gophers are picking up a transfer from Illinois State, according to a Tuesday-morning report.
Michigan lost its best player for the majority of conference play last season due to injury. The Wolverines won't lose him this offseason to the NBA Draft.
One of the biggest thrills for national champions is visiting the White House.
The Illini lost another key offensive weapon to an ACL tear during practice last week.
The Illini might have found a solution to a frontcourt full of question marks.