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Co-hosting a Classic

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Illinois players talk strategy before their game against Illinois State. Illinois has been co-hosting the Hoosier-Illini Classic with Indiana since 2002.

This weekend I got to compete inĀ and cover the annual Hoosier-Illini Classic, a national-ranking tournament that draws teams from all over the midwest and the east coast. With 32 of the nation’s top teams entered, the competition was fierce, but the vibes were friendly as ever. The tournament location has been switching off between Illinois and Indiana Universities since 2002, but technically both teams are still the hosts each year.

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