April 17, 2013

Illini add Ekey and Cosby as transfers

By WEEK Reporter

April 17, 2013 Updated Apr 17, 2013 at 12:57 PM CDT

"Aaron is versatile guard who impacts the game in a number of areas," Groce said. "He was a 40-percent 3-point shooter in the Big East, so he's obviously a tremendous shooter. But in addition to his shooting and scoring ability, he can handle the ball and make plays for others. Aaron will bring leadership to our team right away and adds proven experience to our backcourt."

"Jon is a skilled forward who will be a great fit in our system," Groce said. "He has a high basketball IQ, is an exceptional shooter, and also defends, blocks shots and rebounds. Jon will make an immediate impact on our program by providing experience to a young roster

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