BREAKING: Illinois guard Ayo Dosunmu is withdrawing from the 2020 NBA Draft and will return to school next season, per his Twitter page.
Significant Big Ten News.
Listen, if both Ayo Dosunmu and Kofi Cockburn come back to Illinois, this country better get its shit together cuz I swear to god if there’s no college basketball season I’ll burn the world to ash.
If Kofi Cockburn follows Ayo Dosunmu and returns to school, Illinois will be a consensus Top-10 team to begin next season.
Early prediction on Illinois' 20-21 starting five:
Trent Frazier, Ayo Dosunmu, Da'Monte Williams, Giorgi Bezhanshvili, Kock Cockburn. https://t.co/p9w7E2DWcX
With more business to finish... Star #Illini guard Ayo Dosunmu (@AyoDos_11
) announces he's returning to Champaign for Year 3.
"My dream is to play in the NBA, but first I need that national championship."
Ayo Dosunmu announces he will return to Illinois and withdraw from the NBA Draft. Huge for the Illini, and a VERY smart decision by Ayo.
Who's ready to see this back-court duo back together? 👌
Ayo Dosunmu is returning to Champaign, per his Twitter page.
I don't know what we did as a fanbase to deserve an Ayo Dosunmu, but I'm damn thankful for him.
Welcome back, Ayo Dosunmu! 👏
announced he will return for his junior season with the #Illini. 🔶🔷
#Illini guard Ayo Dosunmu posted on his Twitter account he’s coming back to college for another year. This decision will change the #B1G. If Iowa’s Luka Garza return to school this rivalry will be one for the ages, in MY opinion, unbelievable for college basketball. https://t.co/3Je05yXcGP
Guards: Ayo Dosunmu, Trent Frazier, Austin Hutcherson, Andre Curbelo, Adam Miller.
July 31, 2020. The night that Ayo Dosunmu broke Twitter dot com.
Huge news from #Illini guard Ayo Dosunmu, who announced he will return to Illinois for his junior year.
He declared for the NBA draft in April, "but first I need that National Championship," he says. Story: https://t.co/UwFMNJA6OO
How good can Illinois hoops be if Kofi Cockburn joins Ayo Dosunmu and returns this season? We wrote about it last month. https://t.co/coYKbGHqL9
“They said, ‘Let’s go dancing next year,’ so we were in a good place then. I was dancing at my house. Nobody else saw that."
-- Brad Underwood at Big Ten media days last year when he heard Ayo Dosunmu's announcement a year ago.
Wonder what his reaction is right now.
Ayo Dosunmu, Adam Miller, and Trent Frazier will easily be the best back court in the Big 10 this year
Illinois might be a Big Ten favorite next season after star guard Ayo Dosunmu announced he was withdrawing his name from the NBA draft and returning for his junior season in Champaign.
“First I need that national championship,” he said.