dee brown

6.15.16

After Adding Lovie Smith, Is Illinois' Troubled Athletic Program In Turnaround?

Following a dreary year of losses and controversies, Illinois has a new athletic director and a new football coach in Lovie Smith, and a mandate to turn things around.

2.12.16

NBA All-Star Throwback: Dee Brown Pumps Up The Slam Dunk Contest

Dee Brown's creative 1991 NBA All-Star Weekend slam dunk contest performance inflated the sneaker wars.

10.31.14

Illinois, Utah, Romania, and Everywhere In Between: The Long Journey of Dee Brown

A broken foot altered the path of Dee Brown's basketball career, but a failed NBA run has done nothing to keep him from pursuing his dreams.