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Mike Davis Expanding Game At Good Time

Mike Davis (Holly Smith)

If the Fighting Illini basketball team wishes to achieve its season goals, a four man senior class must play its best ball the rest of the season. Forward Mike Davis worked hard in the off season to improve his game and has done so. He hit a slump against UIC but has bounced back well since.

Mike Davis has had a good career at Illinois. The double-double machine has averaged over 10 points a game and nearly that many boards a game each of the last two seasons. His rebounding totals are down this year, but he's doing more things to help the team. A decision to be evaluated by pro teams last spring helped him understand what he needed to do to improve. "It was mostly reinforcement... Recommended Stories