College Sports – FIGHTING ILLINI WOMEN’S BASEKTBALL

Women’s Basketball Welcomes Eriel Davis

Champaign, Ill. – Fighting Illini Women’s Basketball and head coach Matt Bollant announce the addition of Eriel Davis to the 2015-16 squad. A graduate student at the University of Illinois, Davis will have one year of eligibility for the Illini.  

2495Davis is a native of Danville, Ill. and served as a member of the women’s basketball practice squad during her freshman year at Illinois.  She was then a member of the 2012-13 team during her sophomore year of school, playing in eight games for the Illini, recording two points and one rebound.

“Eriel is a great addition to our team,” head coach Matt Bollant said. “She is a team-first kid that will make us better in many ways.”

At Danville High School, Davis was a three-time All-Area selection and tallied over 1,000 career points. She helped the Vikings to a Big 12 Championship and an IHSA Class 3A regional title during her high school career as well.

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