The Illini Legends took on the Effingham All-Stars in a charity basketball game Saturday to benefit the Harmony Playground. The Illini Legend were led by former U of I standout Kiwane Garris. The Legends also featured a number of former Illini athletes. The All-Stars were made up of former players from around the area. The game was close throughout, with the Legends pulling out the 73-70 win. The event was put together by Roses From Linda and the Workman Sports Complex. The Harmony Playground is a project started by the Effingham Park District. It will be an all-inclusive playground.
View photos from the event below.