D.J. Williams (Chicago Simeon) is transferring from the University of Illinois and has been granted his release.
Williams, a 6’7 small forward, averaged 2.3 points in 8.8 minutes of playing time per game this past season as a sophomore. Williams played 11 minutes per contest as a freshman.
Williams will have two years of playing eligibility remaining.
Illinois now has four open scholarships for the 2017-18 season.