Women's Basketball
Illini Join #Chillin4Charity Movement

June 27, 2014

Photos | What is #Chillin4Charity?

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - The Fighting Illini joined the #Chillin4Charity campaign, a national movement among the women's basketball community, as coaches and players alike took the cold water challenge in front of the Ubben Basketball Complex. Watch the video above to see whose challenges were answered and which coaches and players across the country were called out!

The #Chillin4Charity Cold Water Challenge was initiated by Arizona coach Niya Butts. Here are the rules:

All parties have 48 hours from the release to answer the challenge

Head Coaches
Any coach that doesn't answer the challenge owes the Kay Yow Foundation $250. If a coach answers the challenge, the original challenger owes the Kay Yow Foundation $50.

Assistant Coaches
Any coach that does not answer the challenge owes the Kay Yow Foundation $100. If an assistant coach answers the challenge, the original challenger owes the Kay Yow Foundation $25.

Players
Any player that does not answer the challenge will owe five hours of community service For each player that does answer the challenge, each Arizona player will owe two hours of community service.

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