The FIGHTIN ILLINI have competed as underdogs for a majority of the school’s lifetime. In NCAA Division 1 basketball, they finished as runner ups in 2005, falling to UNC. Fans of the Fightin Illini may be interested in this vintage snapback cap. It features the former mascot, Chief Illiniwek on the entire front panels and bill. The back of the cap features more embroidery while the underbill is Green. View the auction now on eBay.