As the University of Illinois guys’s basketball team gets all set to kick off their season next week, the State Farm Center has actually made some changes to host groups safely throughout the Covid-19 pandemic. Gone are the fans, food and access to the floor for anyone however the groups, coaches and video game authorities. Radio broadcasts will be made from the 2nd tier of seats, as well as photography and reporting. Press conferences will be on Zoom, with no one-on-one contact with the staff member. Hand sanitizer will be easily available all over, and players will wear masks when not on the court playing.