Do you know exactly how much financial aid Illinois NJCAA Division II schools award to players on college Basketball teams? This past year NCAA Division I and II schools alone award $2 billion in undergraduate athletic scholarships. For most student athletes, a scholarship from a NJCAA Division II school in Illinois can mean the actual difference between obtaining a college degree and having to put that aspiration on hold.

If you want to be a contender for one of the many NJCAA Division II Men's Basketball scholarships that exist in Illinois you have to know which schools to contact, who the coaches are and how to get in front of them. was created to provide Men's Basketball athletes and other student athletes with the information they need to better their likelihood of being recruited by a Illinois NJCAA Division II school.

Athletic Scholarship Statistics for NJCAA Division II Men's Basketball in IL

Detailed Breakdown Illinois Division-wide
Average Number of Athletes 14 15
Total Number of Athletes 330 1,418
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $1,438 $1,796
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $20,360 $25,535
Total Full Time Head Coaches 1 7
Total Part Time Head Coaches 37 150
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 0 1
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 46 207
Average Total Revenue $66,651 $81,966
Average Total Expenses $65,352 $79,782

Make use of the Illinois NJCAA Division II Men's Basketball statistics above to consider whether this division provides you with the best athletic scholarship opportunities. The table below shows how Illinois NJCAA Division II schools compare to the division-wide averages.

Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This shows you how many student athletes are on NJCAA Division II Men's Basketball teams in Illinois, which will help you see how competitive the recruiting process is, particularly when you compare it to the division-wide average. Presently there are 330 men participating in Basketball at NJCAA Division II schools in Illinois.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This refers to just how much a Illinois NJCAA Division II college is investing in each player on their Men's Basketball team for things that are necessary such as equipment and uniforms. How much a Illinois NJCAA Division II school invests in you as a player will help determine how valuable they feel you really are to the Basketball team and the overall sports program in addition to the level of support they provide each player.

Average Operating Expenses Per Team: This is exactly what it costs typically for a Illinois NJCAA Division II college to run the day-to-day operations that keep the Basketball program up and running. This gives student athletes a good indication of the quality of Men's Basketball programs, facilities and training personnel at Illinois NJCAA Division II schools. The more Illinois NJCAA Division II colleges invest the better quality you should expect from their Basketball programs.

Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are vital to helping you sharpen your skills and help you keep on track athletically and educationally so you can keep your Basketball scholarship year after year. The more Men's Basketball coaches there are, the more likely you are to get one-on-one training and attention you need to reach your goal of graduating from a NJCAA Division II college in Illinois.

Average Total Revenue: The more money Illinois NJCAA Division II colleges can make off their Men's Basketball programs the more likely they are to expand and support them. When Men's Basketball programs are more profitable and popular Illinois NJCAA Division II colleges will invest more in their current programs and more colleges will create new Basketball teams of their own. More NJCAA Division II Basketball teams means more athletic scholarship possibilities in Illinois.

Average Total Expenses: Is there a growing interest in Men's Basketball teams at Illinois NJCAA Division II schools? Are Illinois NJCAA Division II colleges aggressively recruiting for Men's Basketball programs? The total expenses stat (consists of|includes} operating and recruiting expenditures. This will likely provide you with an accurate assessment of how much Illinois NJCAA Division II colleges around the nation are spending on Men's Basketball programs and recruiting players, thus whether or not Basketball scholarship opportunities will likely grow, keep pace or weaken in this state and division.

The initial, and most essential, step in receiving an athletic scholarship is deciding which Illinois NJCAA Division II colleges have Men's Basketball programs and if they supply financial aid for their players. Below are Illinois NJCAA Division II colleges that have a Men's Basketball team. Select a college to get detailed statistics on student aid, coaches, athletes and more.

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