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  1. No. 3 prospect Cliff Alexander tweets top 5 choices

    Scott Powers

    Chicago Curie senior power forward Cliff Alexander, the No. 3-ranked prospect in the ESPN 100, tweeted Monday that his top five schools, in no particular order, are Illinois, DePaul, Michigan State, Kansas and Memphis.

    Story | Conversation | October 07, 2013
  2. Illinois assistant coach Jamall Walker banned 2 postseason games

    Scott Powers

    Illinois assistant coach Jamall Walker has received a two-game tournament suspension and a public reprimand from the Division I men's basketball committee for his misconduct following the Illini's loss to Miami in the NCAA tournament last season.

    Story | Conversation | August 16, 2013
  3. John Groce of Illinois Fighting Illini receives one-year extensio...

    Scott Powers

    Illinois announced a one-year contract extension and salary raise for men's basketball coach John Groce on Saturday. The contract would keep Groce with the Illini through the 2017-18 season and raise his annual salary by $200,000 to $1.6 million.

    Story | Conversation | April 13, 2013
  4. Ex-University of Illinois Fighting Illini Jereme Richmond jailed ...

    Scott Powers

    Former Illinois basketball player Jereme Richmond was returned to Lake County (Ill.) Jail on Thursday after he violated terms of his probation, according to assistant state's attorney Jim Newman.

    Story | Conversation | October 26, 2012
  5. Jabari Parker, nation's top basketball recruit, is considering 10...

    Scott Powers

    Jabari Parker's list of favorites excludes Illinois.

    Story | Conversation | July 11, 2012
  6. The nation's top basketball recruit, Jabari Parker of Chicago, wi...

    Scott Powers

    Jabari Parker's media exposure will be limited by his family.

    Story | Conversation | June 02, 2012
  7. Years after both were at the center of a recruiting controversy B...

    Scott Powers

    Bruce Pearl has apologized to Jimmy Collins for an incident in the 1980s.

    Story | Conversation | March 31, 2012
  8. Sources -- Former Missouri State coach Barry Hinson will be the n...

    Scott Powers

    Barry Hinson will be the next coach at Southern Illinois, according to a source.

    Story | Conversation | March 27, 2012
  9. Illinois Fighting Illini trustee says diversity a focus for coach...

    Scott Powers

    Illinois is taking race into account in its search for a new head basketball coach.

    Story | Conversation | March 23, 2012
  10. Former University of Illinois coach Bruce Weber has no intentions...

    Scott Powers

    Bruce Weber is looking to "move on" from his final season at Illinois.

    Story | Conversation | March 22, 2012
  11. Former Illinois basketball player Jereme Richmond to play in Prem...

    Scott Powers

    Former Illinois basketball player Jereme Richmond has agreed to a contract with the Sauk Valley Predators of the Premier Basketball League as the former prep star attempts to get his career and life back on track.

    Story | Conversation | February 22, 2012
  12. Illinois Fighting Illini athletic director will evaluate basketba...

    Scott Powers

    Illinois AD will evaluate basketball coach Bruce Weber after the season.

    Story | Conversation | February 11, 2012
  13. Ex-University of Illinois standout Jereme Richmond faces battery,...

    Scott Powers

    Former Illinois basketball player Jereme Richmond has been charged with three felonies, including aggravated battery, stemming from a confrontation with a woman, according to Waukegan police commander Gabe Guzman.

    Story | Conversation | August 09, 2011
  14. Illinois basketball coach Bruce Weber hopes to impress new boss

    Scott Powers

    Illinois basketball coach Bruce Weber hopes to impress his new boss.

    Story | Conversation | July 19, 2011
  15. Ex-Illinois star Roger Powell joins Valparaiso coaching staff

    Scott Powers

    Former University of Illinois star Roger Powell was named to Valparaiso's men's basketball staff as an assistant coach on Monday.

    Story | Conversation | June 27, 2011
  16. Illinois will play a series of games in August in Italy

    Scott Powers

    Illinois men's basketball team will travel to Italy for a series of games in August, the school announced on Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | April 27, 2011