Former Illinois center Meyers Leonard invited to attend NBA draft on Thursday.
Meyers Leonard will leave the Illini early and enter the NBA draft.
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.
Illinois coach Bruce Weber said Friday he has no intention of resigning and wants to finish his career at the school.
Illinois senior point guard Sam Maniscalco is doubtful and junior shooting guard D.J. Richardson is questionable for Saturday's game against Nebraska.
Philadelphia 76ers guard Evan Turner will officially begin feeling the impact of the NBA lockout after Saturday.
Former University of Illinois star Roger Powell was named to Valparaiso's men's basketball staff as an assistant coach on Monday.
Former Illinois point guard Demetri McCamey expects to be selected in the first round of the NBA draft on June 23.
Demetri McCamey, who starred at St. Joseph High School and at the University of Illinois, said the Bulls have expressed interest in him prior to attending to this week's pre-draft camp in Chicago.
Illinois freshman forward Jereme Richmond has declared for the NBA draft and will not return to Illinois, the school announced on Tuesday.
Illinois gets the No. 9 seed in the NCAA tournament, and will face UNLV in Southwest Regional game on Friday.
After testing the draft waters, Demetri McCamey and Mike Davis are concentrating on creating a legacy during the final season at Illinois.
Illinois' Demetri McCamey changed his NBA workout plans.
Illinois juniors Mike Davis and Demetri McCamey have been invited to work out for the Portland Trail Blazers on May 7.
Illinois guard Demetri McCamey should stay in Champaign for another year.