Recruiting Wrap (February 2013)
Illinois offered a scholarship to defensive end Dewayne Hendrix two days before Thanksgiving last November.
Many others, however, have joined the party in pursuit of the Class of 2014 prospect from O’Fallon (Ill.) High School.
Tuesdays are big days for Michael Finke.
For obvious reasons, the Champaign Centennial (Ill.) High School big man usually has a game for the Chargers.
Like last night when he scored 18 points and grabbed 13 rebounds during Centennial's 58-44 win against Rantoul (Ill.) High School during a Class 3A Centennial Regional semifinal game.
Every week during the prep basketball season, IlliniHQ will give a wrap-up of how Illini commits and targets fared during the previous weekend's games. Here are a few notes from the week that was.
For the third straight year, an Illinois men's basketball recruit will not play in the McDonald's All-American game.
The prestigious high school boys basketball game will take place at 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 3, at Chicago's United Center. The game will be televised on ESPN.
The 15 wins the Illinois women's basketball team has compiled this year is four more than last year.
And Illinois still has four regular season games to go under first-year head coach Matt Bollant before the Big Ten Tournament arrives March 7-10 at the Sears Centre in Hoffman Estates.