Recruiting Wrap

Recruiting Wrap

Recruiting Wrap — Williams leads Simeon in opener

Every week during the high school basketball season, recruiting blogger MATT DANIELS will give a wrap-up of how Illini commits and targets fared during the previous week's worth of games.

Beneventi picks Iowa

Update: 7:15 p.m.

Illinois recruiting target Jack Beneventi verbally committed to Iowa on Tuesday night.

Bollant can recruit, too

Much was made in the past few months about the splash John Groce has made on the recruiting trail.

While the job the Illinois men's basketball coach has done is no doubt impressive, let's not forget about another basketball coach on the Illinois campus.

Matt Bollant hasn't done a shabby job either.

Weekend Wrap — Black, Finke have solid starts

Every week during the high school basketball season, recruiting blogger MATT DANIELS will give a wrap-up of how Illini commits and targets fared during the previous week's worth of games.

10 things (recruitingwise) to be thankful for

Keeping with the tradition started two years ago by former IlliniHQ recruiting blogger Cody Westerlund, it’s a time to reflect.

And give thanks.

Weekend Wrap — Three commits playing for state title

Every week during the football season, Illinois football beat writer MATT DANIELS will give a wrap-up of how Illini commits and targets fared during the previous weekend’s games.



Dew-Treadway, Moran prospects to watch

Bolingbrook High School in the southwest Chicago suburbs has produced its fair share of Division I football prospects recently.

Linebacker Antonio Morrison is second in tackles at Florida with 56 in his sophomore season.

Quarterback Aaron Bailey has seen limited playing time as a true freshman quarterback at Illinois, but has impressed on several occasisons.

Weekend Wrap — Crouch shines in playoff win

Every week during the football season, Illinois football beat writer MATT DANIELS will give a wrap-up of how Illini commits and targets fared during the previous weekend’s games.

A historic recruiting day

By tonight, the hoopla might subside.

Maybe. Cliff Alexander is on the forefront of Illinois sports fans' minds right now.

And will remain for, oh, about the next six hours or so.

The Class of 2014 five-star recruit from Chicago Curie is set to announce his college destination shortly after 3 p.m. on an ESPNU special.

What a special it is.