Recruiting Wrap

Recruiting Wrap

More questions? I've got answers

We'll make this another Wednesday session to answer some of the unanswered questions from my chat last Friday. Reminder that I'll be back chatting at 1 p.m. this Friday. Feel free to submit questions any time leading up to the chat and during the chat.

From Donut Bros,

Mennig: Bollant's first recruiting class 'all good length kids'

It's a question Illinois fans like to debate, especially given the current struggles of the Illinois football program.

Who is the best hire among the three new head coaches Illinois athletic director Mike Thomas brought to Champaign-Urbana in the past 10 months?

Weekend Wrap — Douglas powers Plainfield Central into playoffs

Every week during the prep football 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 week 8.

Bolingbrook's Moore narrows it down to three

Ben Moore recorded what Bolingbrook (Ill.) High School boys basketball head coach Rob Brost believes is the only triple-double in school history last year against Springfield Lanphier (Ill.) High School and Class of 2014 recruit Larry Austin Jr.

Quick refresher on Bollant's Class of 2013 recruits

While much of the recruiting buzz this fall on the University of Illinois campus has been generated by Illinois men's basketball head coach John Groce and his staff in landing four commits thus far, first-year Illinois women's basketball head coach Matt Bollant has quietly gone about putting together a solid first recruiting class.

Questions? I have answers

Here's a few leftover questions from my weekly chat last Friday, all focused on basketball, including a bit on women's basketball and new head coach Matt Bollant.

Telep impressed with Groce's recruiting

The first official practice is Friday for Illinois basketball and first-year head coach John Groce.

The first game is exactly one month away (Colgate at home on Friday, Nov. 9).

Weekend Wrap — Jones dazzles in Western win

Every week during the prep football 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 week 7.

Hermosillo continues to create buzz

Roughly two hours north of Champaign-Urbana, Michael Hermosillo has made quite a name for himself this fall.

The Ottawa (Ill.) High School senior has ran roughshod against any defense the undefeated Pirates — who take a 6-0 record into their home game tonight against winless Dixon (Ill.) High School — have gone up against this year.