The day that was supposed to end with Cliff Alexander got off to a bad start.
Point guard Quentin Snider, who committed to Illinois in September, backed out of of that commitment and signed with Louisville on Friday morning.
Snider, who originally committed to Louisville in 2011, backed out of that commitment this summer.
When 5-star guard Jaquan Lyle decommitted for Louisville recently, the Cardinals picked up their pursuit of the Louisville Ballard prospect once again.
Leron Black is expected to sign his letter of intent to Illinois during a ceremony at White Station High School today.
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Cliff Alexander announces his decision at 3:15 p.m. today on ESPNU.