Men's Basketball

Men's Basketball

Tate: Groce's great mission gaining steam

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Illini among four finalists for Evans

Illinois is one of four finalists for 2015 point guard Jawun Evans.

Brunson visit adds to buzz

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Five-star point guard Jalen Brunson of Stevenson reportedly will take an official visit to Illinois at the end of August, according to Joe Henricksen of the City/Suburban Hoops Report.

Thomas will officially visit Illinois

Elijah Thomas is one of the most coveted high school basketball players in the Class of 2015.

And in roughly seven weeks, the Texas native plans to officially visit Illinois.

Nunn uses injury to his advantage

CHAMPAIGN — Bring up Kendrick Nunn to the Illinois coaching staff and “competitor” is the common response.

That Nunn hasn’t been able to fully participate with his teammates this summer during the eight-week practice allotment has been particularly troublesome for him.

Milton cuts list to four

Shake Milton, a 2015 combo guard from Oklahoma, on Sunday released a list of four schools he’s still considering with John Groce and the Illini making the cut.

MJ's three pointers: Oregon struggling

Enough Ducks?

MJ: A few questions with Joseph Bertrand

During his five years at Illinois, Joseph Bertrand was a regular on the highlight reels and became just as well-known for his off-the-court humor during his last couple of seasons. Later this month, the 6-foot-6 swingman will leave Champaign and head to Luxembourg, playing professionally for BBC Arantia Larochette of the Luxembourg Total League.

MJ: Offseason work paying off for Hill

Despite a demanding summer schedule of classes, individual workouts, team practices and weight room sessions, Malcolm Hill said he has had plenty of downtime.

In fact, he’s going to a concert Saturday with his mom to see Drake and Lil’ Wayne in Indianapolis.