Bernard Kouma’s future remains uncertain after recent additions.
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'Trent was a much better player last year than he was his freshman year. Go find a guy who’s done what Trent’s done in his first two years.'
Thanks to the Illinois managers — particularly some ingenuity in setup for the second game — every minute of basketball played in Italy was made available not only for the coaching staff and fan base, but for the homebound beat writers, too.
Several Class of 2020 prospects have either committed or narrowed their lists and didn’t include Illinois. As the ever-important fall recruiting period approaches, our beat writer ranks who would be his priorities.
A look back at one of the happier moments for Illini Nation, the night the 2004-05 Illini made their emphatic move to No. 1 with a 91-73 drubbing of top-ranked Wake Forest.