The Daily Illini

Getting started on the “Wright” foot

With members of Illinois athletic boosters and clubs cheering him on, prospect Julian Wright runs down the court in the Ubben Basketball Facility on Saturday. Wright, a sought-after prospect, has narrowed his list of potential schools down to DePaul, Ari Online Poster

By Ian Gold

August 30, 2004

The Illini Pride came out in force to cheer for both the Illini men's squad and five-star recruit Julian Wright. Wright, a senior at Homewood-Flossmor High School in Illinois, has been projected as a wing-forward. While the Illini Pride lined the court and the team warmed up for its scrimmage, the ...