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Illini recruiting watch: Marcus LoVett

Illini recruiting watch: Marcus LoVett

October 7, 2014

Who is Marcus LoVett? In a recruiting class where the names Jalen Brunson, Jawun Evans, Elijah Thomas, Jalen Coleman-Lands and Carlton Bragg have been etched into Illini fans’ collective wish lists, the name LoVett carries less recognition. But now LoVett, a 5-foot-11 senior point guard out of Morgan Pa...

Evans impressed by visit; Brunson to decide Wednesday

Evans impressed by visit; Brunson to decide Wednesday

September 9, 2014

For the second consecutive weekend, the Illinois campus was swept up in the frenzy that is high-stakes recruiting. It was Jawun Evans’ turn to take an official visit to Illinois, where he got to experience first-hand the enthusiasm of an Illini fan base that is eager for a commitment.  Fans wished him well...