The Daily Illini

Groce hosts recruit after Illini hoops scrimmage

Illinois' head coach John Groce instructs his team during the game against Kennesaw State at State Farm Center on Dec. 27, 2014. The Illini won 93-45.

By Alex Roux

October 27, 2015

Just when you thought you could shift your attention to this year’s Illini basketball team, head coach John Groce arranged an 11th-hour recruiting visit.My man Derek Piper over at Scout.com dropped a Twitter bomb Sunday evening, reporting that former Tulane commit Kipper Nichols was on the Illinoi...

Fantasy Doctor: Midseason takeaways

Atlanta Falcons running back Devonta Freeman finds some running room against Tennessee Titans safety Da'Norris Searcy during the first half on Sunday, Oct. 25, 2015, at Nissan Stadium in Nashville. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution/TNS)

By Joey Figueroa

October 27, 2015

So many sports are happening right now. The Mets and Royals are set to square off in a World Series straight out of the 80s. The College Football Playoffs are approaching fast. And ball is life once again with the NBA returning this week while college hoops on the horizon.But hey, fantasy football is ...