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Former Illini D.J. Richardson giving Groce a helping hand

Illinois' D.J Richardson looks for an open teammate during the Fighting Illini's win over Indiana at Assembly Hall, on Thurs., Feb. 7.

February 24, 2014

A familiar face has been hanging around the Illinois basketball practice facilities. Former Illini guard D.J. Richardson was all set to begin his season with Toros de Aragua, a professional team in Venezuela, in late January. He arrived in South America on Jan. 21 and the very next day, his first day of ...