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Simpson decision re-opens old wounds, but other targets remain

Simpson decision re-opens old wounds, but other targets remain

September 10, 2015

Maybe I should save myself some time.You see, when a high-profile Illinois basketball recruit sets a da...

Simpson spurns Illini: Groce loses another point guard

Simpson spurns Illini: Groce loses another point guard

September 9, 2015

Xavier Simpson, the No. 66 player in ESPN’s Top 100 in the class of 2016, has committed to Michiga...

Groce can’t let point guard history repeat itself

Groce can’t let point guard history repeat itself

September 1, 2015

Recruiting is tricky.Every year, coaches have to deal with the delicate task of evaluating players an...

Simpson and Sneed wrap up visits, Simpson decision may come soon

Simpson and Sneed wrap up visits, Simpson decision may come soon

August 30, 2015

When Illini basketball targets Xavier Simpson and Xavier Sneed attended Friday night’s Illinois voll...

Groce set to host a double dose of Xavier

Groce set to host a double dose of Xavier

August 25, 2015

Most popular athletes have cool nicknames.“Air Jordan.” “King James.” Anthony “Sizzle Chest...