Wisch: Groce, Illini Still Just Missing On Big-Time RecruitsWith his latest recruiting miss, John Groce needs to sharpen his sights.
Wisch: Illini Lose Brunson, But All Is Not LostJohn Groce has Illinois in it to the end so often that he'll soon land a big fish.
Stevenson Star Jalen Brunson Chooses Villanova Over IllinoisThe Illini are a bridesmaid once again.
Wisch: To Redeem Image, Groce Needs To Seal DealJohn Groce is casting perhaps the widest net in Illini recruiting history.
Curie Allowed To Play In State TournamentCurie doesn't have any wins right now, but it has a chance to win state still.
Wisch: Illini Basketball Bouncing Back From Bad WeekendWhen it comes to weekends, Illini Nation’s was about on par with Bernie’s.
Video: Cliff Alexander Picks Up Illinois Hat Before Picking KansasAdding insult to injury, Chicago Curie's Cliff Alexander poured salt in the wounds of Illini Nation.
Alexander, Okafor To Announce College Decisions Today Illini Nation will collectively hold its breath until 3 p.m. today, when Young center Jahlil Okafor and Curie power forward Cliff Alexander make their collegiate decisions.
Wisch: Illini Nation On Edge As Recruiting Rumors SwirlEven if the recruiting sky does fall in today, it’s hardly the end of the world for the Illinois program.
Wisch: Arenas Could Spark Recruiting Rebirth For Illinois, DePaulRemarkably, for the third year in a row, the Windy City is home to the No. 1 high school basketball player in America, with rising Whitney Young senior Jahlil Okafor following in the large footsteps of prior Public League phenoms Jabari Parker (2013) and Anthony Davis (2012).