Jereme Richmond

Jereme Richmond.

Former Illinois Mr. Basketball Gets Three Years In Prison

Richmond was convicted of harassment of a witness for making threatening comments and gestures to a probation officer earlier this year. The Class 2 felony carried a potential sentence of up to seven years.

11/25/2013

Jereme Richmond (Credit: Lake County)

Former Illini Basketball Player Convicted Of Threatening Probation Officer

The harassment charges resulted from alleged verbal threats and shooting gestures Jereme Richmond made after he became upset when his probation officer wouldn’t let him take a make-up drug test instead of requiring him to appear in cour

08/09/2013

Jereme Richmond (Credit: Lake County)

Jury Selection Begins In Trial Of Former Illini Player Jereme Richmond

Richmond, 21, is charged with threatening a probation officer in May of this year, when he was about three months shy of completing an 18-month probationary term.

08/06/2013

Jereme Richmond (Credit: Lake County)

Jereme Richmond Arrested Again

Former Illinois Mr. Basketball, Jereme Richmond, has been arrested again.

CBS Chicago–04/26/2013

Jereme Richmond. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Ex-Illini Standout Jereme Richmond Sentenced To 8 Days In Jail

Former Illini standout and Illinois’ Mr. Basketball has been sentenced to eight days in the Lake County Jail, a judge ruled Friday.

670 The Score–02/15/2013

A Lake County judge gave a former Waukegan basketball star “one last chance” Friday to follow all the terms of his probation. (Credit: STMW)

Judge Gives Richmond ‘One Last Chance’

Jereme Richmond, 20, was before Circuit Judge John Phillips for status of the state’s petition to revoke his probation.

12/16/2012

Jereme Richmond. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Wisch: Jereme Richmond Has No One To Blame But Himself

Jereme Richmond could have been spending this weekend preparing to start his junior season at the University of Illinois.

CBS Chicago–10/27/2012

Jereme Richmond, 19, a former north suburban and University of Illinois basketball player, is facing charges of aggravated unlawful use of a weapon, battery, possession of a firearm and assault.

Jereme Richmond Pleads Guilty To Gun Charge, Gets Probation

Ex-Waukegan basketball star Jereme Richmond was sentenced to probation for illegally transporting a .40-caliber Smith and Wesson handgun as part of a plea deal accepted Monday.

01/23/2012

Jereme Richmond, 19, a former north suburban and University of Illinois basketball player, is facing charges of aggravated unlawful use of a weapon, battery, possession of a firearm and assault.

Jereme Richmond Didn’t Have Weapon, 911 Tape Shows

Former north suburban Waukegan basketball star Jereme Richmond was not the one with the gun when he visited his ex-girlfriend’s house in August, according to a 9-1-1 recording played in Lake County Circuit Court on Thursday.

12/02/2011

Jereme Richmond, 19, a former north suburban and University of Illinois basketball player, is facing charges of aggravated unlawful use of a weapon, battery, possession of a firearm and assault.

Ex-Illini Richmond Headed Back To Jail

Richmond was taken back to jail Friday after a Lake County judge learned the former Waukegan High School basketball star tested positive for marijuana while out on bond, the Sun-Times reported.

CBS Chicago–10/21/2011

Bruce Weber and Jereme Richmond (Left photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images, Right photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Wisch: Should Bruce Weber Help Jereme Richmond?

Bruce Weber just got back from a 10-day tour of Italy with his basketball team. Jereme Richmond, meanwhile, recently got done with a four-night stint in the Lake County Jail with well, a bunch of guys I likely want to know nothing about.

CBS Chicago–08/24/2011

Jereme Richmond.  (Credit: Waukegan Police Department)

Report: Ex-Illini Richmond Released From Jail On Bond

Former Illini forward Jereme Richmond was released from jail on $100,000 bond Friday.

CBS Chicago–08/16/2011

Jereme Richmond is consoled by a teammate in January. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Wisch: The Sad Case of Jereme Richmond

As recently as two months before this summer’s draft, someone in the NBA still believed that Richmond was talented enough to belong in the league.

CBS Chicago–08/10/2011

Jereme Richmond. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Ex-Illini Forward Richmond Arrested On Multiple Charges

Former Illini basketball player Jereme Richmond is currently being held in Lake County Jail on two counts of aggravated battery, 670 The Score has learned.

CBS Chicago–08/09/2011

Jereme Richmond

Bernstein: Richmond Story Full Of Losers

You would almost have to do this on purpose, to screw it up so badly. It’s hard to accomplish, really, when you consider how many other stupid, spoiled babies surrounded by parasitic enablers have successfully gamed the college system for one year.

670 The Score–06/27/2011

Jereme Richmond

Wisch: The Curious Case Of Jereme Richmond

Sometimes, it was his jump shot. Oftentimes, it was his attitude. And, looking back now, it was almost always his expectations – both those that he had for himself, and those that his fans thrust upon him.

04/12/2011

Jereme Richmond

Illinois’ Richmond Declares For NBA Draft

University of Illinois freshman Jereme Richmond has declared for the 2011 NBA Draft, according to the school’s website. The Waukegan native is working out in Chicago and will weigh his options before signing an agent.

04/05/2011

Bruce Weber

Wisch: Can Bruce Weber Learn Something From…Ron Zook?

There was a fire in Champaign this week. Early Wednesday, a blaze started in a building on Green Street – the main Campustown drag – and destroyed a couple of popular restaurants.

CBS Chicago–03/25/2011

Jereme Richmond

Bernstein: Is Jereme Richmond Done At Illinois?

This is the risk you run when you recruit eighth-graders.

670 The Score–03/21/2011

Demetri McCamey

Illini Losing Edge, Looks For Toughness

The Illinois Fighting Illini started the season strong, but has recently lost their edge. Coach Bruce Weber knows the talent is their, all that seems to be missing is some leadership and toughness in his players.

02/10/2011

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