Luther Head

Crandall Head (#4). (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Former Illini Guard Head Headed To SMU

After one and a half seasons with the Illini, Head announced on Twitter that he’ll follow former assistant coach Jerrance Howard to SMU.

670 The Score–05/10/2012

Luther Head of the Illinois Fighting Illini kisses teammate Dee Brown as they celebrate victory over the Arizona Wildcats

Video: 7-Year Anniversary Of Illinois-Arizona Game

It was seven years ago today that the Illinois men’s basketball team orchestrated the come back of the decade when they erased a 15-point deficit to defeat the Wildcats and advance to the Final Four.

670 The Score–03/26/2012

Brandon Paul. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Wisch: Illini Trio Showing Shades Of Dee, Deron And Luther

D.J. Richardson, Brandon Paul and Joseph Bertrand are beginning to look a bit like Dee Brown, Deron Williams and Luther Head did back in 2003-04.

CBS Chicago–01/11/2012

Crandall Head (#4). (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Illinois Suspends Sophomore Guard Head

Illinois has suspended sophomore guard Crandall Head for four games over an unspecified violation of team rules.

CBS Chicago–11/02/2011

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