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Wisch: Groce Getting Close With Elite Recruits Bodes Well For Illini

Back in July, after Simeon superstar Jabari Parker left the Illinois of his Top 10 list of potential college pitstops, I wrote that when it comes to basketball recruiting, second place truly is the first loser.

CBS Chicago–09/29/2012