One on one with 2020 Illini PG priority Andre Curbelo

Many names have been talked about as priorities in the class of 2020 for the Illini Mens Basketball program. Adam Miller, DJ Steward and Nimari Burnett are all dynamic players in their own ways but one name has quietly been at the top of the PG list for over a year. That young man's name … Continue reading One on one with 2020 Illini PG priority Andre Curbelo

Illini will get final visit for 2020 priority Jalen St. John

It's no secret the Illinois football staff has made Trinity Catholic in St. Louis a bullseye for recruiting. Immense talent has flooded from the program including 2 current Illini freshman Isaiah Williams and Shammond Cooper. The class of 2020 is no different with the likes of Mookie Cooper, Jalen St. John, Reggie Love and James … Continue reading Illini will get final visit for 2020 priority Jalen St. John

Illinois target DJ Steward shines at the Nike EYBL Circuit behind 46 point performance

The same old recruiting narrative continues to plague the Illinois Basketball program as another potential game changing player, Stephan F. Austin graduate transfer TJ Holyfield, chose a different program other than the Fighting Illini this week. Illinois fans have had enough of these so called "misses" in recruiting, and are wondering when their fortunes might … Continue reading Illinois target DJ Steward shines at the Nike EYBL Circuit behind 46 point performance

Graduate Transfer TJ Holyfield completes his third and final official visit. What’s next?

Graduate transfer TJ Holyfield completed his visit to Champaign, Illinois on Saturday May 5 and has now taken all of his three official visits. TJ Holyfield has been one of the highly sought after transfers this off-season because of his impact at the Stephan F. Austin Lumberjacks. During the 2017-2018 season, Holyfield shot 54.8 percent … Continue reading Graduate Transfer TJ Holyfield completes his third and final official visit. What’s next?

Illinois WR Edwin Carter is making an unthinkable recovery from last year’s season ending injury

This past College Football season for the Illinois Football program was all about growth. The team started many freshman at skill positions and the hope was that stars would emerge through the struggle. Although red-shirt freshman wide receiver Edwin Carter only played in one game last year, I think it is fair to say that … Continue reading Illinois WR Edwin Carter is making an unthinkable recovery from last year’s season ending injury

2020 3-Star WR Nae’Saan Dickerson Takes An Unofficial Visit to Champaign

It was another big weekend for Illinois Football in Champaign, IL. just maybe not in the same exact way as the previous weekend. The annual Illinois Spring football game took place and was a spectacle in itself. While the game provided Illini fans with a glimpse of what they might see in the fall, all … Continue reading 2020 3-Star WR Nae’Saan Dickerson Takes An Unofficial Visit to Champaign