Tag: Illinois

Illini 2017 Class Close-Up: Gregory Eboigbodin

Illinois fans were a bit unsure what to think when Gregory Eboigbodin, formerly a commit to the University of Illinois-Chicago, committed to become an Illini in the 2017 class. Eboigbodin wasn’t a heavily followed recruit by the casual Illinois fan, but to me, Eboigboidin could turn out to be exactly what the Illinois basketball’s class

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One and Done: Hurt or Help?

The landscape of college basketball changes drastically after the season ends in April. Seniors graduate, coaches leave, and players declare for the NBA draft. However, in a recent trend started within the last 15 years, freshman have left after their inaugural collegiate season at a very high frequency. With this said, why is there a

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Duke: A Season in Review

Durham, North Carolina was probably a very sad place following the Duke loss to South Carolina in the NCAA Tournament Round of 32 game. However, with such a lackluster finish to a season by Duke standards, there is still a lot that Duke fans took away from that loss. Yes, Duke lost as a higher

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