Posted May 07, 2012 on
The Fighting Illini are looking far and wide for speedy receivers who can stretch the field and pose problems for secondaries. One of those being considered for a scholarship is Indiana star Ja'Len Edwards. A strong relationship with his position coach and two visits to campus make the Illini a possible destination for the talented receiver.

Scouting Report - Meyers Leonard

Today’s NBA Draft Blog Scouting Report looks at a big man with a lot of potential, Illinois’ Meyers Leonard.  Leonard is 7’1 and athletic for his size, but he still needs to improve a lot of areas of his game, on both ends of the floor.  Will his potential and size be enough to get him into the lottery?  Let’s take a look at Meyers Leonard:  Meyers Leonard, Illinois...

Cornerback Depth Aided By Eaton Spence

The Fighting Illini football team lacks depth in the defensive backfield. Fortunately, redshirt freshman Eaton Spence is coming along to back up senior starter Terry Hawthorne. The Floridian will learn from the senior and be ready for a starting role next year.
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