Found December 27, 2012 on roundballchat.com:
Illinois Coach: John Groce (1st season at Illinois) Overall 85-56, 4 years 2011-12: Record 17-15 overall, 6-12 in Big 10 (Tie 9th) Starters Returning (3) D.J. Richardson, Brandon Paul, Tracy Adams Preseason Tournament: Maui Invitational Top Non-Conference Games: vs. Georgia Tech, at Gonzaga, vs. Missouri, vs. Auburn Transfer Out: Crandall Head (SMU) Transfer In : Sam McLaurin (Costal Carolina- eligible immediately), Rayvonte Ross (Drake) Early Departure: Meyers Leonard Out is Bruce Weber, he brought tons of talent into Illinois but I guess he couldn’t coach them up. In comes John Groce, whose Ohio team almost upset North Carolina in the tournament last year. The goods new for Groce the Fighting Illini return 4 of their top 6 scorers from last season but lose their best player in Meyers Leonard. The question will be man Groce get more out of this team than Weber could? Leading this team will be senior guards Brandon Paul (14.7 ppg) and D.J. Richardson (11.6 ppg). Both players have pl...
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