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’14-’15 Illinois basketball Season Preview part 1: RECRUITING

It’s time for the 2014-15 Illinois basketball season preview. Last year I did this piece in late March/early April. This year I’m doing it before the NCAA Tournament even ends. Once that brutal 1-9 stretch occurred in midseason, I shifted to next year’s Illini team. Then they won a few games down the stretch and made the 2013-14 season rather respectable. So we put off looking...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

Fighting Illini Player Profile: Darius Paul

Darius Paul Sophomore Gurnee, Illinois Warren High School 6’8″ 220lbs. Power Forward High School Career Darius Paul averaged 18.0 PPG and 9.7 RPG as a senior leading Warren to a 23-4 record. Darius was selected to First Team All-State by the Chicago Sun-Times, Champaign News-Gazette and Illinois Basketball Coaches Association. Darius averaged 11.2 PPG and 7.2 RPG as a junior...
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March 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Groce extension, raise approved

University trustees have signed off on a $200,000 annual raise and contract extension for Illinois basketball coach John Groce. Groce's salary will increase to $1.2 million a year. His contract now runs through April 2018. In Groce's first season, Illinois finished 23-13 and defeated Colorado in the NCAA tournament before falling to Miami. Illinois on Wednesday also said...
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May 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Ill trustees approve extension, raise for Groce

University trustees have signed off on a $200,000 annual raise and contract extension for Illinois basketball coach John Groce. Groce's salary will increase to $1.2 million a year. His contract now runs through April 2018. In Groce's first season, Illinois finished 23-13 and defeated Colorado in the NCAA tournament before falling to Miami. Illinois on Wednesday also said...
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May 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Illini add brother of Brandon Paul, Darius Paul to the mix

As one Brandon Paul (pictured above. Yes I know that you know that, but I have to do this other wise some meathead will comment that’s not Darius Paul, that’s Brandon Paul) leaves the Illini, his younger brother Darius Paul joins the Illini. Brandon Paul graduates and heads for the NBA Combine while Darius Paul comes to Champaign. Darius Paul left the Western Michigan University...
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May 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Evaluating Darius Paul to Illinois

Brandon Paul's little brother Darius is leaving Western Michigan and transferring to Illinois. That alone would be enough to write this one off - if he was good enough to play high major basketball, being Brandon's little brother he would have gotten plenty of scouting in high school, and so he'd already be playing high major basketball. Right? Neither ESPN nor Rivals...
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May 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Buckeyes face unlikely opponent

CHICAGO - March is for the unpredictable. When Ohio State got trucked at Wisconsin, 71-49, on Feb. 17, not many would have predicted that the Buckeyes would rally to finish tied for second place in the Big Ten. Even fewer would have predicted that, a little less than four weeks later, Ohio State would be playing Nebraska in a Big Ten tournament quarterfinal. Friday night, the No...
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March 14, 2013  |  Discuss

W. Michigan 65, Toledo 62

Darius Paul scored 28 points and grabbed 12 rebounds, both highs for the freshman forward, as Western Michigan defeated Toledo 65-62 Wednesday night. The victory gave the Broncos (18-9, 9-4) sole possession of first place in the Mid-American Conference's West Division, breaking a tie with the Rockets (13-12, 8-5). Consecutive baskets by Nate Hutcheson, Paul and David Brown...
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February 27, 2013  |  Discuss

W. Michigan 63, E. Michigan 59

Darius Paul scored 11 points, grabbed nine rebounds and dished out four assists to lead Western Michigan past Eastern Michigan 63-59 on Wednesday night. Western Michigan (11-7, 3-2 Mid-American) shot 46.7 percent from the field and was 16 of 21 from the free-throw line. The Broncos have won three straight contests. With Western Michigan trailing 47-46, David Brown's 3-pointer...
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January 23, 2013  |  Discuss
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