D.J. RICHARDSON RUMORS

Illini look to score more, return to NCAA tourney

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) A year ago, Illinois was preparing for a season of unknowns. Without mainstays Brandon Paul and D.J. Richardson, the Illini's mix of veterans, transfers and a bunch of freshman started 7-0 but later slid into an eight-game losing streak. ''Last year we brought in nine newcomers,'' said coach John Groce, now in his third year. ''I hope we don't have to do that...
Via Associated Press
October 28, 2014  |  Discuss

D.J. Richardson Deserves 2013-2014 Fighting Illini MVP

Last March when Illinois lost in heartbreaking fashion to Miami (FL) in the NCAA Tournament, four-year senior D.J. Richardson collapsed onto the locker room floor in devastation. D.J. shot just 1 for 11 in his final game with the Fighting Illini. Shots weren’t falling, I was obviously taking shots that I’m capable of making. They fell in the last game, I was missing this game...
Via Sports Mockery
February 25, 2014  |  Discuss
MORE STORIES >>


College Basketball News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Why the Indianapolis 500 is called 'the greatest spectacle in racing'

The 'Farewell to the Manu, the Myth, the Legend' quiz

NBA Referee Hotline Bling: Dejounte Murray gets his calls blocked twice

It's reality check time for the Texas Rangers

The 'Walk on home, boy' quiz

NBA Weekend Awards: Who will take a bite of the Snow White Crystal Apple?

Why wait? Our too soon Cavaliers-Warriors NBA Finals preview

The 10 best sports docs available for streaming

The 'How two award snubs might shake up the NBA' quiz

Preparing for the BIG3: Q&A with BIG3 co-founder Jeff Kwatinetz



Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker