Piper Mailbag: June 2

Lead basketball reporter Derek Piper answers the latest hoops and recruiting questions from Illini Inquirer subscribers.
June 2, 2017

Five effects of JCL transfer

Illini Inquirer publisher Jeremy Werner breaks down the four biggest consequences of the Jalen Coleman-Lands' transfer
May 25, 2017

Werner: Projecting Alstork's impact on Illini

Illini Inquirer publisher Jeremy Werner breaks down the ramifications of the Illini adding Mark Alstork
May 25, 2017

Piper: Five takeaways from EYBL Atlanta

Lead basketball reporter Derek Piper gives his five biggest takeaways from EYBL Atlanta.
May 16, 2017

Illini Visit Primer: Mark Alstork

Lead basketball reporter Derek Piper breaks down grad transfer guard Mark Alstork and Illinois' chances heading into their official visit.
May 11, 2017

Run N Slam: Dosunmu updates process

FORT WAYNE, Ind - Five-star point guard Ayo Dosunmu put on a show scoring the ball and making others better at the Bill Hensley Run N Slam, and talked about where things stand in his recruitment.
May 6, 2017

Five takeaways from Brad Underwood presser

Five big takeaways from Brad Underwood's media availability on Thursday, including his thoughts on Mark Smith, his search for a big man and workouts with the current team.
April 27, 2017

Illini Visit Primer: Mark Smith

Mr. Basketball winner Mark Smith will take one final trip to Champaign on Thursday. Lead basketball reporter Derek Piper breaks down where this one is at heading into the visit.
April 20, 2017