Friday Night Prep Basketball Roundup

The staff of provides you with a one-stop shop for how the Illinois basketball recruits performed in their Friday evening contests.

JAMAR SMITH - Illinois Commitment
Jamar scored 12 points, including six on two three pointers in the final 31 seconds of the first quarter in Peoria Richwoods 78-70 win over Peoria Notre Dame.

Game Story: Peoria Journal Star

BILL COLE - Class of 2007
Sophomore Bill Cole recorded a double double in the Peoria Richwoods 78-70 win over Peoria Notre Dame. Cole scored 23 points and pulled down 10 rebounds.

Game Story: Peoria Journal Star

DERRICK ROSE - Class of 2007
Derrick had 21 points and 8 assists in Simeon's 69-65 over Angel Santiago's Von Steuben. Simeon built up a 57-36 lead early in the forth quarter, and withstood a 29-12 run by Von Steuben to hold on to the victory. Game Story: Chicago Sports | Chicago Sun Times

Editor's Note: The Sun Times and Tribune have different point totals for the game, the one we listed was from the Chicago Tribune.

JOEVAN CATRON - Class of 2006
Joevan Catron scored 24 points and pulled down 7 rebounds in Thornton's 94-37 victory over Shepard.

Game Story: Chicago Sports

JON SCHEYER - Class of 2006
Jon Scheyer scored 11 of his 16 points in the first quarter to lead Glenbrook North over Niles North 65-44 on Friday night. In the stands to watch Scheyer was Illinois' Bruce Weber, Arizona's Lute Olson, and California's Ben Braun.

Game Story: Chicago Sports

JUSTIN BOCOT - Class of 2007
Justin Bocot scored 13 points for Bloomington High School in their 45-38 victory over Decatur Eisenhower.

Game Story: Bloomington Pantagraph

JEFF RYAN - Class of 2006
Jeff Ryan scored a team high 18 points for Glenbrook South in their 60-49 loss to Waukegan on Friday night.

Game Story: Chicago Sun Times

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