In every era of Marquette basketball, there has been a commitment to recruiting players out of Illinois. Whether it be Al McGuire (Bo Ellis, Lloyd Walton, Bob Lackey), Hank Raymonds (Walter Dowling, Doc Rivers), Mike Deane (Brian Wardle), Tom Crean (Dwyane Wade, Jerel McNeal), Marquette fans want to know the commitment Buzz Williams has to the City of Chicago as well as Illinois. .
In the 2010 class, Buzz added G Reggie Smith from Chicago but what about the future? Can Marquette compete for the top players? I asked Roy Schmidt from the Illinois Prep Bulls-Eye Basketball Report for his analysis
Here is Roy Schmidt on Marquette basketball recruiting in Chicago. He also gives an update on 2010 PG commitment Reggie Smith.