Illinois Beats Missouri In Riverwar Game

ST. LOUIS — The feature game of the McDonald's Riverwar High School Basketball All-Star Games on Saturday at Chaifetz Arena on the Saint Louis University campus matched nine Division I recruits from the state of Illinois against eight D-1 recruits from Missouri.
April 12, 2008

Verdell Jones Scores 16 in Playoff Win

Verdell Jones, a 6-foot-4 point guard from Champaign (IL) Central who visited Minnesota earlier in October, had 16 points to lead the Maroons to a 64-44 win over Normal West Wednesday in a game that was puhed back due to inclement weather. Jones, who is considering Minnesota, Kentucky and Tennessee, will play Friday versus the winner of Thrusday's Decatur Eisenhower-Springfield Lanphier game.
March 5, 2008

Painter Talks Recruiting Class

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - The Purdue men's basketball coaching staff officially inked two players for the 2008-09 season. Both National Letters of Intent were received by Purdue on Wednesday. Guards Lewis Jackson and Ryne Smith signed NLI's to attend Purdue next season.
November 15, 2007

It's Signing Day!

It's signing day for college basketball programs around the country. Matt Painter and his Purdue staff put together one of the top classes in the Big Ten last season and today they will get the signature's of a couple of key recruits.
November 14, 2007

Jackson Headed To The Big Ten

Another point guard is off the table in the class of 2008. Lewis Jackson made his pick on Thursday and he's headed to the Big Ten.
August 9, 2007

Lewis Jackson Gets Late Minnesota Interest

Lewis Jackson, a 5-foot-9, 175-pound point guard from Decatur (IL) Eisenhower, helped lead Indiana Elite to the semifinals of the adidas Super 64 tournament in Las Vegas this weekend. The lightning-quick playmaker has gotten plenty of recruiting interest and is getting a late push from Minnesota. GoldenSports.Net caught up with Jackson to learn the latest on his recruitment.
July 29, 2007

Quick Notes From Sin City

After a full three days of basketball in Sin City we have seen a lot of games, most of them packed full of talent and excitement. We have been able to take a look at a few Dayton targets and will have more in the upcoming days on who we saw.
July 25, 2007