UIC coach Howard Moore's Chicago Public League ties are strong. He's played in it. He's coached in it. He's recruited from it.
Now in his first year as a head coach, that relationship is paying off. On Friday afternoon, Moore received a commitment from Morgan Park senior 6-4 guard Jerome Brown, arguably the Public League's best shooter.
Brown chose UIC over Eastern Illinois and Southern Illinois.
"It just felt comfortable," said Brown, who also credited ...