Jabari Parker still considering Illini

Updated: March 14, 2012, 5:19 PM ET
By Scott Powers | ESPNChicago.com

Jabari Parker, the nation's No. 1 junior out of Chicago's Simeon Academy, said Tuesday he was sad to see Bruce Weber fired at Illinois, but he still would consider committing to the Illini.

"I was very disappointed," Parker said after Simeon advanced to the state semifinals Tuesday. "That was a person who first recruited me growing up. I feel like if the (new) coach there tried to recruit me (we) wouldn't have a better relationship than (Weber and I) had. That really plays a key."

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