Illini still pursuing Jabari Parker

Updated: August 27, 2012, 5:15 PM ET
By Scott Powers | ESPNChicago.com

Illinois coach John Groce has continued to recruit Chicago Simeon Career Academy forward Jabari Parker, the nation's No. 1 senior, and the Illini still could be considered, according to Parker's father and Simeon's coach on Monday.

Parker, a 6-foot-8 forward, released on July 11 a list of 10 schools he was considering. Illinois did not make the cut. His list featured BYU, DePaul, Duke, Florida, Georgetown, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan State, North Carolina and Stanford.

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