First-year Illinois head coach John Groce announced his 2013 signing class on Wednesday. Joining the Fighting Illini next season will be ESPN 100 recruits Kendrick Nunn (Chicago/Simeon) and Malcom Hill (Belleville, Ill.
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Point guard Jaylon Tate (Chicago/Simeon Career Academy) verbally committed to Illinois on Thursday, according to ESPN Chicago. Tate made his decision while on an official visit Thursday when Illini head coach John Groce offered him a scholarship.
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ESPN 100 shooting guard Kendrick Nunn (Chicago/Simeon) ended his recruitment on Saturday with a verbal pledge to Illinois, sources confirmed to ESPN.com. The 6-foot-1 Nunn chose the Illini over Memphis, Marquette and Ohio State.
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New Illinois head coach John Groce landed a verbal commitment from senior-to-be center Maverick Morgan (Springboro, Ohio/Springboro) on Wednesday, ESPN.com confirmed. The 6-foot-10 big man chose the Illini over Dayton, Iowa State, Minnesota, Toledo, USC and Vanderbilt, among others.