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Illinois Basketball: Mark Smith transferring from Illini

Many Illinois basketball fans have heard the rumblings but it looks like things could be official soon. According to a tweet from Joe Hendrickson of the Chicago Sun-Times, Mark Smith is going to be transferring from Illinois. He met with the athletic administration on Monday and should have his release by Wednesday. Former Illinois Mr. [] Illinois Basketball: Mark Smith transferring from Illini - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

INSTANT REACTION: What Mark Smith’s departure means for Illinois

The highly touted guard is leaving Illinois after one season.

Mark Smith intends to transfer

Smith is gone after one year.

Illini Basketball: Mark Smith to transfer

Former Illinois Mr. Basketball Mark Smith met with athletic administration at Illinois today with his intent to transfer. Should have his release from Illini in a day or two. Joe Henricksen (@joehoopsreport) March 5, 2018...

Illini Basketball: Hoops Recruiting

#Illini 4-star '18 guard Tevian Jones will visit Illinois this weekend, Jones said: I like Illinois they are a really good program I am excited for my visit. pic.twitter.com/qTu6RPIaoB Kedric Prince (@KedPrince4) March 5, 2018...

Illini take home Coach B Classic crown

Illinois Softball took home the Coach B Classic championship this weekend

Illinois Basketball: Tevian Jones to visit Illini this weekend

While some fans feel uneasy about the Illinois basketball program, the coaching staff is doing some work on the recruiting trail. Brad Underwood and the Illini coaches landed five-star guard Ayo Dosunmu last year and just a few days ago received a commitment from underrated guard Alan Griffin. These two will do wonders for this [] Illinois Basketball: Tevian Jones to visit Illini this weekend - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

B1G Tournament Top Performers

Michigan is Big Ten Tournament Champions. Who were the best players from the last few days in New York City?

Who's staying? Who's leaving

It should be an interesting offseason for Brad Underwood's Illini.

Illinois Basketball: Despite rumors, I still believe in the Illini

The Illinois basketball team didn’t have a great season, and there are rumors swirling about players leaving the program. It is understandable that some fans feel like the world is ending. Taking some talent away from the current team will only make the program worse. That is the mindset of some of the Illini fan [] Illinois Basketball: Despite rumors, I still believe in the Illini - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

2017-18 Illinois Basketball Player Reviews

How did every player check out this season?

2017-18 Player Review: Greg Eboigbodin

Spicy G’s freshman campaign showed flashes of promise for the future.

Illinois Basketball: Grading the first Illini season under Brad Underwood

This was a disappointing year for Illinois basketball fans.  However, for many fans, the distress is mitigated by hope for the future. While many fans, understandably, would like to focus on the future, I am compelled to provide an elegy of sort for this season before moving on.  In many ways, I share the optimism [] Illinois Basketball: Grading the first Illini season under Brad Underwood - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Pearl ‘excited about seeing my ceiling’

Danville star still enjoying time in high school, though 

Asmussen | Apple of their eye?

Big Ten Tournament in NYC was a big flop 

UI roundup | Illini upend Virginia

Men's tennis rolls in doubles 

Illinois Men's Tennis vs Virginia

University of Illinois Men's Tennis vs Virginia, Sunday, March 4, 2018, at the Atkins Tennis Center. I

Isaiah Martinez Wins 165-pound Big Ten Wrestling Championship

Martinez adds to the legend by joining an elite crowd.

Loyola-Chicago vs. Illinois State odds: MVC tournament championship game picks from proven model

Our proven computer model simulated Sunday's Illinois State vs. Loyola-Chicago MVC final 10,000 times

Illinois Basketball: Offer to Samba Kane is huge for the Illini

The Illinois basketball team handed out a few more scholarships on Friday to players who will help the team in near future. Samba Kane was the recipient of one of those scholarships from the Illini. He is a 7-foot-1, 205-pound big man who attends Florida Preparatory Academy. Kane is originally from Dakar, Africa and came [] Illinois Basketball: Offer to Samba Kane is huge for the Illini - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Illini Basketball: Illini Basketball

Find out what @CoachUnderwood had to say about continuing to build the @IlliniMBB program and big man recruiting during his Saturday SportsTalk appearance on @wdws1400. Our @srrichey has more: https://t.co/3dFNDJ7rJ2 #Illini pic.twitter.com/w8cW71YUlW IlliniHQ (@IlliniHQ) March 3, 2018...

Illinois Basketball: Underwood and Illini continue push for Courtney Ramey

The race for Courtney Ramey continues to heat up and the Illinois basketball team is still one of the teams vying for his commitment. Ramey is one of the highest rated players left in the class of 2018. He is a 6-foot-3, 170-pound guard from Webster Groves High School in Saint Louis, Missouri. He is [] Illinois Basketball: Underwood and Illini continue push for Courtney Ramey - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Illini Legends, Lists and Lore: Yoshi Hayasaki

Happy 72nd birthday to longtime Illinois gymnastics coach and USA Gymnastics Hall of Famer Yoshi Hayasaki. B

Smith drawing up life's next big step

First-year offensive coordinator 'always around football'