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Ex-LSU guard Murray will transfer to Georgetown

Brandon Murray, the former LSU guard who started 32 games for the Tigers last season and averaged 10 points per contest, chose to transfer to Georgetown on Monday over Tennessee and Illinois.

The most important storylines to watch in this weekend's spring games

Will D.J. Uiagalelei stake a claim to the Clemson starting quarterback job? Does Purdue have the tools to make a Big Ten West run? And what is Texas A&M going to do at QB?

Gonzaga F Timme announces he'll enter draft

Gonzaga forward Drew Timme, the West Coast Conference player of the year this past season and a second-team AP All-America selection, announced he will enter the NBA draft.

Clark, No. 25 in ESPN 100, heading to Illinois

Skyy Clark, a 6-foot-2 guard ranked No. 25 in the ESPN 100, announced he is headed to Illinois on Thursday.

5-star PG Skyy Clark commits to Illinois

The Illini add a superstar guard to the 2022 class.

PHOTO GALLERY: In the gym with Illini signee Ty Rodgers

We got a chance to watch Ty Rodgers workout this week.

Sources: W. Michigan to hire Stephens as coach

Michigan State associate head coach Dwayne Stephens is expected to be named Western Michigan's new head coach, sources told ESPN's Pete Thamel.

Omar Payne enters the transfer portal

Payne marks the second Illini to leave this offseason.

Transfer Portal Watch: The Frontcourt

Some options to possibly replace Kofi (if needed).

KU's Agbaji among 5 finalists for Wooden Award

Kansas' Ochai Agbaji, Wisconsin's Johnny Davis, Iowa's Keegan Murray, Gonzaga's Drew Timme and Kentucky's Oscar Tshiebwe were announced as finalists for the John R. Wooden Award on Wednesday.

'Ready for NBA': Wesley leaves Notre Dame early

Notre Dame freshman Blake Wesley will enter the 2022 NBA draft, he told ESPN on Wednesday, saying that he feels he's "in a great position" after a season with the Irish and that he's "ready to start my next journey."

CSU's Roddy declares for draft, but could return

Colorado State guard David Roddy, the Mountain West Conference's player of the year, has declared for the NBA draft.

Coach Bielema lands another talented in-state linebacker.

The recruiting train just made its second stop.

Bielema lands another talented in-state linebacker

The recruiting train just made its second stop.

Villanova, Duke recruits star in McDonald's game

Future Duke Blue Devil Dariq Whitehead had 13 points on Tuesday night, helping the East past the West, 105-81, at the McDonald's All-American boys high school basketball game in Chicago.

Transfer Portal Watch: The Backcourt

What guards can the Illini pick up this offseason?

Illini's Curbelo in portal after frustrating season

Illinois guard Andre Curbelo entered the transfer portal on Monday, ending a frustrating season for the sophomore.