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Jereme Richmond Granted Parole

Former Waukegan High School and University of Illinois star Jereme Richmond has been paroled from the Vandalia Correctional Center.

Richmond, a former McDonald's All-American and the 2010 Illinois Mr. Basketball Award winner was paroled on October 20 according to records available online.

Richmond was convicted on charges of harassment of a witness for making threatening comments and gestures to a probation officer earlier last year and sentenced to three years in prison.

Richmond declared for the NBA draft following his freshman season at Illinois. He ultimately played for the Sauk Valley Predators in the Premier Basketball League.


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Iowa State Latest To Offer Isaiah Moss

Chicago Simeon senior Isaiah Moss is continuing his run of scholarship offers with Iowa State the latest to pull the trigger.

Moss, a 6'5 wing, was offered by Iowa Tuesday. He is set to take an official visit to Pittsburgh this coming weekend as he continues to wind his way through the recruiting process.

Moss has already taken officials to both DePaul and Rhode Island.

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Video: Meet Loyola Frosh Donte Ingram

Meet freshman Donte Ingram (Chicago Simeon) one of the new members of the Loyola basketball team.


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Rockford Tip-Off Classic Field Is Strong

The first Rockford Public Schools 205 Tip-Off Classic will run Nov. 24, 25, 26, 28 and 29 at Rockford East and Rockford Auburn High Schools.

The event features an outstanding field of competing teams with Milwaukee Vincent (WI), Elgin Larkin, Belvidere, Rockford East, Rockford Auburn, Chicago Julian and Pike (IN) all in the event.

6'8 Tahjai Teague (Ball State) of Pike, Antoine Pittman (Wisconsin-Green Bay) and Laytwan Porter (Northern Illinois) of Rockford Auburn are among the committed prospects set to compete.

The Elgin Larkin/Rockford Auburn contest on Saturday, November 29th figures to be among the most anticipated of the event with Larkin's 6'7 sophomore sensation Christian Negron locking up with Pittman and Porter.

Below is the schedule of games for the event.

Monday Nov. 24th @ Rockford East H.S.: 6:30 p.m. Milwaukee Vincent vs . Belvidere
Monday Nov. 24th @ Rockford East H.S.: 8:00 p.m. Elgin Larkin vs. Rockford East
Tuesday Nov. 25th @ Rockford Auburn H.S.: 7:30 p.m. Proviso West vs. Rockford Auburn
Wednesday Nov. 26th @ Rockford East H.S.: 7:30 p.m. Proviso West vs. Rockford East
Friday Nov. 28th @ Rockford East H.S.: 1:00 p.m. Chicago Julian vs. Rockford East
Friday Nov. 28th @ Rockford East H.S.: 2:30 p.m. Belvidere vs. Elgin Larkin
Friday Nov. 28th @ Rockford East H.S.: 4:00 p.m. Milwaukee Vincent vs. Proviso West
Friday Nov. 28th @ Rockford East H.S.: 5:45 p.m. Pike vs. Rockford East
Friday Nov. 28th @ Rockford Auburn H.S.: 7:30 p.m. Chicago Julian vs. Rockford Auburn
Saturday Nov. 29th @ Rockford Auburn H.S.: 11:00 a.m. Proviso West vs. Belvidere
Saturday Nov. 29th @ Rockford Auburn H.S.: 12:30 p.m. Elgin Larkin vs. Chicago Julian
Saturday Nov. 29th @ Rockford Auburn H.S.:2:00 p.m. Rockford Auburn vs. Pike
Saturday Nov. 29th @ Rockford Auburn H.S.: 5:30 p.m. Belvidere vs. Chicago Julian
Saturday Nov. 29th @ Rockford Auburn H.S.: 7:00 p.m. Elgin Larkin vs. Rockford Auburn

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Evan Boudreaux To Announce On Friday

Evan Boudreaux of Lake Forest High School will announce his collegiate destination this Friday as yet another top uncommitted prospect comes off the board.

Boudreaux, a skilled 6'7 forward, is headed to the Ivy League and will choose between Yale and Dartmouth.

Boudreaux, who is a scoring and rebounding machine at the high school level, is among a handful of players that will challenge Jalen Brunson (Villanova) for the Mr. Basketball Award.

Boudreaux competed on the travel team circuit with Team NLP.

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