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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread

    The issue with Melendez is size -- based on his game (slashing wing) I think he might have a tough time with the size of players he's going to face. We'll see what kind of work Fletch can do before the season begins. If Goode can survive on defense -- maybe not against starters but backups -- I...
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread

    I'm pretty tired of the narrative on here that because Miller entered his name in the portal and is considering transferring, he is therefore a bad teammate. Not only is that flawed logic, but everything we've heard is that he was a good teammate that was frustrated with his role, I would assume...
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread

    He can always transfer out later if he wants. You get him in the fold, move forward like he is going to take that next step and be the guy we all saw at Morgan Park. If he doesn't, then you can adjust his role. If he wants to transfer at that point, so be it. Also, do you think Ayo wasn't...
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread

    Curious, where are you hearing what you're hearing?
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread

    I really want Kofi back obviously (major duh) but it'd be interesting to see how Belo's playing style shifts without an absolutely dominant man in the middle (with Payne instead, for instance). I bet he'd be a lot more fun for those wing/guards that want more touches, given that he'd be less...
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread

    Thank you for posting these updates as they come to you Lville!! Really appreciate the insights you provide. This board wouldn't be nearly as exciting without ya.
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread

    Giorgi going pro =
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread

    Is this reflecting the state of the program or the state of this board?
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    Scholarship Grid

    @Dan anyway you can add the link to the spreadsheet (in post #9) to BMore's post at the top of the page? Or pin it at the top some other way? Thank you for putting this together BMore!!
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread

    ...with board panic
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread

    Bold move with the self-reply zen. Don't go getting in an argument with yourself now. šŸ˜
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread

    A high school kid with an unused instagram?!? I freakin love this guy already!!
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread

    Love seeing a kid who values the academics too. Says a lot of good things about him and tells you he's not just picking a school hoping that it will be a quick stepping stone to the next level.
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread

    Any talk of him reclassifying? (I haven't seen any)