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Former Saluki Aaron Cook commits to Gonzaga

SIU guard Aaron Cook has verbally committed to Gonzaga for his last collegiate season.   He is slated to be a graduate transfer and will be immediately eligible for the Zags.  Cook was SIU’s leading scorer in the six games he played before breaking his shooting hand at 15 points per game.  He also had 19…

Warriors start search for next head basketball coach

Warriors start search for next head basketball coach

INA, Ill. (April 8, 2020) — Rend Lake College is on the lookout for its next head coach to take the helm of the men’s basketball program. “We feel like our men’s basketball program is in good shape and are committed to finding the very best person to lead our program into the future,” said…

Illini’s Cockburn Declares For NBA Draft

Kofi Cockburn had a double double in his Illinois debut, putting up 10 points and 11 rebounds during the Illini’s season opening win over Nicholls State.  By season’s end, the 7-foot, 290-pound center had tallied 11 more double doubles and earned Big Ten Freshman of the Year honors.  Cockburn is now looking to parlay his…