CHAMPAIGN -- Rayvonte Rice scored 22 points and had nine rebounds in his debut to lead Illinois to a season-opening 80-63 win over Alabama State on Friday.
Nazareth Academy senior defensive end Will Colmery (6-foot-5, 250 pounds) didn't take long to accept a scholarship offer from Purdue this past weekend.
Speedy White Sox prospect Micah Johnson is expected to fully recover by the start of spring training after he undergoes right elbow surgery next week.
With Derrick Rose back and looking like his old self, can the Bulls dethrone the Miami Heat in the Eastern Conference?
Not according to the GMs in the NBA.