John Groce and Illinois have repeatedly lost out in recruiting battles for point guard prospects. But that losing streak ended Wednesday.
Tracy Abrams' second straight season-ending injury left a giant hole on the Illini basketball roster.
Catch out the special feature on Illinois' Kendrick Nunn and Jaylon Tate in the video above.
Rayvonte Rice is definitely back.
But what good does that do the Illini when the rest of the team doesn't show up?
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