Since I retired as a sportswriter and high school sports editor of the Chicago Sun-Times in 2001, I have written four books, two of them on high school basketball in Illinois.
Simeon star Jabari Parker and head coach Robert Smith joined Thursday's Chicago Tribune Live to reflect on the success of their program after winning the 2012 state championship.
After winning five IHSA state titles, more than any other coach in Illinois history, Simeon head coach Robert Smith has his eyes set on a loftier goal -- filling the recently vacated head coaching
Because she was almost 5-foot-10 as a high school freshman, Jan Heiteen was projected as a promising volleyball and basketball player.
The state high school basketball tournament has begun, Illinois' signature event, the original March Madness.