Tag: Will Simonton

Wood and Cole show importance of stars in the Horizon League

Last night, as I watched Brandon Wood and Norris Cole take over games for Valparaiso and Cleveland State and carry their teams into the semifinals of the Horizon League Tournament, I thought about what Loyola and UIC are missing. The reasons why they weren’t there. For the Ramblers, I think the problem was that they... Read more »

Howard Moore already making recruiting waves

The big name out of Morgan Park in the 2011 recruiting class may have been Wayne Blackshear, but Howard Moore got a player of his own when Blackshear’s classmate Jerome Brown signed on with UIC. Brown will is an excellent replacement for senior guard Robo Kreps at the shooting guard position. The class of 2011 recruit is... Read more »