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Jereme Richmond Continuing To Improve Game

Jereme Richmond (Holly Smith)

Fighting Illini basketball fans were thrilled with the prospect the latest Illinois Mr. Basketball would be joining the team this year. Some even saw him as a one-and-done player, but this did both him and the Illini team an injustice. Jereme Richmond has been making progress and seeing more playing time, but he still needs to develop his game.

Jereme Richmond was an Illinois commitment since the beginning of his first high school basketball season. The Waukegan product became a McDonald's All-American, and Illini fans let their imaginations run wild with visions of national championships once Richmond entered college. So far, those estimations were greatly exaggerated. They may someday come true, but Richmond has needed a major... Recommended Stories

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