Illinois lands another one

According to Illinois Wolves AAU coach Mike Mullins, Sterling guard Joseph Bertrand gave an oral commitment to Illinois Thursday night.

I’ve updated the story on our new preps site http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/index.html and we’ll be getting a Bertrand photo in soon. What a day for Illinois!

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