| Apr 1, 2001
If this was to be the end of innocence, the last time Eddy Curry would manhandle a rim without an endorsement, then let a child ease the rite of passage.
What people forgot all winter as they watched Curry dominate the high school basketball scene was...
| Apr 2, 2000
Ethel Miles didn't think her son had a chance.
Even though 6-foot-8-inch Darius Miles is considered among the three best players in the nation, mom was convinced that Brett Melton of Mahomet-Seymour would win the Mr. Basketball of Illinois award.
| Mar 23, 2001
This has been the year of the guard in Illinois high school boys basketball.
Westmont's Pierre Pierce set a Class A state-tournament-scoring record in leading the Sentinels to fourth place.
Julian's Sean Dockery had the best all-around game of any...
| Mar 24, 2000
Take a good look at the front line for the 2000 Tribune All-State Basketball Team, because within three years Darius Miles, Eddy Curry and Andre Brown all could be playing in the NBA.
Miles is a wondrously gifted, 6-foot-8-inch athlete who excelled at...