April 1, 2007

Richardson excited for AAU season

After a difficult sophomore season in high school, Peoria Central's D.J. Richardson is glad to be back with his Illinois Stars AAU teammates as they begin the summer hoops campaign.

Richardson's last time on the court was in the Class AA regionals on February 27 when his Peoria Central team lost in overtime to cross-town rivals Peoria Notre Dame.

Peoria Central finished the season 8-16, which caused some discussion that Richardson would transfer to Peoria Richwoods.

Currently, Richardson is receiving a good deal of attention with Tennessee, Stanford and Illinois showing the most interest of late.

In addition, Clemson and Wisconsin have joined a variety of other schools like Bradley, DePaul, Baylor and Indiana in keeping tabs on the 6-foot-3 guard.

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