Illini and Jerrance Howard turn the tables in Tracy Abrams' recruitment

Jerrance Howard
It is absolutetly impossible to diminish the significance of this Saturday's festivities at the University of Illinois following the Illini's football contest vs. Minnesota. We are talking about what has been dubbed "The World's Biggest Basketball Practice." It is an event which will have virtually all of head coach Bruce Weber's primary in-state recruiting targets from the class of 2010 all the way down to the class of 2013 on campus at the same time. While each recruit's attendance is noteworthy, the one that we believe could have the greatest impact is Mt. Carmel's class of 2011 point guard Tracy Abrams. We say this because it is indicative of how the Illini have undoubtedly turned the corner in the Abrams recruiting sweepstakes.

Roy & Harv Schmidt


WBBP: List of players expected to be in attendance:


2009 Commits:
Brandon Paul
D.J. Richardson
Joseph Bertrand
Tyler Griffey

2010 Commits:
Crandell Head
Jereme Richmond
Meyers Leanard

Class of 2011 Prospects:
Bradley Beal
Tracy Abrams
Sam Thompson
Mike Shaw
Chasson Randle
Wayne Blackshear
Hayden Hoerdemann Dre Henley

Class of 2012 Prospect:
Bobo Drummond

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