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    Fighting Illini Basketball Official Visit Grid

    Since Brandon Weston is entering his JR year of high school, his visit will be an unofficial visit. Juniors can take an OV, but only starting January 1 of their JR year for basketball.
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread (May 2019)

    Still considering 2019, but will also play on the AAU summer circuit. Decision probably won't come until August at the earliest.
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread (May 2019)

    Fun fact: Malcolm Hill was born two months before Bragg and four before Lyle. No wonder it seems like they've been around forever.
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread (May 2019)

    Wow, that is quite a story. Very much rooting for this kid.
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread (January 2019)

    "Like Anthony and Cockburn, Brown is an uncommitted senior. He's ranked the No. 15 small forward in the Class of 2019 by 247Sports.com, and lists Clemson, Illinois, Georgia and Pittsburgh among those recruiting him, but said UNLV is now out. He has taken officials to Clemson, Georgia, and UNLV...
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    Oklahoma State Holds Open Tryouts After 3 Players Kicked Off Team

    One of the names we may recognize: Maurice Calloo. Also glad we steered clear there too.
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread (October 2018)

    Where things stand with 2019's uncommitted Rivals150 centers
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    Mark Smith cleared to play for Missouri this season

    Exactly. Let's also remember that we have the ghost of Simon Cvijanovic hanging out there, so the administration isn't going to mess around with something like that.
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread (October 2018)

    Meet Drew Timme, the quirky prospect who cloaked his recruitment and got 30 schools to chase him into late July Bossi's Best: Most mysterious recruitments of 2019
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread (October 2018)

    In my experience, you should take every interview you can.
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread (September 2018)

    Omar Payne set to visit on 10/5/. https://247sports.com/Player/Omar-Payne-45572993/
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread (September 2018)

    Lynchpin recruits to watch on that front over the next 10 days are Aidan Igiehon and Omar Payne. Igiehon visits Louisville (perceived leader) this weekend. If that domino tips, it probably takes LV off the table for Jitoboh and Payne. Payne is also set to visit Ohio State on 10/5, which may or...
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread (September 2018)

    I did find the reply amusing. Terrence Shannon Jr‏ @Babyfacekilla0 2h2 hours ago Replying to @michaelsobrien Lol I just left the visit
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread (August 2018)

    I didn't realize he was a prospect on that level. :cool: