Alexander Making a Statement

Chicago big man Cliff Alexander has always been a physically dominant player, but this spring he's showing that he can dominate in a lot of different ways and has improved by leaps and bounds.

Cliff Alexander is one of the hottest names in the 2014 recruiting class right now. With big man Jahlil Okafor sidelined yet again with an ankle injury for the Fire, Alexander stepped up in a huge way for his team, all while drawing ooh's ahh's and wow's from the crowd during his game.

But aside from all of the impressive dunks and highlight reel blocks, Alexander has started to showcase a more improved mid-range game and has taken his game to a new level.

IlliniPlaybook caught up with the high-priority 2014 Illinois target during the event.

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