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Illini Hoops Recruiting Lounge: Aug. 31

Lead basketball reporter Derek Piper gives you the latest on four-star big man target Mayan Kiir, why is Illinois out for Paul Scruggs and much more.

The Illini Recruiting Lounge is one of the premier features on This staff works really hard to provide as much information as possible to you diehard Illini fans to basically give you an "inside look" into Illini basketball and football recruiting. Basically, we want you to feel like you're right there, "in the recruiting lounge" per se.

We hope this feature gives an even closer look into the worlds of Illini basketball and football recruiting. Today, we'll focus on some big targets left on the recruiting board, one that isn't and much more.

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