Illini to host 'St. Louis Takeover' junior day with several top Gateway City prospects

Illini Inquirer publisher Jeremy Werner has the latest news, notes and buzz on Illini football recruiting, including a big-time junior day list of visitors this weekend.

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We hope this feature gives an even closer look into the worlds of Illini football and basketball recruiting. Today, we focus on a big junior-day weekend for Illini football

More details of what's inside this edition Illini Recruiting Lounge:

  • Details on Illini's "St. Louis Takeover" junior day and the prospects visiting
  • The Illini's efforts for a future pipeline at a top St. Louis program
  • Are the Illini really a big player for 4-star in-state TE Luke Ford?
  • Why doesn't Coran Taylor have more offers and where do the Illini stand?
  • Two other in-state prospects to keep an eye on.
  • And much more!


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