Jeremy Werner // Illini Inquirer

Recruiting Lounge: Standouts, impressions from Illini football Friday Night Lights camp

Illinois hosted more than 200 players for its Friday Night Lights camps. Illini Inquirer's Jeremy Werner and Isaac Trotter were there. Here are their biggest standouts and takeaways. Also, analysis of the Illini's most recent commitments and more!

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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 the Illini's Friday Night Lights camp.

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

  • Analysis of the Illini's two new commitments: Jordyn Slaughter and Jakari Norwood
  • Standouts from the Illini Friday Night Lights Camp
  • Evaluations on Jacardia Wright, Marcellus Johnson and Nate Dirkes
  • A few more impressive targets D-I teams should know
  • The latest on the Illini's two Chicago Marist 3-star targets
  • An Illini assistant who doesn't get enough recruiting credit
  • What Kievan Myers' visit to Illini means
  • And a 3-star prospect expected to visit next weekend


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