The Class of 2006: Part II

Ron Zook's latest football recruiting class has great potential to upgrade Illini fortunes on the football field. Illinisports discusses the individual signees and their possible impact for the future in this second of two articles.
February 3, 2006

Wilkins Visits Notre Dame

Marques Wilkns of MacArthur high school (Decatur, Ill.) is a player that Notre Dame had serious interest in before he committed to Illinois. Now that recruiting is starting to shake out, Notre Dame might have a scholarship available for Wilkins, but is he still interested in the Irish?
October 21, 2005

Weekend High School Football Roundup

The high school football season started in Illinois on Friday evening with many interesting matchups for Illini fans. Read this High School Football round up to see how Illinois Commitments and Recruits fared in the first weekend of their high school season. Players with updates include Illinois commits Isiah Williams, Marques Wilkins, Chris James, and Garrett Edwards.
August 28, 2005

ScoutTV Presents - Illinois Commitment

Marques Wilkins, a 6-foot-1, 190-pound, wide receiver, from Decatur (Ill.) MacArthur has given Illinois his verbal commitment. Wilkins, a four-star recruit and #27 prospect overall in the Midwest, according to, shows on film that he'll be well worth the price of admission in Champaign.
July 6, 2005