Posted On: 12/9/19 8:44 PM

Monday night PrepHoopsIllinois took in some action from Bolingbrook High School as the Raiders hosted Stagg.  Bolingbrook is so balanced.  With their guard play and defense they controlled the game from the beginning.  They won 82-57.  Here are our 5 Takeaways: Bolingbrook vs Stagg.


Bolingbrook D and Transition Game

The Raiders are a full court pressuring team that creates turnovers and nets them into points on the other end of the floor.  It was absolutely relentless all game long and there wasn’t much that Stagg could do with it.  Bolingbrook has too much speed and active hands getting deflections and steals all over the court.  Then they do a great job of throwing outlets to teammates running to the hoop at the other end of the floor.  It was a clinic on defensive pressure by Rob Brost’s group on Monday.


Darius Burford Impact Get for Elon

Bolingbrook has one star D1 senior this year in Darius Burford.  The athletic and powerful combo guard showcased some of what makes him a quality get for Elon at the next level on Monday night.  He fits Bolingbrook’s style to perfection with his ability to get out and run!  Finishes in transition

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