Posted On: 01/18/20 1:20 PM

We caught a matchup between Palatine and Willowbrook on Saturday at the Lake Zurich Tournament.  This game featured an intriguing 2021 post in Palatine’s Julian Campbell along with one of the better small college point guard prospects in the state in Willowbrook’s Everett Stubblefield.  Palatine controlled the game throughout winning by a final of 67-55.  Here are our 5 Takeaways: Palatine vs Willowbrook!

 

Julian Campbell Displays Versatile Offensive Game

This was our second time this season checking out Palatine and their 6’7” big bodied center Julian Campbell.  The junior post has a wide body which creates space on the interior.  Campbell is a skilled guy though too.  He hit a pair of threes and several mid-range jumpers in this game.  The aspect that we liked was he didn’t live and die with that though like we had seen earlier in his career.  Finished well around the hoop with hook shots, and-1s, put backs, spin moves, and converting dump offs.  Not the best athlete and doesn’t have much lift at this stage.  Did run the floor hard for one bucket.  Quality area rebounder that did a nice job grabbing boards on both ends.  Campbell finished with 24 points and 10

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