Posted On: 05/16/20 6:00 AM

As we start to look ahead to next season we wanted to identify teams that we think are on the rise heading into next year.  Everyone knows the CPS powers will be contenders come March like always, but these 25 programs from around the state are ones to watch that could be even better than this year.  Here are our Teams on the Rise for 2020-2021 Part 3!



This is a sneaky good team next year in southern Illinois.  The key for them is 2022 point guard Justin King.  The smooth rising junior keeps seeing his stock rise each time we see him play.  Makes plays for himself and others.  Braden Bryant is a two guard to watch in the 2021 class.






One of the better inside-outside combos in the state here.  Both are 2021s.  On the perimeter you have Drake commit Conor Enright.  He is a high IQ point guard with zip on his passes.  Also a sound shooter.  Works well in the pick and roll game.  He is complimented perfectly by his interior

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