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Posted On: 11/24/20 6:00 AM

Prep Hoops Illinois dives into what we saw from a variety of events during the fall months.  We saw tons of basketball over the last few months and now we recap that.  Check out our Fall 2023 New Names to Emerge: Part 1!


Nik PolonowskiNikPolonowski6'6" | PFLyons | 2023StateIL (Lyons)

Event: Breakaway Scrimmage

Intrigued by this big man from Lyons.  At 6’6” this post displayed a really nice mid-range game connecting from 15-18 feet at a high clip and then being able to extend it to beyond the arc on one occasion.  Handled it some in the open floor and flashed athleticism on the defensive end.


Daniel JohnsonDanielJohnson6'4" | SFWhitney Young | 2023StateIL (Whitney Young)

Event: Stealth Final Runs 2023

Johnson is an intriguing prospect at 6’4”.  The forward from Whitney Young has a lot of projectability with his length and frame.  Solid rebounder with a quick second jump.  Struggled finishing in the paint throughout the event.  Runs the floor well.  Upside player to track!


Lierre CollierLierreCollier6'1" | PGMarist | 2023StateIL (Marist)

Event: Stealth Final Runs 2023

In an event where it is hard to stand out defensively that is exactly what Collier did.  Put his name on our radar with his in your

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