Posted On: 11/5/20 6:00 AM

Who are the best back courts in the state of Illinois?  Prep Hoops Illinois take a look at some of the top ones right here that will be impactful in high school and project as college prospects!


  1. Ahamad BynumAhamadBynum6'2" | SGSimeon | 2021State#94NationIL, Isaiah BarnesIsaiahBarnes6'5" | SGSimeon | 2021State#139NationIL, Jaylen DraneJaylenDrane6'3" | PGSimeon | 2022State#112NationIL, Avyion MorrisAvyionMorris5'7" | PGSimeon | 2022StateIL, Fred PooleFredPoole6'3" | SGSimeon | 2021StateIL, Jalen GriffithJalenGriffith5'9" | PGSimeon | 2023StateIL, JayQuan AdamsJayQuanAdams6'4" | SGSimeon | 2022StateIL (Simeon)

The depth and star power here is ridiculous!  Four prospects ranked in the top 10 across three classes.


  1. Anthony SaylesAnthonySayles6'2" | PGNiles Notre Dame | 2021State#167NationIL, Louis LesmondLouisLesmond6'5" | SFNiles Notre Dame | 2021State#163NationIL, Sonny WilliamsSonnyWilliams6'0" | PGNiles Notre Dame | 2023StateIL (Niles Notre Dame)

A trio of highly ranked prospects.  Sayles and Williams will complement each other sharing ball handling duties while Lesmond will let it fly from deep.


  1. Isaiah HoldenIsaiahHolden5'10" | PGEvanston | 2021StateIL, Blake PetersBlakePeters6'1" | SGEvanston | 2021StateIL, Elijah BullElijahBull5'10" | PGEvanston | 2021StateIL, Daeshawn HemphillDaeshawnHemphill6'2" | SGEvanston | 2021StateIL (Evanston)

If this group kept Jaylin Gibson who transferred out of state it might have been #1.  No one has more wins that this group!


  1. Darrion JonesDarrionJones6'0" | PGBogan | 2021StateIL, Jalen HoustonJalenHouston6'0" | PGHyde Park | 2021NC, Yarell GreerYarellGreer5'9" | PGBogan | 2023OH (Bogan)

Jones and Houston are two of the

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