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Posted On: 12/27/20 6:00 AM

Throughout the winter we will check in with the top junior prospects to get the latest on where their recruitments stand.  Here we chat with several of the top prospects in the state in our Illinois 2022 Recruiting Notebook!


Kyle ThomasKyleThomas6'9" | CSt. Joseph's | 2022State#89NationIL (St. Joseph)

Thomas is the highest ranked center in the 2022 class.  Currently he holds offers from Illinois, Nebraska, Western Illinois, and most recently Arizona.  Other schools that are in the most communication include Indiana, Florida Atlantic, Ohio State, Toledo, Purdue, Miami (OH), Tulsa, Virginia Tech, Iowa, Notre Dame, and Michigan.






Robbie AvilaRobbieAvila6'8" | PFOak Forest | 2022State#130NationIL (Oak Forest)

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This skilled power forward is one of the top passers in the state regardless of position and has a skilled scoring game to go with it.  On the recruiting trail he tells PHI he holds offers from Cleveland State, Toldeo, DePaul, Loyola, and Southern Illinois.  Other programs that are recruiting him are Purdue, Tulsa, NC State, Belmont, Elon, and Virginia Tech.  He has conducted Zoom visits with both Southern Illinois

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