Posted On: 02/10/21 3:00 PM

It is go time for 2022 prospects across the state to make noise heading into the spring during this shortened high school basketball season.  PHI takes a look at the best junior performances we saw in Week 1: Junior Gems!


Jalen QuinnJalenQuinn6'3" | PGTuscola | 2022State#196NationIL (Tuscola – 2022)

We saw Quinn play twice during the opening week and a half of the season.  The 6’3” lefty point guard displayed most areas of his game very well.  In the first game he was more of a distributor netting 18 points and 6 dimes in a blow out win.  His ability to dish off a live dribble is very impressive for a young prospect.  The second game he ripped off 17 of his game high 32 points in the first quarter with a dominant showing.  He did pretty much whatever he wanted.  Shifty takes off the bounce where he scored at will and got to the foul line.  Also grabbed 12 rebounds and got the biggest stop of the game defensively to seal the win.  Jumper has been streaky early on this year, but we saw him shoot it well this fall in the Illinois Wolves workouts so we know it is

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