Posted On: 05/2/21 6:00 AM

Prep Hoops Live was one of the biggest events in the country this spring.  It featured tons of talent from Illinois and around the nation.  Here we dive into the Illinois rising junior prospects that impressed in Prep Hoops Live: Top Illinois 2023 Performers Pt 1!

 

Darien Singleton Darien Singleton 5'11" | PG Mascoutah | 2023 State IL (Illinois Bears)

Beep, Beep!  Singleton is so fast with it in the open floor zooming past defenders.  Excellent burst with it in his hands getting to the rim and is an active on ball defender that creates turnovers.  More than handled playing up on the 17U level for the Illinois Bears.  Mascoutah PG is one to track heading into his junior campaign!

 

Zion Oliver (Chicago Demons)

Oliver put his name on our radar with a strong performance for the Chicago Demons.  Got to the rim and the foul line with burst off the bounce.  Also has a nice mid-range jumper.

 

Keon Alexander Keon Alexander 6'6" | PF Bolingbrook | 2023 State IL (Illinois Hoopstars Wilder)

Alexander continues to impress this spring on the PHC.  The Bolingbrook 6’7” power forward is a lefty that has a lot of toughness and the skill is starting to accelerate at a rapid pace.  Very good rebounder in traffic with

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