Posted On: 09/10/21 6:00 AM

Who are the premier prospects in the Illinois 2022 class at the shooting guard and small forward spot?  We break it down right here in Top Illinois 2022 Wings!

 

Jaden Schutt Jaden Schutt 6'5" | SG Yorkville Christian | 2022 State #90 Nation IL (Yorkville Christian)

Current Ranking: #1

The recent Duke commit takes over the top spot in the overall rankings with his play for the Illinois Wolves during the summer.  Elite shot maker that hits them off the catch, flairs, one dribble pull ups, curls, etc.  More than just a top notch sniper he can break down his opponents off the bounce and plays above the rim in transition.

 

Ben VanderWal Ben VanderWal 6'5" | SF Timothy Christian | 2022 State #237 Nation IL (Timothy Christian)

Current Ranking: #7

VanderWal is a Furman commit that has been one of the most consistent performers over the last six months through the spring and summer.  Big wing at about 6’7” with one of the top three point strokes in the class.  He has greatly improved his driving game and play in transition.

 

Justin Mullins Justin Mullins 6'5" | SF Oak Park-River Forest | 2022 State IL (OPRF)

Current Ranking: #13

Ultimate utility wing here.  Mullins does a little bit of everything for his team.  Known mostly as a slasher and open floor player which is traditionally where he has

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