The Illinois basketball team plans to land talented five-star guard Paul McNeill Jr.
McNeill Jr. has taken a big step in deciding where his college basketball position will be in the coming years. McNeil Jr., a 6-foot-6, 185-pound shooting guard, transferred to Prolific Prep in July from Rockingham, North Carolina.
On August 11, McNeil Jr. was presented by Illini To go along with the interests of UCLA, USC, North Carolina and Tennessee to name a few.
McNeill Jr. tweeted: “Blessed to be accepted for my class from the University of Illinois.
At press time, the tweet had 37 retweets and 215 likes, making it a hit for McNeil Jr.
Paul McNeil Jr. is a talented target for the Illinois basketball program.
McNeill Jr. has seen its stock rise over the past several years. His in June Recruiting really started with tons of calls and texts from coaches all over the country.
While McNeil is aware of the rewards coming his way, he understands that focusing on improving his game and being the best player possible is more prominent than the constant media attention.
“That was constantly blowing up. It stops for a second or two and then it’s back to it. … I was taking so many calls that I couldn’t really be at work,” McNeil told the Fayetteville Observer.
When he transferred to Prolific Prep in July, McNeil Jr It is reflected in the next steps in the recruitment process And how excited he is to play with some of the best in the nation.
“I’m excited and I think it’s going to help prepare me for college,” McNeil Jr. told the Richmond Observer. This allows me to support my family and improve myself as a basketball player and person.
McNeil Jr.’s recruiting process will be one to watch in the coming years. Check out his summer highlights below.
For Illinois, with that in mind, a commitment from McNeil Jr. would be huge. Coleman Hawkins He comes from a prolific prep school and is slowly blossoming into a player that Illini Nation thought could become him.