Class of 2017 Wellington High School (FL) standout Trent Frazier has now committed to play his college basketball for head coach John Groce and the University of Illinois.
Frazier, a 6’2 guard, committed at the conclusion of his official visit to the Illinois campus. Illinois had long been considered the leader for Frazier.
Frazier selected Illinois over the likes of Georgia, Memphis Seton Hall, VCU and SMU to name a few. Frazier showed strong offensive skills throughout the spring and summer and saw his stock rise to top 100 prospect.
Frazier joins a 2017 Illinois recruiting class that also includes Jeremiah Tilmon (East St. Louis), Da’Monte Williams (Peoria Manual) and Jovan Pickett (Belleville East).
The University of Illinois is set to host class of 2017 Wellington High School (FL) standout Trent Frazier on an official visit this weekend.
Frazier, a 6’2 guard, is very high on the Illini and also has Georgia, Memphis, Seton Hall, VCU, SMU, Kansas State and Rhode Island among his finalists. He recently wrapped up a visit to Georgia.
Jeremiah Tilmon (East St. Louis), Da’Monte Williams (Peoria Manual) and Jovan Pickett (Belleville East) are already verballed into the 2017 recruiting class for Illinois. Frazier would add another scorer and ball-handler to the group.
Frazier appears to be quite enthusiastic about getting to Champaign.
Wayyyyyyyy to excited/pumped for this opportunity!! Cannot wait to land in champaign 48 hours need to fly by quickly !!
East St. Louis, Illinois native Jeremiah Tilmon has decided to transfer from prep school powerhouse The La Lumiere School (IN).
Tilmon, a 6’10 post, is a five-star class of 2017 recruit who is already verbally committed to play for John Groce and the University of Illinois.
Tilmon is headed back home to play for East St. Louis High School.
Tilmon back at East St. Louis, will create a vibrant race for the Illinois Mr. Basketball Award between Tilmon, and Jordan Goodwin (Belleville Althoff). Goodwin committed to St. Louis last week. Tilmon and Goodwin played together on the Nike EYBL circuit with the St. Louis Eagles.
Thank you, Jeremiah Tilmon, for all of your contributions to the LaLu community. We wish you well moving forward!! #LaLuFamily