Recruiting Wrap

Recruiting Wrap

A few other thoughts on Mammen

While Cameron Mammen will most likely need to play at an elevated level the rest of the season to pick up a scholarship offer from Illinois or another Big Ten school, the Urbana (Ill.) High School senior quarterback is certainly a key catalyst to the Tigers' 4-1 start.

Weekend Wrap — Foster carries Richwoods to win

Every week during the prep football season, IlliniHQ will give a wrap-up of how Illini commits and targets fared during the previous weekend's games. Here are a few notes from week 5.

Interest in Urbana's Mammen picking up

If Illinois football head coach Tim Beckman wants an updated scouting report on Urbana (Ill.) High School senior quarterback Cameron Mammen, all he has to do is ask his youngest son.

Trio of Florida teammates have interest in Illinois

Bob Head probably had mixed emotions watching last Saturday's Illinois-Charleston Southern football game.

Head, in his eighth season leading the Olympia (Fla.) High School football team in Orlando, was an assistant for two seasons at Charleston Southern in 2003 and 2004 prior to becoming the Titans' head coach.

Hill on Nunn's commitment: 'I got real excited'

September is shaping up to be one of the more promising months in some time for the Illinois basketball program on the recruiting front.

Three juniors to keep an eye on

With recruiting, it's never too early to look ahead at future prospects.

Weekend Wrap — Dawkins pulls through for Trinity


Every week during the prep football season, IlliniHQ will give a wrap-up of how Illini commits and targets fared during the previous weekend's games. Here are a few notes from week 4.



THE COMMITS

AARON BAILEY and Bolingbrook (Ill.) High School ran its record to 4-0 after a 44-12 pasting of Joliet West (Ill.) High School on Saturday afternoon in Joliet.

How Beckman's Class of 2013 stacks up

The Illinois football team's defense got torched and the offense didn't look any better in the desert of Tempe, Ariz., last Saturday night during the Illini's 45-14 loss.

Is help on the way?

Nunn set for weekend visit

Read what you want into the following statement.

"It was the way the schedule best fit in," Melvin Nunn said, "and it's our state school."

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