Elijah Thomas is one of the most coveted high school basketball players in the Class of 2015.
And in roughly seven weeks, the Texas native plans to officially visit Illinois.
CHAMPAIGN — Bring up Kendrick Nunn to the Illinois coaching staff and “competitor” is the common response.
That Nunn hasn’t been able to fully participate with his teammates this summer during the eight-week practice allotment has been particularly troublesome for him.
During his five years at Illinois, Joseph Bertrand was a regular on the highlight reels and became just as well-known for his off-the-court humor during his last couple of seasons. Later this month, the 6-foot-6 swingman will leave Champaign and head to Luxembourg, playing professionally for BBC Arantia Larochette of the Luxembourg Total League.
Despite a demanding summer schedule of classes, individual workouts, team practices and weight room sessions, Malcolm Hill said he has had plenty of downtime.
In fact, he’s going to a concert Saturday with his mom to see Drake and Lil’ Wayne in Indianapolis.