Men’s Players From Illinois in the 2021 Transfer Portal

The 2021 transfer portal has been the most active to date, with more than 1,250 Division-I players looking for a new school, according to Verbal Commits.

Of those players, at least 57 played at an Illinois high school and they’re listed below. As of April 12, 13 of the players had committed to a new school.

2021 Transfer Portal Breakdown by High School Class:

  • 2020: 13
  • 2019: 15
  • 2018: 11
  • 2017: 15
  • 2016: 3

Editor’s note: Last updated on April 12, 2021.

PlayerPositionHigh School (Graduated)HS Class2020-21 College2021-22 College
Donovan ClaySGAlton2019ValparaisoMissouri State
Daniel FilipponePGAntioch2019Northern IllinoisUndecided
Jake WolfeSGAurora Christian2018LipscombUndecided
Martice MitchellCBloom2020MinnesotaUndecided
Keshawn WilliamsPGBloom2020TulsaNorthern Illinois
Austin RichieSFBloom2018TulsaUndecided
Christian ShumateSFBloom2020TulsaUndecided
Rashaun AgeePFBogan2019New Mexico StateUndecided
Joseph YesufuPGBolingbrook2019DrakeKansas
Tyler CochranPGBolingbrook2019Northern IllinoisUndecided
Dwayne Rose Jr.SGCrete-Monee2017Detroit MercyUndecided
Devin GagePGCurie2016Fresno StateUndecided
Dajuan GordonSGCurie2019Kansas StateMissouri
Elijah JoinerPGCurie2017TulsaIona
Treavon MartinPFCurie2018UICUndecided
Joe ReecePFEast St. Louis2018Old DominionUndecided
Mark SmithPGEdwardsville2017MissouriKansas State
Elyjah WilliamsPFEvanston2017Farleigh DickinsonNorthwestern
Kawanise WilkinsSFFarragut2017Western MichiganUndecided
Nick EricksonSFHampshire2020JacksonvilleUndecided
Jack HoibergPGHinsdale Central2017Michigan StateUT Arlington
Cameron BowlesSFKenwood2017North Carolina CentralUndecided
Nick RobinsonSGKenwood2016ValparaisoUndecided
Lorenzo EdwardsPFLake Forest2016College of CharlestonUndecided
Oliver-Maxence ProsperPFLake Forest Academy2020ClemsonUndecided
Jalen ShawCLarkin2018St. BonaventureUndecided
P.J. PipesPGLemont2017Green BaySanta Clara
Fred Cleveland Jr.PGLeo2019North Carolina A&TUndecided
Bennett KwiecinskiPFLoyola Academy2020SienaUndecided
Grant ColemanPFMahomet-Seymour 2020MilwaukeeUndecided
A.J. Youngman SGManual2017IdahoUndecided
Jadon WallacePGMarshall2020Eastern IllinoisKaskaskia College
Ethan HelwigSGMetea Valley2019MerrimackUndecided
Jeffrey Pizano-McInnis SGMoline2019College of CharlestonUndecided
Adam MillerSGMorgan Park2020IllinoisUndecided
Lenell HenryPFMorgan Park2017Prairie View A&MUndecided
Marcus Watson Jr.PGMorgan Park2020Western IllinoisUndecided
Nimari BurnettSGMorgan Park*2020Texas TechAlabama
Nathan ScottPFNeuqua Valley2017Northern IllinoisUndecided
Damaria FranklinSGNiles North2018Tennessee TechUndecided
Demarion Bariffe-SmithSFNiles North2018Jackson StateUndecided
Aquan SmartPGNiles North2020MarylandUndecided
C.J. WilbournPFNormal2019MilwaukeeUndecided
Chase AdamsPGOrr2019PortlandUndecided
Tujautae WilliamsSGOrr2019Tennessee TechUndecided
RayJ DennisPGOswego East2019Boise StateUndecided
Quinlan BennettSGProviso East2018LamarWestern Illinois
Ty ChisomSGProviso East2017South DakotaUndecided
Keenon ColePFStreamwood2019Northern IllinoisUndecided
Tray BuchananSGUnited2017South Dakota StateUndecided
Demarius JacobsSGUplift2018Saint LouisUndecided
Rafael Cruz Jr.PGVon Steuben2017Western MichiganUndecided
Taj Bibbs PGWest Chicago2017ColumbiaHoward
Myles BakerSGWhitney Young2019Central Connecticut StateUndecided
Xavier PinsonPGWhitney Young2018MissouriLSU
Xavier CastanedaPGWhitney Young2018South FloridaAkron
Nate ShockeyPGYork2020North DakotaUndecided