Boys From Illinois Playing Division I College Basketball: 2020-21

This is a list of all Division I men’s basketball players in 2020-21 that played basketball at an Illinois high school, including players who transferred out of state before graduating.

In total, there are 232 players on this list. Here is the list of DI women’s players from Illinois high schools, as well as the DII men‘s list. For additions or corrections, please reach out to rudnik.jakub@gmail.com or @jakubrudnik on Twitter.

High SchoolPlayer NameCollege
Agape ChristianWill KellerSouthern Illinois
AllemanAndrew BarrettDrake
Althoff CatholicJordan GoodwinSaint Louis
AltonDonovan ClayValparaiso
AndrewEvan YerkesMissouri
AntiochDaniel FilipponeNorthern Illinois
Aurora Christian SchoolJake WolfeLipscomb
BarringtonTristen BeckerPresbyterian
Barrington (3) / Brewster Academy (N.H.)Rapolas IvanauskasCincinnati
Barrington / Standard of Excellence AcademyChris LesterNew Hampshire
BataviaJayden JohnsonIllinois State
Belleville EastJavon PickettMissouri
Belleville WestMalachi SmithChattanooga
Belleville WestE.J. LiddellOhio State
Benet AcademyJason MalongaDePaul
BloomDante Maddox Jr.Cal State-Fullerton
BloomDonovan NewbyMilwaukee
BloomMartice MitchellMinnesota
Bloom Keshawn WilliamsTulsa
Bloom (1) / Marian Catholic (3)Austin RichieTulsa
Bloom (1) / Plainfield East (3)Christian ShumateTulsa
BloomingtonColton SandageWestern Illinois
Bloomington Central CatholicJake BaughmanLoyola
BoganRashaun AgeeNew Mexico State
Bogan (2) / Homewood-Flossmoor (2)Kyndall DavisLong Island
BolingbrookJoseph YesufuDrake
BolingbrookDarius BurfordElon
BolingbrookTyler CochranNorthern Illinois
BolingbrookNana AkentenSEMO
Bolingbrook (2) / Nazareth (2)Kaleb ThorntonNorthern Illinois
Bradley-BourbonnaisMicah BradfordSouthern
Brother Rice (2) / Crete-Monee (2)Marquise KennedyLoyola
Brother Rice HighConor GlennonMemphis
Buffalo GroveTyler FrickeValparaiso
Butler College PrepMarvin Nesbitt Jr.UMKC
CahokiaThomas BellNorth Texas
CarbondaleKani AcreeBall State
CarbondaleDarius BeaneNorthern Illinois
Cary-GroveFrank JakubicekBelmont
CentennialKamron ReavesFlorida A&M
Champaign CentralNick FinkeArmy
Champaign CentralJonte ColemanUT-Martin
Champaign CentralTim FinkeWright State
CharlestonIsaac MillerEastern Illinois
Chicago Lab SchoolsJameel AlausaYale
CollinsvilleRay'Sean TaylorSIUE
ConantJimmy SotosOhio State
ConantRyan DavisVermont
CorlissGeorge Conditt IVIowa State
Crete-MoneeMalik HardmonAlcorn State
Crete-MoneeDwayne Rose Jr.Detroit Mercy
Crystal Lake CentralAlex TimmermanBucknell
Curie Devin GageFresno State
Curie Dajuan GordonKansas State
Curie Elijah JoinerTulsa
CurieTreavon MartinUIC
CurieRamean HintonWestern Illinois
Curie (1) / Marist (3)Maurice CommanderUIC
DanvilleKendle MooreColorado State
De La SalleGeorge Willborn IIIUC-Riverside
De La Salle (1) / Carl SandburgBarlow Alleruzzo IVEastern Illinois
DeerfieldBrandon LiebIllinois
DePaul College PrepPerry CowanBrown
DePaul College PrepSpencer CodyXavier
Downers Grove NorthSemaj HendersonJacksonville State
East St. LouisJeremiah TilmonMissouri
East St. LouisJoe ReeceOld Dominion
East St. LouisTerrence Hargrove Jr.Saint Louis
EdwardsvilleMark SmithMissouri
EdwardsvilleJackson BestSIUE
EvanstonElyjah WilliamsFarleigh Dickinson
EvanstonNojel EasternHoward
EvanstonLance JonesSouthern Illinois
Evanston (1) / Whitney Young (3)Malcolm TownselHoly Cross
FarragutKawanise Wilkins
Western Michigan
FenwickNicolas HobbsIowa
FenwickMike SmithMichigan
FisherZach GriffithIllinois
GeneseoIsaiah RiveraColorado State
GenevaLoudon LoveWright State
Glenbard WestEvan TaylorLehigh
Glenbrook SouthDom MartinelliNorthwestern
GuilfordNik StadelmanIllinois State
GuilfordJack HolmstromMonmouth
HampshireNick EricksonJacksonville
HillcrestBobby HarveyIUPUI
HillcrestMarcus GarrettMorehead State
Hinsdale CentralRyan IsaacsonMerrimack
Hinsdale CentralJack HoibergMichigan State
Hinsdale SouthZion GriffinUIC
Homewood-Flossmoor (2) / Marian Catholic (2)RJ OgomCollege of Charleston
Homewood-FlossmoorDestin BarnesUC-Santa Barbara
Hope AcademyJavion MaySam Houston State
Hyde ParkAnthony CameronLamar
JacobsCameron KrutwigLoyola
Joliet WestJamere HillToledo
Joliet WestTeyvion KirkUIC
Kenwood (1) / Homewood-Flossmoor (3)Cameron BowlesNorth Carolina Central
KenwoodBryson LangdonNorthern Kentucky
Kenwood (3) / North Lawndale (1)Manny PattersonSEMO
KenwoodR.J. McGeeTulane
Kenwood (2) / King (2)Zion MorganValparaiso
KenwoodNick RobinsonValparaiso
Kenwood (1) / Ann Arbor PioneerKasean PryorBoise State
Lake ForestLorenzo EdwardsCollege of Charleston
Lake ForestDane QuestTennessee Tech
Lake Forest AcademyChris HarrisSEMO
LanphierXavier BishopMontana State
LarkinJalen ShawSt. Bonaventure
Latin SchoolMax WilliamsDePaul
LemontNate FergusonDrake
LemontPJ PipesGreen Bay
Leo Catholic (2) / Urban Prep-Englewood (2)Fred Cleveland Jr.North Carolina A&T
LibertyvilleJackson WatsonBowling Green
LibertyvilleDew PetersonUSC
LincolnJermaine HamlinIllinois
Lincoln ParkTerrence Shannon Jr.Texas Tech
Lincoln-Way EastSam ShaferAlbany
Loyola AcademyJordan KwiecinskiDrake
Loyola AcademyBennett KwiecinskiSiena
Loyola AcademyConnor BarrettValparaiso
Mahomet-SeymourGrant ColemanMilwaukee
Maine SouthTommy GardinerMarquette
ManualA.J. YoungmanIdaho
ManualDa'Monte WilliamsIllinois
Marian CatholicAhron UlisIowa
MaristJustin BrownWagner
Marist / Kenwood / Morgan ParkSeryee LewisKansas State
MarshallJadon WallaceEastern Illinois
MarshallJosiah WallaceEastern Illinois
Matea Valley / Sunrise Christian Academy (Kan.)Malik HallMichigan State
MattoonDrake JeffriesWyoming
MetamoraThomas HallBradley
Metea ValleyEthan HelwigMerrimack
Midwest CentralJake WeyhrichWestern Illinois
MolineJeffrey Pizano-McInnisCollege of Charleston
MolineDeonte BillupsFort Wayne
Montini CatholicLuke MorrillValparaiso
Morgan ParkCharlie MooreDePaul
Morgan Park / BoganKenyon DulingNorth Carolina A&T
Morgan ParkLenell HenryPrairie View A&M
Morgan ParkNimari BurnettTexas Tech
Morgan ParkTamell PearsonWestern Illinois
Morgan ParkCameron BurrellWestern Illinois
Morgan ParkMarcus Watson Jr.Western Illinois
Morgan Park (3) / Peoria Manual (1)Adam MillerIllinois
Morgan Park (3) / Westinghouse (1)Ayo DosunmuIllinois
Morgan Park / Hales FranciscanAustin TriceOld Dominion
Naperville CentralChris ConwayOakland
Naperville NorthTom WelchLoyola
Neuqua ValleyNathan ScottNorthern Illinois
New TrierSamuel SilversteinHarvard
New TrierCiaran BrayboyHarvard
New TrierGriffin RyanPenn
Newman Central CatholicDevon HouseUMKC
Niles NorthDemarion Bariffe-SmithJackson State
Niles North Aquan SmartMaryland
Niles NorthDamaria FranklinTennessee Tech
NormalC.J. WilbournMilwaukee
North LawndaleCarlos HinesNorthern Kentucky
Notre Dame (Niles)Dusan MahorcicIllinois State
Notre Dame (Niles)Jeamreil WilsonLehigh
Notre Dame (Niles)Anthony D'AvanzoSouthern Illinois
O'FallonJalen HodgeJames Madison
Oak ForestJayson KentBradley
Oak LawnSami OsmaniCreighton
OkawvilleNoah FrederkingEvansville
OrrSherif KenneyLa Salle
Orr (1) / Marian Catholic (3)Chase AdamsPortland
OrrTujautae WilliamsTennessee Tech
Orr (1) / Bogan (3)Greg OutlawCentral Connecticut State
OswegoDylan EnglerCitadel
Oswego EastRayJ DennisBoise State
PekinJustin TaphornWisconsin
Plainfield EastElyjah WilliamsIUPUI
ProspectMichael RitchieMiami (OH)
ProsserDarnell Latham Jr.Southern Utah
Proviso EastQuinlan BennettLamar
Proviso EastTy ChisomSouth Dakota
Rich CentralCamron GreerDayton
Rich SouthMalk OsborneFlorida State
Richmond-BurtonJoey St. PierreMilwaukee
Riverside-Brookfield (1) / Whitney Young (2) / De La Salle (1)Skyler NashVermont
Rockford LutheranKenny StrawbridgeAlabama State
RomeovilleDestin WhitakerFresno State
Romeoville (1) / Joliet West (3)Eddie CrealSt. Bonaventure
RomeovilleDeandre HeckardStephan F Austin
Saint ViatorJeremiah HernandezKent State
Saint ViatorConnor KocheraWilliam & Mary
Saint ViatorTrey CalvinWright State
SandburgSami IsmailLoyola
ShelbyvilleMalcolm MillerIllinois State
SimeonBen Coupet Jr.Little Rock
SimeonJosh ThomasMilwaukee
SimeonEvan Gilyard IINew Mexico State
SimeonMessiah JonesWofford
Simeon (1)Zion YoungOakland
Simeon (1) / Shadow Mountain (AZ - 1) Kenwood (2)Antonio ReevesIllinois State
Simeon (1) / St. Laurence (3)Jeremiah WilliamsTemple
Simeon (1) / St. Patrick (3)Xavier PinsonMissouri
South ElginTyler HankinsCentral Michigan
St. Charles NorthConnor LinkeBradley
St. IgnatiusCarter HigginbottomWisconsin
St. RitaConnor ServenIllinois
St. RitaJeremiah OdenWyoming
StevensonJustin SmithArkansas
StevensonWillie HerentonMiami (FL)
StevensonEric ZalewskiNorthwestern
StreamwoodKeenon ColeNorthern Illinois
Thornton / Thea Bowman Leadership AcademyBrandon JohnsonMinnesota
Thornton / WillowbrookAlonzo Verge Jr.Arizona State
Thornton Fractional NorthChris JohnsonNorthern Illinois
UnitedTray BuchananSouth Dakota State
Uplift Markese JacobsDePaul
Uplift (2) / Morton (2)Detalian BrownNorth Alabama
Uplift Demarius JacobsSaint Louis
UrbanaBryson TatumMiami (OH)
UrbanaChris CrossSouthern Illinois
Von SteubenRafael Cruz Jr.Western Michigan
WesclinBrandon CourtneySaint Louis
West ChicagoTaj BibbsColumbia
WestinghouseCoreyoun RushinChicago State
WestinghouseDevin DavisCreighton
Whitney YoungMyles BakerCentral Connecticut State
Whitney Young (2) / Foreman (2)Craig BeaudionCleveland State
Whitney Young / SetonJavon Freeman-LibertyDePaul
Whitney YoungLucas WilliamsonLoyola
Whitney YoungXavier CastanedaSouth Florida
Whitney YoungJake KosakowskiUC-San Diego
Whitney Young / FenwickDJ StewardDuke
YorkNate ShockeyNorth Dakota
Yorkville ChristianMicah SchnydersEastern Illinois

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