Video Illini G Brandon Paul Exclusive



By Paul M. Banks

Illini freshman guard Brandon Paul is a consensus Top 50 recruit. His final year of prep ball he averaged 19.8 points, 7.3 rebounds and 3.0 steals as a senior, leading Warren (Gurnee) to the IHSA sectional finals. The 2009 Illinois Mr. Basketball, the 10th Mr. Basketball to play for the Illini, and the first since 2002 recipient Dee Brown was a consensus first-team All-State pick as a senior by the Associated Press. Paul is also ranked No. 49 on the recruiting services consensus index, including No. 35 by Prep Stars and No. 42 by

His TSB exclusive video interview is below

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  1. Charley Davis says

    By the time BP is a junior he is going to be a superstar.

    There were McColley and Klee sightings in that media day clip.

  2. Very observant on the background

    What’s the latest on Crandall Head? and his injury? we’ll need him to be 100% to make this team bad ass in 2011-12

  3. The Illini’s early schedule (SIU-Edwardsivlle, Presbyterian, etc) definitely lends itself to giving the freshmen a great chance to get their feet wet

  4. Charley Davis says

    Crandall may not be able to play his senior season. He was at the exhibition game tonight and will sign his LOI Wednesday along with Richmond and Leonard.

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