Illini basketball’s top target makes decision

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Mark Smith chooses Illini

UPDATE: 6:26 PM, Wednesday, 4/26/17

EDWARDSVILLE — Mark Smith is coming to Illinois. The U of I’s top basketball recruiting target announced his choice today. Smith is a Mr. Basketball Ward winner.

Original: 3:41 PM, Wednesday, 4/26/17

EDWARDSVILLE — Illinois basketball’s top recruiting target, Edwardsville senior guard Mark Smith, will announce his college choice and sign his National Letter of Intent at 6:00 pm.  

The Illini are in the mix for the state’s Mr. Basketball Award winner, who averaged nearly 22 points, eight rebounds and eight assists per game this season.  

You can WATCH LIVE as Smith makes his decision between a dozen offers including Illinois, Michigan State, Kentucky and Ohio State.     

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